2017 South American Rugby Championship "A"

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2017 South American Rugby Championship "A"
DateMay 13 – May 27, 2017
Countries Brazil
 Chile
 Paraguay
 Uruguay
2016
2018 →

The 2017 South American Rugby Championship (Confederación Sudamericana de Rugby (CONSUR) Championship) Division A is the third edition of second level of the South American Rugby Championship. The tournament is played in a round-robin format with each team playing each other team once. The two first teams will win the right to compete in the top level tournament of South American Rugby Championship, called South America Rugby Cup, and the winner will face the loser of the two-game-series between USA and Canada as round 4 of the Americas qualification for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.[1]

Standings[edit]

Advanced to Americas RWC Qualifying Round 4
Played promotion/relegation play-off against winner of Championship B
Place Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against diff
1  Uruguay (21) 3 3 0 0 113 57 +56 9
2  Chile (29) 3 2 0 1 92 44 +48 6
3  Brazil (31) 3 1 0 2 94 62 +32 3
4  Paraguay (38) 3 0 0 3 32 168 -136 0

Pre-tournament rankings are in parentheses.[2]

Matches[edit]

Week 1[edit]

13 May 2017
Chile  15-10  Brazil

13 May 2017
Paraguay  19-45  Uruguay

Week 2[edit]

20 May 2017
Chile  66-7  Paraguay

20 May 2017
Uruguay  41-27  Brazil

Week 3[edit]

27 May 2017
Uruguay  27-11  Chile

26 May 2017
Brazil  57-6  Paraguay

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ RWC 2019. "Americas Qualifying Bracket". Rugby World Cup 2019. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  2. ^ World Rugby. "Men's World Rugby Rankings". Retrieved 8 May 2017.