Michael Leitch captains the team and is one of four New Zealand-born players in the Japanese starting 15. Lemeki drops out after playing against a World XV in Osaka on Oct 26.
Yamanaka comes in at fullback.
Team: 15- Ryohei Yamanaka, 14- Jamie Henry, 13-Will Tupou, 12-Tim Lafaele, 11-Kenki Fukuoka, 10-Yu Tamura, 9-Yutaka Nagare, 8-Hendrik Tui, 7-Shunsuke Nunomaki, 6-Michael Leitch (captain), 5-Samuela Anise, 4-Wimpie van der Walt, 3-Hiroshi Yamashita, 2-Yusuke Niwai, 1-Keita Inagaki.
Replacements: 16-Yusuki Niwai, 17-Masataka Mikami, 18-Asaeli Valu, 19-Uwe Helu, 20-Vaka Nakajima, 21-Fumiaki Tanaka, 22-Rikiya Matsuda 23-Ryoto Nakamura.
(Reporting by Jack Tarrant; Editing by Peter Rutherford )
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