RWC Round-Up: Japan Vs Scotland, Australia Vs Fiji, France Vs Romania


Three more games took place today in The Rugby World Cup. In the early kick-off tournament Japan looked to continue their fortunes against Scotland. Next up was Australia opening their campaign against the Fijians, with France rounding off the day versus Romania.

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First up was Japan and Scotland.

  • Amanaki Mafi scored the only first-half try as Japan trailed 12-7 at the break
  • Scotland’s Hardie, Bennett (2), Seymour and Russell landed in second-half
  • Scots take a bonus point win away from Gloucester’s Kingsholm Stadium.
  • FT: Japan 10-45 Scotland

Next up Australia opened up their World Cup against a tough Fijian side.

  • David Pocock double secures hard-fought Rugby World Cup win in Cardiff.
  • Australia fail to secure bonus point.
  • FT: Australia 28-13 Fiji

Today’s final game saw France take on Romania in Pool D

  • Sofiane Guitoune scores two tries as France make it two World Cup wins out of two.
  • France secure bonus point.
  • FT: France 38 Romania 11