As the tournament approaches, rugby fever will be taking hold of the country and the world.
The opening match of the 2019 Rugby World Cup will take place at Tokyo Stadium in Chōfu, and the final match will be held at International Stadium Yokohama in Kanagawa. This will be a great time of year to visit Japan weather-wise as it won’t be too hot or too cold. Perfect weather for rugby and spectating!
The teams participating are divided into four pools of five teams. There’s a total of 48 matches that will be played, which includes the 40 pool matches, quarter-finals, semi-finals, a bronze-final and the final. These matches will be played in 12 state-of-the-art stadiums across Japan.