Scotland’s win over Russia the ideal prep for Japan clash

FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup warm-up match - Scotland v France - BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, Britain - August 24, 2019 Scotland's Stuart Hogg and Gordon Reid carry their daughters at the end of the match Action Images via Reuters/Craig Brough

HAMAMATSU, Japan (Reuters) – Part one of Scotland’s four-day World Cup survival plan has been achieved and the comparative ease with which they saw off Russia should fill coach Gregor Townsend with confidence ahead of Sunday’s showdown with Japan in Yokohama. Scotland ran in nine tries to secure a bonus point in their 61-0 Pool […]

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