3 June 2013 Last updated at 06:11

Wales tour: Legend Phil Bennett's Japan warning


  • Venues: Hanazono Stadium, Osaka & Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground, Tokyo
  • Dates: Saturdays 8 & 15 June, 2013
  • Kick-offs: 06:00 BST
  • Coverage - First Test: (Osaka) - Live on BBC One Wales, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru & online
  • Coverage - Second Test: (Tokyo) - Live on S4C, BBC Radio Cymru, BBC Radio Wales & BBC online

Legendary Wales and British and Irish Lions fly-half Phil Bennett says Wales face a tough task against Japan in Tests on 8 and 15 June.

The player capped 29 times by his country between 1969 and 1978 recalls going to Japan with Wales in 1975.

He says stifling conditions will make life difficult for caretaker coach Robin McBryde's squad while Japan, under confident former Australia coach confident former Australia coach Eddie Jones, have significant home advantage.