The results of the 1st date of the League One of Japan

The first date of the League One in Japan was played this weekend where the figures of Damian McKenzie, who gave 25 points and the victory to the Suntory Sungoliath, and the skilled and physical fullback, Israel Folau, who scored two tries in Shinning Arcs’ win.

It was an exciting start to the season in League One, full of rugby and virtuous plays. In the first match of the championship they faced Kobelco Steelers before the Shinning Arcs. After an impressive performance by Folau, his team prevailed 25-24 to the applause of the spectators. On the other hand, the recruitment for Japanese rugby of Damian McKenzie. At 26 years of age, the Invercargill born, decided to bring out all his brilliance and magic in the Japanese league. The multifunctional back showed his effectiveness on the sticks and scored 25 points in his team’s victory against Toshiba Brave by 60-46.

Finally, The first date of League One was closed with the victory of the Canon Eagles against the team of Ash Dixon and Andrew Kellaway, the Green Rockets, by 33 to 12. While the Tokyo Black Rams beat TJ Perenara and Mapimpi’s Red Hurricanes 43-22.