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World Rugby U20 Championship
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World Rugby U20 Championship 2016

Teams variations
Relegated to World Rugby U20 Trophy 2016:Samoa U20
Promoted from World Rugby U20 Trophy 2015:Georgia U20

Final results

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1Ireland U2013330094563810910Qualified for semifinals
2New Zealand U2010320197504715420To repechage
3Wales U20731025253-16512
4Georgia U201300316100-8411401Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
07/06/2016New Zealand U20 - Georgia U2055-0
07/06/2016Wales U20 - Ireland U2025-26
11/06/2016New Zealand U20 - Ireland U2024-33
11/06/2016Wales U20 - Georgia U2010-9
15/06/2016Ireland U20 - Georgia U2035-7
15/06/2016New Zealand U20 - Wales U2018-17

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1England U20143300109238612220Qualified for semifinals
2Scotland U20932014273-316910To repechage
3Australia U20731026142197412
4Italy U200300339113-7451500Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
07/06/2016Australia U20 - Scotland U2010-15
07/06/2016England U20 - Italy U2048-10
11/06/2016Australia U20 - Italy U2038-10
11/06/2016England U20 - Scotland U2044-0
15/06/2016England U20 - Australia U2017-13
15/06/2016Scotland U20 - Italy U2027-19

Poule C
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1Argentina U201333008248348610Qualified for semifinals
2South Africa U20113201112694314821To repechage
3France U206310292781413920
4Japan U200300353144-9182000Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
07/06/2016France U20 - Argentina U2015-24
07/06/2016South Africa U20 - Japan U2059-19
11/06/2016France U20 - Japan U2046-14
11/06/2016South Africa U20 - Argentina U2013-19
15/06/2016Argentina U20 - Japan U2039-20
15/06/2016South Africa U20 - France U2040-31

Repechage
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1South Africa U20113201112694314821Qualified for semifinals
2New Zealand U2010320197504715420Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Scotland U20932014273-316910
4Australia U20731026142197412
5Wales U20731025253-16512
6France U206310292781413920Qualified for 9th place semifinals


Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
England U20
6/20/2016 - 39-17England U20
6/25/2016 - 45-21
South Africa U20England U20
Ireland U20
6/20/2016 - 37-7
Ireland U20
Argentina U20
3rd place final
South Africa U20
6/25/2016 - 19-49Argentina U20
Argentina U20
5th place semifinals5th place final
New Zealand U20
6/20/2016 - 71-12New Zealand U20
6/25/2016 - 55-24
Wales U20New Zealand U20
Scotland U20
6/20/2016 - 19-35
Australia U20
Australia U20
7th place final
Wales U20
6/25/2016 - 42-19Wales U20
Scotland U20
9th place semifinals9th place final
France U20
6/20/2016 - 41-27France U20
6/25/2016 - 27-24
Japan U20France U20
Georgia U20
6/20/2016 - 18-17
Georgia U20
Italy U20
11th place final
Japan U20
6/25/2016 - 17-41Italy U20
Italy U20