By PA Media
Final Up to date: 10/10/19 10:45pm
England head coach Eddie Jones has little sympathy for Scotland
Eddie Jones has little sympathy with Scotland if they’re knocked out of the World Cup by Tremendous Hurricane Hagibis.
The Scots will miss out on the quarter-finals if their match towards hosts Japan on Sunday is cancelled because of the approaching cyclone.
England’s conflict with France and New Zealand’s sport towards Italy have already been known as off and Jones has restricted sympathy for Gregor Townsend’s males, given that each one groups knew the potential for excessive climate occasions to intervene.
England secured qualification with a sport to spare and Jones mentioned: “We have been speaking about it on a regular basis, concerning the chance that this was going to occur.
Scotland’s essential Rugby World Cup match with Japan may probably be cancelled due to the influence of Tremendous Hurricane Hagibis
“It is hurricane season. You already know what is going on to occur. It is hurricane season right here and you have to be ready for it.
“We had an thought it may occur and subsequently you need to accumulate factors in your video games to place your self in the proper place in case that occurred.
“We simply knew that there was the potential for a sport like this in the course of the event so we simply needed to place ourselves in the most effective place we may.
“That is presupposed to be an enormous hurricane, so I do not see another possibility that the organisers had. That is why we’re not involved in any respect concerning the comings and goings of it, we predict it is the proper choice.”
Rugby World Cup event director Alan Gilpin says the match will not be rescheduled
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has echoed Jones’ view.
“We have now to again World Rugby’s choice and if different groups miss out, it is unlucky, it will be disappointing,” Hansen mentioned.
“If you wish to be actually ruthless, then it is all about ensuring you win the video games on the best way by means of as a result of everybody knew this might be a chance.”