Webb Ellis Cup trophy tour makes stop at Mount Fuji

Rugby Aug 27, 2019

Webb Ellis Cup trophy tour makes stop at Mount Fuji

The Webb Ellis Cup was carried to the summit of Mount Fuji on Tuesday as its tour around Japan ahead of the Sept. 20 Rugby World Cup opener continues. Members of the Yamanashi Gakuin University rugby club carried the trophy to the 3,776-meter peak, Japan's ...

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 ...

Brave Blossoms aim to snap three-game losing streak

Rugby Nov 23, 2018

Brave Blossoms aim to snap three-game losing streak

Japan will be looking to end a three-game losing streak Saturday when they take on Russia at Gloucester's Kingsholm Stadium in a dress rehearsal of the opening game of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Following games against a World XV and two sides that have ...