They may have be known for their verbal jousts, but Clive Woodward said he had enjoyed a friendly relationship with Wallaby rival Eddie Jones.
Japan fullback Ayumu Goromaru scored six penalties to give his team a far from convincing 18-13 victory over Romania.
Japan head into their clash with Romania with a 10-Test unbeaten streak which has seen them rise to ninth in the world rankings.
Japan came within two minutes of stunning the Maori All Blacks, as the 'Brave Blossoms' were caught by a sucker punch.
New Zealand's Maori team left it late, but sneaked in at the death to record a 20-18 win over Japan in Tokyo on Saturday.
Wales great Shane Williams has announced he will retire from all forms of rugby at the end of this season.
Barbarians coach John Kirwan reckons Australia should do everything they can to get wing Nick Cummins back from Japan.
Nick Cummins wants to spend some more time with the Barbarians, after starring in their thrilling 36-40 loss to Australia.
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