‘Sleeping bear’ Russia only needs to be shaken awake

Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup 2019 - Pool A - Scotland v Russia - Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, Shizuoka, Japan - October 9, 2019 Russia players look dejected after the match REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

HAMAMATSU, Japan (Reuters) – Russia’s progress in four games at the World Cup in Japan has coach Lyn Jones confident the side can grow and be even better if they qualify for the next tournament in France. Russia, who had been to one previous World Cup in New Zealand in 2011, only qualified for the […]

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