- The history of rugby through its competitions
Skip Navigation Links
National TeamsExpand National Teams
Tier 1 nations clubsExpand Tier 1 nations clubs
Other nations clubsExpand Other nations clubs
SevensExpand Sevens
Annual Reports
Head to Head
Last updates
The Project
Junior World Championship Season: Competition overview
Skip Navigation Links
World Rugby U20 Championship
World Rugby U20 Trophy

World Rugby U20 Championship 2017

Teams variations
Relegated to World Rugby U20 Trophy 2017:Japan U20
Promoted from World Rugby U20 Trophy 2016:Samoa U20

Final results

Group phase
Poule A
1England U20143300128587018620Qualified for semifinals
2Australia U201032017663138711To repechage
3Wales U206310293781513911
4Samoa U202300363161-9872411Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Group phase
31/05/2017Australia U20 - Wales U2024-17
31/05/2017England U20 - Samoa U2074-17
04/06/2017Australia U20 - Samoa U2033-26
04/06/2017England U20 - Wales U2034-22
08/06/2017England U20 - Australia U2020-19
08/06/2017Wales U20 - Samoa U2054-20

Poule B
1New Zealand U201533001794913026730Qualified for semifinals
2Scotland U20932016986-17111010To repechage
3Italy U206310264106-4281411
4Ireland U202300352123-7151902Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Group phase
31/05/2017Ireland U20 - Italy U2021-22
31/05/2017New Zealand U20 - Scotland U2042-20
04/06/2017Ireland U20 - Scotland U2028-32
04/06/2017New Zealand U20 - Italy U2068-26
08/06/2017Ireland U20 - New Zealand U203-69
08/06/2017Scotland U20 - Italy U2017-16

Poule C
1South Africa U20123210133518219720Qualified for semifinals
2France U20113210103485514510To repechage
3Argentina U206310276124-48101611
4Georgia U200300340129-8941900Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Group phase
31/05/2017Georgia U20 - Argentina U2026-37
31/05/2017South Africa U20 - France U2023-23
04/06/2017Argentina U20 - France U2025-26
04/06/2017Georgia U20 - South Africa U2014-38
08/06/2017Argentina U20 - South Africa U2014-72
08/06/2017Georgia U20 - France U200-54

1France U20113210103485514510Qualified for semifinals
2Australia U201032017663138711Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Scotland U20932016986-17111010
4Wales U206310293781513911
5Italy U206310264106-4281411
6Argentina U206310276124-48101611Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Final phase
England U20
6/13/2017 - 24-22England U20
6/18/2017 - 17-64
South Africa U20New Zealand U20
New Zealand U20
6/13/2017 - 39-26
New Zealand U20
France U20
3rd place final
South Africa U20
6/18/2017 - 37-15South Africa U20
France U20
5th place semifinals5th place final
Australia U20
6/13/2017 - 42-19Australia U20
6/18/2017 - 17-24
Italy U20Scotland U20
Scotland U20
6/13/2017 - 29-25
Scotland U20
Wales U20
7th place final
Italy U20
6/18/2017 - 24-25Wales U20
Wales U20
9th place semifinals9th place final
Georgia U20
6/13/2017 - 26-25Georgia U20
6/18/2017 - 18-24
Argentina U20Ireland U20
Ireland U20
6/13/2017 - 52-26
Ireland U20
Samoa U20
11th place final
Argentina U20
6/18/2017 - 53-42Argentina U20
Samoa U20