17 Sep 2019

Rugby World Cup - An All Black insight into Japan

From Checkpoint, 6:24 pm on 17 September 2019

The Rugby World Cup will be held in Asia for the first time this year, and the Japan tournament should be unique, with fans and supporters from around the world set to soak up all the land of the rising sun has to offer.

It's the first time the Cup has been outside the traditional nations such as New Zealand and England so what can those travelling to watch the tournament expect?

Rugby reporter Joe Porter caught up with 2011 World Cup winner Cory Jane, who spent two seasons playing in Tokyo alongside fellow former All Blacks Liam Messam and Richard Kahui. Porter asks him about his favourite off-field activities, including karaoke.

Watch the full report by Joe Porter: