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What's the difference between a typhoon and a hurricane?

BBC Weather presenter Simon King has explained to BBC Radio 5 Live the difference between a hurricane and a typhoon.

Typhoon Hagibis is heading to Japan and has caused disruption to the Rugby World Cup at the end of the pool stage of the competition.

Some games have been cancelled including England v France and New Zealand v Italy on Saturday, and other matches could be in doubt.

This clip was originally broadcast on 5 Live Breakfast on 10 October 2019.

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