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Japan coach Jamie Joseph named his team Thursday for the Brave Blossoms’ first test of the year and the first of just four games before the Rugby World Cup kicks off in September.

Pieter “Lappies” Labuschagne, James Moore and Yusuke Kizu are all set to win their first caps as the World Cup hosts take on Fiji at Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium on Saturday in the opening round of the Pacific Nations Cup.

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