The professional league of Japan, Top league, with many international figures spread over the different teams.
The level of the Japanese Top League has been increasing more and more. With the confirmation of the arrival of figures like Barrett, Perenara and Hooper the attraction is even greater. This Saturday and Sunday the first date will be played, which will have eight games in total.
The figures that will shine in the competition will be many. Toyota verblitz It is the team that has the most stars on its roster: Michael Hooper, Kieran Read, Willie Le Roux and Lionel Cronje will try to contribute their experience and quality.
Kubota spears not far behind. Funabashi’s team includes Bernard Foley, Malcolm Marx and Ryan Crotty, three former players from the Australia, South Africa and New Zealand teams.
Kobelco Steelers, it also has good figures. Former All Blacks Aaron Cruden, Brodie Retallick and Ben Smith make the Kobe-based team very attractive.
Without a doubt the most interesting teams for their stars are Suntory Sungoliath Y Hurricanes Network. The cast of Sungoliath has the great Beauden Barrett and Samu Kerevi as representatives. While the Huracanes will seek to shine with the help of TJ Perenara and Makazole Mapimpi.
In addition to those already mentioned there are other teams that have good additions: Jesse Kriell in Canon Eagles, Sione Tuipulotu, Kwagga Smith and Goromaru in Yamaha Jubilo, Matt Todd and Seta Tamanivalu in Toshiba Brave Lupus and Leali’ifano in Shining.
The first date will have interesting duels:
Shining-Honda Heat Black
Green Rockets-Kobelco Steelers
Kubota Spears-Sanix Munakata
Toyota Verblitz-Toshiba Brave Lupus
Canon Eagles-Red Hurricanes
Hino Red Dolphins-Yamaha Jubilo
Mitshubishi Dynaboars-Suntory Sungoliath