JPN
NO.NAME
9Fumiaki Tanaka, SH
7Michael Leitch, FL
2Shota Horie, H
4Wimpie van der Walt, L
1Keita Inagaki, P
8Amanaki Mafi, P
T
5Samuela Anisi, L
6Kazuki Himeno, FL
3Ji-won Koo, P
15Kotaro Matsushima, FB
T
14Lemeki Lomano Lava, W
14Lomano Lemeki, W
T
13Will Tupou, C
12Timothy Lafaele, C
11Kenki Fukuoka, W
T
Replacements
10Yu Tamura, FH
4
2
3Jiwon Koo, P
5Samuela Anise, L
16Yusuke Niwai, FL
17Shintaro Ishihara, FH
18Takuma Asahara, W
19Uwe Helu, FL
20Yoshitaka Tokunaga, L
21Yutaka Nagare, W
22Rikiya Matsuda, W
23Ryoto Nakamura, FL

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: Bank Dome (Big Eye)
7:45 PM, June 9, 2018
Attendance: 25,824
222dReuters

A lively Japan used a balanced performance to overcome Italy 34-17 in Kyushu on Saturday, extending the Azzurri's winless run to eight games.

Match Commentary

81'+134-17 End of second half
78'Player substituted - Yu Tamura , Japan
78'Substitute on - Rikiya Matsuda , Japan

Match Stats

JPN
Possession
ITALY
42%
58%
Territory
39%
61%
JPN
ITALY
103Runs155
514Meters Run513
8Clean Breaks8
166Tackles104
38Missed Tackles20
10Turnover Knock On7

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