James Haskell

Big in Japan: James Haskell is enjoying life on and off the field in Tokyo

JAMES HASKELL has been able to move on from England’s disappointing World Cup campaign by playing in Japan.

The England back-rower has joined Ricoh Black Rams and will be playing in Japan’s Top League until at least February 2012 before heading to Dunedin, New Zealand, where he’ll play for the Highlanders in what remains of the Super Rugby season.

It’s a cultural education for Haskell, who will join up with former club London Wasps for the start of the 2012-13 season, so we asked Alfie Goodrich to find out how the Englishman is enjoying life in Tokyo…

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