Two of the matches at the world cup of rugby in Japan had been canceled due to the approaching typhoon

The organisation of the world cup, the rugby has two games Saturday are played would have to be cancelled. England, France, New Zealand, Italy, may be unable to continue because of the typhoon, which in Japan draws near.

Typhoon Hagibis is considered to be the heaviest storm of the year, and it will be Saturday cause problems in any part of Australia. It is anticipated that, primarily in the Tokyo and surrounding cities to huge of the damage is caused due to the strong winds, and hefty rainfall.

“The decision to confirm, cancel, was not easy to get in,” says tournament director Alan Gilpin on the COURT. “The decision has been made on the basis of the recommendations of the experts, with a view to the safety of the teams, the public and the staff.”

The match between Ireland and Samao in Japan will also be on Saturday’s game, but will still continue. The same is true for the meeting between Australia and Georgia on Friday.


As a result, typhoon

On Sunday, no problems should be expected

Is expected to deliver in the storm on Sunday is not a problem anymore. The matches that are scheduled, go to – depending on the hurricane damage – as usual. There must be at least six hours prior to the start of the club, a decision has to be made.

“We will continue to be in the situation to keep an eye on it and do their best to make the races on Sunday to get going,” said Gilpin. The matches that were canceled, will be converted into a proper tie.

The Formula 1 racing experience may also be affected by the approaching storm. On Saturday at the circuit of Suzuka in hard winds and heavy rains are expected, so it is likely that the qualification for Sunday’s move.

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