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Japan will pit their structured ball-holding and accuracy in attack against a tough-as-teak South Africa side in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.
Cheering fans danced on Tokyo's famous Shibuya crossing and in the stadium as Japan made history by reaching their first World Cup quarter-final.
Warren Gatland is looking to Wales' Rugby World Cup quarter-final against France to erase the pain of their one-point loss eight years ago.
The pool phase of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan has been completed and we're left with eight countries vying for glory in the ninth instalment of the tournament.
A comprehensive wrap of all the fixtures, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the Week 4 Rugby World Cup matches.
Samoa coach Steve Jackson warned of a bleak outlook for the Pacific side without a change of attitude at home and abroad.
New Zealand captain Kieran Read said the World Cup was now the "real deal" as it moves into the knockout stage.
With their game against Namibia cancelled due to Typhoon Hagibis, Canada players stepped in to help mop-up in Kamaishi.
Canada captain Tyler Ardron said he was left with a "pretty disappointing" feeling after Typhoon Hagibis forced the cancellation of his side's final Rugby World Cup match.
Rugby World Cup organisers have announced the cancellation of the match between Namibia and Canada due to Typhoon Hagibis.
Japan are a quality side that will be very tough to beat at the Rugby World Cup, Scotland coach Gregor Townsend said after his side crashed out.
France coach Jacques Brunel says it was his decision to send Thomas Ramos home due to injury earlier this month even though he was fit enough to play for his club Toulouse.
Japan gave their typhoon-hit nation reason to celebrate when they edged Scotland to reach their first Rugby World Cup quarter-final.
USA coach Gary Gold boasted says that America could do a similar job hosting the Rugby World Cup as Japan.
Japan have beaten Scotland in an epic encounter at the Rugby World Cup and in doing so, setup a quarter-final clash against the Springboks.
Wales have beaten Uruguay in a Rugby World Cup Pool D clash at Kumamoto Stadium.
Australia wing Reece Hodge insists that he had learned a "harsh" lesson about tackling as he looked to make a World Cup return for the Wallabies after a three-week ban.
Tonga have claimed their first win at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, beating the United States and condemning the Eagles to the wooden spoon position in Group C.
Rugby World Cup organisers have given the go-ahead for Japan's crunch match against Scotland despite the fall-out from Typhoon Hagibis.
Who the Springboks will face in the quarter-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup will only be decided following the completion of the Japan v Scotland clash on Sunday.
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