Italy tour - Kobe, 16 June 2018, 14:00 local, 05:00 GMT
Japan (3) 22 - 25 (12) Italy (FT)

Timeline

Time Japan  Score  Italy
0 start of first half start of first half
3 - yellow card
18 0 - 5 Benvenuti - try
19 0 - 7 Allan - conversion
25 0 - 12 Ghiraldini - try
33 Tamura - penalty goal 3 - 12
40+1 end of first half end of first half
40 start of second half
Tokunaga - sub off
Mafi - sub on
Tanaka - sub off
Nagare - sub on
start of second half
43 3 - 17 Polledri - try
44 3 - 19 Allan - conversion
50 van der Walt - sub off
Helu - sub on
Violi - sub off
Tebaldi - sub on
Ferrari - sub on
Pasquali - sub off
59 Tamura - sub off
Matsuda - sub on
Nakamura - sub on
Lafaele - sub off
Tupou - try
8 - 19
60 Matsuda - conversion 10 - 19
62 Campagnaro - sub off
Bisegni - sub on
64 Mafi - try 15 - 19
65 Matsuda - conversion 17 - 19
66 Traore - sub on
Lovotti - sub off
68 Zanni - sub off
Fuser - sub on
71 Inagaki - sub off
Ishihara - sub on
Asahara - sub on
- sub off
17 - 22 Allan - penalty goal
Ghiraldini - sub off
Bigi - sub on
73 Horie - sub off
Niwai - sub on
17 - 25 Allan - penalty goal
Licata - sub on
Polledri - sub off
79 Matsushima - try 22 - 25 Licata - yellow card
80+1 end of second half
end of half
end of second half
end of half
0
81

Notes

 
Result Italy won by a margin of 3 points
 
Ground name Noevir (Misaki Park) Stadium, Kobe
Attendance 20276
 
Referee NP Briant (New Zealand)
 
Japan Test debuts none
Italy Test debuts C Traore

Teams

Japan Italy
Tries Tupou (59), Mafi (64), Matsushima (79) Tries Benvenuti (18), Ghiraldini (25), Polledri (43)
Cons Matsuda (60, 65) Cons Allan (19, 44)
Pens Tamura (33) Pens Allan (71, 73)

Match stats

Japan   Italy
3 Tries 3
2 from 3 Conversion goals 2 from 3
1 from 2 Penalty goals 2 from 2
60.0% Kick at goal success 80.0%
0 Dropped goals 0
Kick/pass/run
21 Kicks from hand 22
148 Passes 139
111 Runs 135
292 Metres run with ball 455
Attacking
45% (29%/61%) Possession (1H/2H) 55% (71%/39%)
43% (23%/67%) Territory (1H/2H) 57% (77%/33%)
6 Clean breaks 10
18 Defenders beaten 25
8 Offloads 16
73 from 78 (93.6%) Rucks won 89 from 94 (94.7%)
3 from 5 (60.0%) Mauls won 7 from 7 (100.0%)
10 Turnovers conceded 8
Defensive
139/25 Tackles made/missed 124/18
85.0% Tackling success rate 87.0%
Set pieces
2 won, 0 lost (100.0%) Scrums on own feed 3 won, 1 lost (75.0%)
15 won, 1 lost (93.8%) Lineouts on own throw 11 won, 1 lost (91.7%)
Discipline
11 (1) Penalties conceded (Freekicks) 14 (0)
1/0 Yellow/red cards 1/0

