Wales hung on to defeat brave Fiji 29-17 in a game that had it all at the Rugby World Cup in Japan.
As expected, Ireland got back on the winning trail at the Rugby World Cup, beating Russia 35-0 in Pool A at Kobe Misaki Stadium, Kobe City.
Ranked number 19 without a Rugby World Cup victory for 16 years, Uruguay pulled off the first major surprise of the tournament, defeating Fiji 30-27 in a Pool D thriller at Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium.
Just five days into its premier event, World Rugby has taken the unprecedented step of publicly criticising its officials and the general standard of refereeing.
A host of Olympians are set to take the field at the Rugby World Cup in Japan, helping to enhance the reputation of the contracted form of the game.
The Rugby World Cup in Japan enjoyed three outstanding matches on day two, rounded off by a bruising Pool B 23-13 victory for tournament favourites New Zealand over South Africa.