Start of Japan rugby season delayed after 62 COVID-19 cases

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2019, file photo, fans cheer during the Rugby World Cup quarterfinal match at Tokyo Stadium between Japan and South Africa in Tokyo, Japan. The start of the Japanese Top League season will be pushed back until next month after 62 players and staff from six teams tested positive for the coronavirus, the Japan Rugby Football Union said Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021.