Brodie Retallick Rugby: England boss thanks ‘typhoon gods’ after World Cup game axed

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England’s coach Eddie Jones (L) speaks with prop Ellis Genge (R) in a training session during the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup, in Tokyo on Oct 9, 2019. (Photo: AFP/William West) 


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TOKYO: England coach Eddie Jones said Super Typhoon Hagibis had given his team a “great opportunity” on Thursday (Oct 10) after their final group game was cancelled for safety reasons.

Tournament organisers took the unprecedented step of cancelling Saturday’s matches between England and France and New Zealand and Italy as the typhoon bears down on Japan.

It means England will finish on top of Pool C thanks to the two points both they and France will receive for a cancelled game.

England, unbeaten at this tournament, can now look forward to a quarter-final in Oita on Oct 19, with their likely opponents set to be Jones’s native Australia.

But far from being downcast at a week without a match, Jones to

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