Italian great Sergio Parisse will bow out of Test rugby on home soil during this year’s Six Nations tournament.
Several players of Canada’s World Cup team have remained in Kamaishi to help the local community recover from the impact of typhoon Hagibis.
After finding out that their match against Namibia was cancelled, Canada’s squad assisted with the recovery efforts following Typhoon Hagibis.
World Rugby has confirmed the Pool A match between Japan and Scotland in Yokohama on Sunday will go ahead as scheduled.
World Rugby have hit back at Scotland’s response to the crucial World Cup match against Japan potentially being called off due to a typhoon.
Rassie Erasmus has confirmed that Typhoon Hagibis won’t impact on the Springboks’ preparations ahead of the World Cup quarter-finals. JON CARDINELLI in Kobe reports.
Anger is brewing in the Scotland camp over fears that their Pool A decider against hosts Japan is at risk of being cancelled due to typhoon Hagibis.
World Rugby is expected to issue an update on Thursday if any World Cup games will be affected by an incoming typhoon in Japan.