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Overview

Since 2008 is the main Junior World Championship, in place of U21 World Championship.

Junior World Rugby Championship


Year Hosts # of teams Venue of finals Final Bronze Final
Winner Runner Up Score 3rd Place 4th Place Score
2008 Wales 16 Liberty Stadium, Swansea New Zealand England 38-3 South Africa Wales 43-18
2009 Japan 16 Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium, Tokyo New Zealand England 44-28 South Africa Australia 43-18
2010 Argentina 12 Estadio Newell's Old Boys, Rosario New Zealand Australia 62-17 South Africa England 27-22
2011 Italy 12 Stadio Plebiscito, Padua New Zealand England 33-22 Australia France 30-17
2012 South Africa 12 Newlands Stadium, Newlands South Africa New Zealand 22-16 Wales Argentina 25-17
2013 France 12 Stade de la Rabine, Vannes England Wales 23-15 South Africa New Zealand 41-34
2014 New Zealand 12 Eden Park, Auckland England South Africa 21-20 New Zealand Ireland 45-23
2015 Italy 12 Stadio Giovanni Zini, Cremona New Zealand England 21-16 South Africa France 31-18
2016 England 12 AJ Bell Stadium, Salford England Ireland 45-21 Argentina South Africa 49-19
2017 Georgia 12 Tbilisi

Junior World Rugby Trophy


Year Hosts # of teams Venue of finals Final Bronze Final
Winner Runner Up Score 3rd Place 4th Place Score
2008 Chile 8 Stade Français, Santiago Uruguay Chile 20-8 Georgia Romania 34-10
2009 Kenya 8 RFUEA Ground, Nairobi Romania United States 25-13 Chile Kenya 19-17
2010 Russia 8 Slava Stadium, Moscow Italy Japan 36-7 Russia Romania 23-20
2011 Georgia 8 Avchala Stadium, Tbilisi Samoa Japan 31-24 Georgia Uruguay 20-15
2012 United States 8 Murray Rugby Park Stadium, Salt Lake City United States Japan 37-33 Tonga Georgia 31-29
2013 Chile 8 Estadio Municipal German Becker, Temuco Italy Canada 45-23 Chile Japan 38-35
2014 Hong Kong 8 Hong Kong Football Club Stadium, Hong Kong Japan Tonga 35-10 United States Uruguay 26-25
2015 Portugal 8 Estadio Universitario, Lisbon Georgia Canada 49-24 Uruguay Tonga 44-43
2016 Zimbabwe 8 Harare Samoa Spain 38-32 Fiji Namibia 44-30





Sources

www.worldrugby.org - World Rugby site (former www.irb.com).
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IRB_Junior_World_Championship - Wikipedia pages about Junior World Championship
Every site was scanned using also web.archive.org