Fri, Sep
20

RWC 2019: Japan vs. Russia

7:45pm – 9:30pm

Hosts Japan clash with rugby minnows Russia straight after the opening ceremony in the first game of Rugby World Cup 2019.

Although Russia has been an improving team in world rugby, Japan is expected to win easily. Japan will be under huge pressure though, so Russia will be keen to provide a banana skin for the hosts.

Need help planning your rugby adventures? Read our guide on how to tackle the basics of a trip to Japan.

Pro tip: Don’t forget to reserve your Japan Rail Pass for inter-city travel between matches, and stay connected with a rental wifi router.

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