2014 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy

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2014 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy
Tournament details
Host nation  Hong Kong
Dates April 7 – April 19
No. of nations 8
Champions Gold medal blank.svg  Japan
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
2013
2015

The 2014 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy was the seventh annual international rugby union competition for Under 20 national teams, second-tier world championship.

The event was held in Hong Kong and was organized by rugby's governing body, the International Rugby Board.[1][2]

Teams[edit]

Pool Team[3][4][5] Number of
Tournaments
Position Last Year Best Position
B  Canada 4 2
A  Georgia 4 3
A  Hong Kong 0 N/A
B  Japan 4 4
B  Namibia 3 8
A  Tonga 2 5
A  United States 4 Relegated from 2013 IRB JWC Won the Trophy in 2012
B  Uruguay 4 7 Won the Trophy in 2008

Pool Stage [6][edit]

Pool A[edit]

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA PD BP Pts
 Tonga 3 2 0 1 10 77 72 +5 2 10
 United States 3 2 0 1 7 72 40 +32 2 10
 Georgia 3 2 0 1 6 67 31 +36 1 9
 Hong Kong 3 0 0 3 2 24 97 -73 0 0

Fixtures[edit]

7 April 2014
17:00
Tonga  10 - 37  Georgia
11 April 2014
17:00
Tonga  39 - 16  Hong Kong

Pool B[edit]

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA PD BP Pts
 Japan 3 2 0 1 15 99 73 +26 4 12
 Uruguay 3 2 1 0 6 67 59 +8 0 10
 Namibia 3 1 0 2 8 78 75 +3 3 7
 Canada 3 0 1 2 6 55 92 -37 0 2

Fixtures[edit]

7 April 2014
13:00
Japan  28 - 33  Uruguay
7 April 2014
15:00
Canada  25 - 37  Namibia
11 April 2014
13:00
Japan  34 - 28  Namibia
11 April 2014
19:00
Canada  18 - 18  Uruguay
15 April 2014
17:00
Uruguay  16 - 13  Namibia
15 April 2014
19:00
Canada  12 - 37  Japan

Knockout stage[edit]

7th place game[edit]

19 April 2014
13:00
Hong Kong  30 - 33  Canada

5th place game[edit]

19 April 2014
15:00
Georgia  46 - 17  Namibia

Third place game[edit]

Final[edit]

19 April 2014
19:00
Tonga  10 - 35  Japan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chile and Hong Kong to host next two JWRT". irb.com. 13 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Chile and Hong Kong to Host Secondary IRB Junior Tournaments in 2013 and 2014". Association of Summer Olympic International Federations. 16 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Japan secure place at JWRT 2014". irb.com. 19 August 2013. Retrieved 19 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "Namibia book their place at JWRT 2014". irb.com. 1 September 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Uruguay claim penultimate place at JWRT 2014". irb.com. 23 September 2013. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 
  6. ^ JWRT14 Pools and Match Schedule http://www.irb.com/mm/document/tournament/home/02/06/98/87/irbjwrt2014matchschedule.pdf