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FEATURE-Rugby-Want beer at the World Cup? Who ya gonna call? Ghostbusters

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

By Jack Tarrant and Yoko Kono
TOKYO, June 11 (Reuters) - Beer vendors are a common sight at Japanese baseball games as they hurry up and down the terraces with sloshing containers strapped to their backs, and rugby fans will also be able to enjoy a taste of the country's unique sports viewing culture in September when the 'uriko' are unleashed at the World Cup.
Uriko have been a feature at Japanese sporting events for decades but are synonymous with baseball, the country's most popular sport.

 

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