JPN stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Matsushima 1/0 5 5/9/14 52 1 2 2 0 5/2 1/0 0 0/0
C Tupou 1/0 5 2/5/5 28 1 1 1 1 10/1 0/0 0 0/0
C Lafaele 0/0 0 1/3/5 6 0 0 0 3 8/1 0/0 0 0/0
W Fukuoka 0/0 0 1/1/9 56 0 3 0 2 3/3 0/0 0 0/0
FH Tamura 0/0 3 7/12/6 8 0 1 2 0 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
SH Tanaka 0/0 0 0/26/0 0 0 0 0 0 1/1 0/0 1 0/0
P Inagaki 0/0 0 0/1/3 4 0 0 0 0 12/3 0/0 3 0/0
H Horie 0/0 0 0/2/0 0 0 0 0 0 11/1 0/0 0 0/0
L van der Walt 0/0 0 0/2/3 1 0 0 0 0 14/3 1/0 0 0/0
F Tokunaga 0/0 0 0/3/4 8 0 1 0 1 5/0 2/0 0 0/0
F Leitch 0/1 0 0/4/5 11 1 0 0 0 12/1 3/0 1 0/0
N8 Himeno 0/0 0 0/4/7 15 0 2 0 2 19/1 0/0 0 0/0
(H) Niwai 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Ishihara 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Asahara 0/0 0 0/1/0 0 0 0 0 0 1/0 1/0 0 0/0
(L) Helu 0/0 0 0/0/8 7 0 0 0 0 3/1 0/0 1 0/0
(F) Mafi 1/0 5 0/6/12 35 1 2 2 0 3/0 0/0 1 0/0
(SH) Nagare 0/0 0 3/46/1 2 0 0 0 1 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
(FH) Matsuda 0/2 4 1/9/5 7 0 1 0 0 1/1 0/0 0 0/0
(C) Nakamura 0/0 0 0/9/5 11 1 1 1 0 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

Italy stats

Pos   T/A Pts K/P/R MR CB DB OL TO Tack LO Pen Y/R
FB Hayward 0/0 0 6/9/9 99 2 5 2 2 2/2 1/0 1 0/0
W Benvenuti 1/0 5 1/3/6 58 1 1 0 0 8/4 0/0 2 0/0
C Campagnaro 0/0 0 0/4/12 49 0 0 1 0 2/2 0/0 0 0/0
C Castello 0/0 0 0/2/12 23 0 0 0 0 3/0 0/0 0 0/0
W Minozzi 0/0 0 2/4/12 81 1 5 4 0 2/0 0/0 1 0/0
FH Allan 0/0 10 5/15/6 20 0 1 0 1 6/1 0/0 0 0/0
SH Violi 0/2 0 4/66/3 19 3 1 1 2 5/1 0/0 1 0/0
P Lovotti 0/0 0 0/2/2 9 0 0 0 0 10/0 0/0 2 0/0
H Ghiraldini 1/0 5 0/6/12 14 0 0 1 0 11/0 0/0 2 0/0
P Pasquali 0/0 0 0/0/5 1 0 0 0 1 2/0 0/0 0 0/0
L Zanni 0/0 0 0/1/4 12 0 1 0 0 9/1 1/0 0 0/0
L Budd 0/0 0 0/4/9 11 0 1 2 1 10/1 7/1 2 0/0
F Polledri 1/0 5 0/4/19 36 1 7 3 0 10/1 0/0 1 0/0
N8 Steyn 0/0 0 0/2/8 9 0 0 0 0 11/0 1/0 1 0/0
(H) Bigi 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 5/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Traore 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(P) Ferrari 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 8/0 0/0 0 0/0
(L) Fuser 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 4/0 0/0 0 0/0
(F) Licata 0/0 0 0/0/1 0 0 0 0 0 2/0 0/0 1 1/0
(SH) Tebaldi 0/0 0 4/10/1 3 0 1 0 0 1/0 0/0 0 0/0
(C) Bisegni 0/0 0 0/0/0 0 0 0 0 0 3/4 0/0 0 0/0
Key T/A Tries / Try Assists Pts Points scored
K/P/R Kick / Pass / Run MR Metres Run with ball
CB Clean Breaks DB Defenders Beaten OL OffLoads TO TurnOvers
Tack Tackles made / missed LO LineOuts won on throw / stolen on opp throw
Pen Penalties conceded Y/R Yellow / Red cards

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