ibr world cup trophy.jpgThe Zimbabwe U-20 rugby team got off to a disappointing start at the ongoing IRB Junior Rugby World Cup in Georgia, after crashing to a 37-24 defeat to Japan in an encounter at Shervadeni Stadium this Tuesday afternoon.

The Young Sables, who had set themselves a target of a top four finish, will now lock horns with hosts, Georgia in their next encounter set for Avchala Stadium on Saturday hoping to secure their first win of the tournament.