Japan names squad for Rugby World Cup
NHK -- Aug 30
Japan's squad for the upcoming Rugby World Cup was announced on Thursday. The 31 members include captain Michael Leitch and hooker Shota Horie.

The players aim to book a spot in the final eight of the competition that kicks off on September 20 in Japan.

Japan, which ranks ninth in the world, will face Russia, Ireland, Samoa and Scotland in the first round.

News source: NHK
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