Owen Farrell Rugby superfan ‘Bak-san’ becomes World Cup sensation with body-painted jerseys

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FUKUROI, SHIZUOKA PREF. –Step aside Beauden Barrett, Owen Farrell and Siya Kolisi — the real MVP of the 2019 Rugby World Cup so far is “Bak-san.”

Japan’s scantily clad superfan — real name Hiroshi Moriyama — has become a global social media sensation since the tournament began on Sept. 20, with his painted naked torso an ever-present fixture at games around the country.

Bak-san has been attending matches with the jerseys of the competing teams painted on his upper body, and has tickets to watch 27 games during Asia’s first-ever Rugby World Cup. By the time the tournament is over, the Osaka native intends to have worn a painted representation of all 20 teams’ jerseys.

“I started doing this five years ago, at a Top League game,” said Bak-san, wearing a painted version of the Japan shirt, complete with fullback Ryohei Yamanaka

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