Mon, 14 October, 2019

Tag: Japan

Crunch Japan-Scotland World Cup Match Gets Go-Ahead

Rugby World Cup organisers gave the go-ahead for Japan's crunch match against Scotland on Sunday despite the fall-out from Typhoon Hagibis, which...

Bad Blood Fuels Japan’s ‘Ripper’ World Cup Clash With Scots

An angry war of words between Japan and Scotland has injected an element of needle into Sunday's typhoon-threatened Rugby World Cup clash...

Rugby World Cup Matches Called Off Due To Typhoon Hagibis

Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament’s 32-year history on Thursday -...

Joseph Urges World Cup Hosts Japan To Grasp ‘Awesome Opportunity’

Japan coach Jamie Joseph toasted the "never-say-die" attitude of his players after the Rugby World Cup hosts thrashed Samoa 38-19 to move...

Matsushima Puts Japan In Driving Seat

Fleet-footed "Ferrari" Kotaro Matsushima showed his class as he emerged from the shadow of fellow wing Lomano Lemeki to score a crucial...

Japan’s Late Show Floors Samoa

Hosts Japan conjured the samurai spirit to smash Samoa 38-19 on Saturday and take a giant step towards a historic quarter-final spot...

Minnows Catching Up At Rugby World Cup

Japan's jaw-dropping win over Ireland, the world's top-ranked team just weeks ago, as well as several plucky performances by minnows, suggests the...

Japan Buzzing After Ireland Ambush At Rugby World Cup

For Japan coach Jamie Joseph, the host nation's colossal 19-12 Rugby World Cup win over Ireland was a textbook example of keeping...

Japan Fans Explode With Joy After Ireland Upset

Japanese rugby supporters exploded with joy in fanzones, bars and living rooms across the country on Saturday as the Rugby World Cup...

Japan Stun Ireland

World Cup host Japan produced yet another extraordinary upset when they secured a historic 19-12 win over Ireland.In ...

Ramaphosa Arrives In Japan To Attend African Development Summit

President Cyril Ramaphosa has arrived in Japan to participate in the seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development Summit.The leadership...

24 Dead In Suspected Arson Attack On Japan Animation Studio

A suspected arson attack on an animation production company in Japan killed 24 people and injured dozens more on Thursday, with flames gutting the...

Whaling Ships Set Sail As Japan Resumes Commercial Hunts

KUSHIRO - Whaling ships set sail Monday on the first commercial hunts in decades, as Japan brushed aside global outrage over its...

Japanese Emperor Akihito To Abdicate After Three Decades On Throne

Japanese Emperor Akihito reported his abdication to a Shinto sun goddess in a ritual at the Imperial Palace on Tuesday, starting a...

Eight Reasons To Visit Japan

Just when you thought you knew about all the cool countries in the world Contiki brings you their definitive guide to Japan and eight...