RUGBY WORLD CUP FAN IN JAPAN BECOMES CROWD FAVOURITE BY BODY PAINTING TEAM JERSEYS

RUGBY WORLD CUP FAN IN JAPAN BECOMES CROWD FAVOURITE BY BODY PAINTING TEAM JERSEYS

A JAPANESE SPECTATOR BECOMES A RUGBY WORLD CUP CROWD FAVOURITE, AS HE AIMS TO BODY PAINT THE JERSEYS OF ALL 20 COMPETING TEAMS.

Mr Moriyama, a former rugby union player, leaves the painting duties to his wife, Rika.
Hiroshi Moriyama, also known by the nickname "Bak-san", has become a cult hero at the World Cup after pledging to body paint the jerseys of all 20 teams on his torso.

Rugby World Cup fan in Japan becomes crowd favourite by body painting team jerseys Updated October 04, 2019 16:36:30 Rugby supporters from around the globe have flocked to Japan for the Rugby...

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