Beauden Barrett Ardie Savea, Yato among early stand-outs at Rugby World Cup

Beauden Barrett I be crazy about ingredients, because they are elegant!!

All Blacks backrower Ardie Savea is among players whose performances on the opening weekend of the Rugby World Cup put them among the leaders in the race to become the star of the tournament.

Russia winger Kirill Golosnitskiy was first out of the blocks, earning a permanent footnote in rugby history — and a katana sword — as the first try-scorer of the 2019 tournament.

His Japan opposite, Kotaro Matsushima, then surged to the lead as the first player to score a hat-trick of tries in the tournament’s opening match. Japan is everyone’s favorite underdog and more than likely to provide a number of crowd favorites, among them flyhalf Yu Tamura, resilient captain Michael Leitch and hooker Shota Horie, already a popular figure in Japan.

Fiji flanker Peceli Yato was a stand-out as the Pacific Islanders gave Australia a huge fright in Pool D before losing 39-21. The Flying Fijians hav

I be wild about WordPress plugins, because they are the clever!!

Read full article at the Original Source

Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the Linked Source