List of nations in qualification for the 2007 Rugby World Cup

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94 nations participated in qualifying for the 2007 Rugby World Cup. The 86 teams taking part in regional qualifiers together with the 8 teams which have qualified automatically brings to 94 the total number of teams participating in the 2007 Rugby World Cup.

Africa[edit]

(15 teams, 2.25 places)

  •  Botswana - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1a)
  •  Cameroon - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1a)
  •  Ivory Coast - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 2)
  •  Kenya - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 2)
  •  Madagascar - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1b)
  •  Morocco - (Failed to advance past Repechage 1, Round 1)
  •  Namibia - (Qualified as Africa 1)
  •  Nigeria - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1a)
  •  Senegal - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1b)
  •  South Africa - (Automatic qualifier)
  •  Swaziland - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1a)
  •  Tunisia - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 2)
  •  Uganda - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 2)
  •  Zambia - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1a Playoff)
  •  Zimbabwe - (Failed to advance past Africa, Round 1b Playoff)

Americas[edit]

(19 teams, 3.5 places)

  •  Argentina - (Qualified as Americas 1)
  •  Bahamas - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Barbados - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 3b)
  •  Bermuda - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Brazil - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 2)
  •  Canada - (Qualified as Americas 2)
  •  Cayman Islands - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Chile - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 3a)
  •  Colombia - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1b)
  •  Guyana - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Jamaica - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Paraguay - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 2)
  •  Peru - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1b)
  •  Saint Lucia - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - (Failed to qualify for Americas, Round 1a)
  •  Trinidad and Tobago - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1a)
  •  United States - (Qualified as Americas 3)
  •  Uruguay - (Failed to advance past Repechage 1, Round 2)
  •  Venezuela - (Failed to advance past Americas, Round 1b)

Asia[edit]

(13 teams, 1.5 places)

  •  Arabian Gulf rugby union team - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 2)
  •  China - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)
  •  Chinese Taipei - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)
  •  Guam - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)
  •  Hong Kong - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 3)
  •  India - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)
  •  Japan - (Qualified as Asia 1)
  •  South Korea - (Failed to advance beyond Repechage 2)
  •  Kazakhstan - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1b)
  •  Malaysia - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)
  •  Singapore - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)
  •  Sri Lanka - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 2)
  •  Thailand - (Failed to advance beyond Asia, Round 1a)

Europe[edit]

(36 teams, 8.25 places)

  •  Andorra - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Austria - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Belgium - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Bosnia and Herzegovina - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 1)
  •  Bulgaria - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Croatia - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Czech Republic - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 4)
  •  Denmark - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2 Playoff)
  •  England - (Automatic qualifier and champions)
  •  Finland - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 1)
  •  France - (Automatic qualifier and host)
  •  Germany - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3 Playoff)
  •  Georgia - (Qualified as Europe 3)
  •  Hungary - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Ireland - (Automatic qualifier)
  •  Israel - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 1)
  •  Italy - (Qualified as Europe 1)
  •  Latvia - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Lithuania - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Luxembourg - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Malta - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Moldova - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Netherlands - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Norway - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 1)
  •  Poland - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Portugal - (Qualified as Repechage 1)
  •  Romania - (Qualified as Europe 2)
  •  Russia - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 5)
  •  Scotland - (Automatic qualifier)
  •  Serbia and Montenegro - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 3)
  •  Slovenia - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Spain - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 5)
  •  Sweden - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2 Playoff)
  •   Switzerland - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 2)
  •  Ukraine - (Failed to advance past Europe, Round 4)
  •  Wales - (Automatic qualifier)

Oceania[edit]

(11 teams, 4.5 places)

  •  Australia - (Automatic qualifier)
  •  Cook Islands - (Failed to advance beyond Oceania, Round 4)
  •  Fiji - (Qualified as Oceania 2)
  •  Papua New Guinea - (Failed to advance beyond Oceania, Round 2)
  •  New Zealand - (Automatic qualifier)
  •  Niue - (Failed to advance beyond Oceania, Round 1a)
  •  Samoa - (Qualified as Oceania 1)
  •  Solomon Islands - (Failed to advance beyond Oceania, Round 1a)
  •  Tahiti - (Failed to advance beyond Oceania, Round 1a)
  •  Tonga - (Qualified as Repechage 2)
  •  Vanuatu - (Failed to advance beyond Oceania, Round 1a)

See also[edit]