Japan national under-20 rugby union team

Japan national under-20 rugby union team

 Japan
Union Japan Rugby Football Union
Coach(es) Keisuke Sawaki
First international
Japan 17–53 France
(6 June 2008)
Largest win
Japan 54–17 Uruguay
(21 June 2009)
Largest defeat
England 43–0 Japan
(5 June 2009)
World Cup
Appearances 2 (First in 2008)
Best result 15th, 2008 & 2009

The Japan national under-20 rugby union team is Japan's junior national team in rugby union.

Japan won the 2014 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy, beating Tonga in the final 35 - 10. This qualified them for the 2015 IRB Junior World Championship in Italy.[1]

Contents

  • Current Squad 1
    • Management 1.1
  • 2012 Junior World Rugby Trophy 2
    • Pool 2.1
    • Final 2.2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Current Squad

Squad to 2014 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy.[2]

Management

  • Keisuke Sawaki - Head Coach
  • Shingo Mishima - Team Manager
  • Saturo Endo - Assistant Coach
  • Takayuki Kawasaki - Team Doctor
  • Satoshi Tashiro - Trainer
  • Yusuke Sakai - Strength & Conditioning
  • Hideaki Noguchi - Performance Analyst

2012 Junior World Rugby Trophy

Pool

Final

References

  1. ^ IRB (19 April 2014). "Japan win Junior World Rugby Trophy". Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
  2. ^ http://www.irb.com/jwrt/teams/team=4056/index.html

External links

  • Japan RFU Official Site (English)