Uruguay national rugby sevens team

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Uruguay
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Union Uruguayan Rugby Union
Nickname(s) Teros
Emblem(s) Southern lapwing
Coach(es) Luis Pedro Achard
Captain(s) Gabriel Puig
Team kit
Change kit

The Uruguay national rugby sevens team is a minor national sevens side. At the South American Sevens, Uruguay has won in 2012 and resulted runner-up six times. The team has resulted fourth at the 2011 and 2015 Pan American Games.

They participated in the 2014 Hong Kong Sevens in the World Series Qualifier. They qualified for the quarterfinals, finishing second in their pool, but lost out to Russia 21-14.[1] At the 2015 Hong Kong Sevens, they claimed wins over Brazil and Mexico and losses to Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea. The team did not qualify to the 2016 Hong Kong Sevens.

Tournament history[edit]

Pan American Games[edit]

Pan American Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Mexico 2011 Semifinals 4th 6 3 3 0
Canada 2015 Semifinals 4th 6 2 3 0
Total 0 Titles 0/2 12 5 6 0

Rugby World Cup Sevens[edit]

World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Scotland 1993 Did not participate - - - - -
Hong Kong 1997 Did not qualify - - - - -
Argentina 2001 Did not qualify - - - - -
Hong Kong 2005 Bowl Quarterfinals 21st 6 0 6 0
United Arab Emirates 2009 Bowl Semifinals 19th 5 1 4 0
Russia 2013 Bowl Semifinals 19th 5 1 4 0
Total 0 Titles 3/6 16 2 14 0

Current Squad[edit]

Squad to 2015 Hong Kong Sevens.[2]

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