Headline of the day: Brave Blossoms no match for All Blacks.
Is this the first time in the history of the English language that that adjective and noun have been used together?
There was no surprise in the All Blacks win last night, but Japan deserves credit for improvement and it’s a good sign for rugby that the game didn’t end up with a cricket score.
Today I’m backing blue again taking the Pumas in their game against Romania.
It’s a bit harder to choose between the Wallaibes and Ireland but I’ll go for our southern neighbours as I usually do unless they’re playing us.
I’m sticking with neighbours in the other game too, backing Fiji against the Springboks.