Tomokazu Soma

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Tomokazu Soma(相馬朋和,Sōma Tomokazu) (born 5 June 1977 in Kanagawa, Japan) is a Japanese rugby union player. Soma has played 24 matches for the Japan national rugby union team. [1] Soma played three games for Japan at the 2007 Rugby World Cup. [2]

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References

  1. "Tomokazu Soma - Japan". ESPNscrum . ESPN Inc. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  2. "Japan - Tomokazu Soma". Rugby World Cup 2007. International Rugby Board . Retrieved 13 February 2014.