Russia are the lowest ranked side in Pool A and Scotland will be looking to earn an easy victory over the Bears.
Here's everything you need to know ahead of the all-European tie.
When is Scotland v Russia?
Gregor Townsend's squad face Russia on Wednesday, October 9 at 11.15am - a full nine days after their encounter with Samoa.
Where can I watch or listen to it?
Those backing blue can either watch the game on STV or listen to the game on BBC Radio 5 live and 5 Live Sports Extra.
There will also be live text commentary on selected games on the BBC Sport app.
Where in Japan is the fixture and can I still get tickets for the match?
Scotland v Japan takes place at Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa in Fukuroi City.
Fans plotting a last minute trip to the Land of the Rising Sun can check availability of tickets at tickets.rugbyworldcup.com
Scotland starting XV
15. Blair Kinghorn (Edinburgh)
14. Tommy Seymour (Glasgow Warriors)
13. Duncan Taylor (Saracens)
12. Pete Horne (Glasgow Warriors)
11. Darcy Graham (Edinburgh)
10. Adam Hastings (Glasgow Warriors)
9. George Horne (Glasgow Warriors)
1. Gordon Reid (Ayrshire Bulls)
2. George Turner (Glasgow Warriors)
3. Zander Fagerson (Glasgow Warriors)
4. Scott Cummings (Glasgow Warriors)
5. Ben Toolis (Edinburgh)
6. John Barclay(Edinburgh)
7. Fraser Brown (Glasgow Warriors)
8. Ryan Wilson (Glasgow Warriors)
Stuart McInally (Captain)
On standby: Magnus Bradbury
Vasily Artemyev (Captain)
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