April 12 1953

Kayforce finish tour with win.

The Kayforce, officially the All British Commonwealth team but made up of New Zealanders Army personnel serving in the Korean War, finished their five match tour of Japan by beating All Japan 17 – 9 at Aoyama, Tokyo. They finished the tour with a creditable four wins and one loss record.

The match programme.


v All Kyushu             Won 22 – 9.

v All Kansai               Won 19 – 11

v All Japan                Lost 17 – 32

v All Kanto Student

Stars                        Won 29 – 14

v All Japan                Won 17 – 9


The teams.