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RugbyU: Japan's Tupou hit with three-game ban
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Tokyo, June 19, 2017 (AFP) - Japan back William Tupou has been handed a three-match ban for dangerous play in last weekend's home defeat by Ireland, Japanese officials said Monday.
The 26-year-old, once a budding Wallabies prospect, won his first cap for Japan on Saturday but was cited for a spear tackle 16 minutes into the second half in Shizuoka. Ireland went on to an easy 50-22 win ...