Cheer song 'Daenzakura' unites players, fans

Rugby Jul 20, 2019

Cheer song 'Daenzakura' unites players, fans

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

Music and sports are completely different fields. There are many situations, however, where their paths cross. Often it's music and songs that help cheer up fans and teams and allow supporters to develop strong bonds with the players and each other. Singing "Take Me Out ...

Brave Blossoms unveil new uniforms

Rugby Jul 4, 2019

Brave Blossoms unveil new uniforms

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The Japan Rugby Football Union revealed the new jersey for its national team, which could help the Brave Blossoms achieve a feat at the upcoming Rugby World Cup on home soil, on Thursday. [video_embed number="1"] While the basic white and red design remained the same from ...

Rugby World Cup trophy arrives in Japan for three-month tour

Rugby Jun 11, 2019

Rugby World Cup trophy arrives in Japan for three-month tour

The trophy for this year's Rugby World Cup arrived in Japan on Monday ahead of a three-month tour around the country. The Webb Ellis Cup landed at Narita airport after traveling more than 300,000 km around the globe on the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour. It ...