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After postponing an early morning decision until 10:30 a.m., Rugby World Cup organizers on Sunday announced that a climactic Pool A clash between Japan and Scotland will take place as scheduled at International Stadium Yokohama.

The match had come under threat in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis as strong winds and heavy rains battered much of Kanagawa Prefecture. Had the match been canceled, the result would have been declared a 0-0 draw and Japan would have advanced to its first-ever quarterfinals — at Scotland’s expense.

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