- Cricket in Late Edo and Meiji Japan
- Introduction of Football from Britain into Ninteenth-century Japan: Rugby Football and Soccer
In late Edo and throughout the Meiji period, British citizens in Japan gathered to play cricket. This essay provides an account of the matches played and personnel involved, as well as the wider attitudes towards the sport amongst Japanese.
This essay charts the playing of 'Rugby Football' in Japan, and the clubs established to manage the sport in the country.