24 Nov 2013

Eddie Jones out of Japanese hospital

6:17 pm on 24 November 2013

Former Australia rugby coach Eddie Jones has been released from a Tokyo hospital, nearly 40 days after suffering a stroke while preparing his Japan team for their rugby test against the All Blacks.

The 53-year-old Australian is due to hold a news conference on Friday to explain about his condition, look back on the past year and outline his plans as Japan coach for 2014.