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Junior World Championship 2018

Teams variations
Relegated to Junior World Rugby Trophy 2018:Samoa U20
Promoted from Junior World Rugby Trophy 2017:Japan U20

Final results

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1New Zealand U201433001362810819320Qualified for semifinals
2Wales U20832015480-2651000To repechage
3Australia U206310293722112811
4Japan U201300336139-10362101Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
30/05/2018Australia U20 - Wales U2021-26
30/05/2018New Zealand U20 - Japan U2067-0
03/06/2018Australia U20 - Japan U2054-19
03/06/2018New Zealand U20 - Wales U2042-10
07/06/2018New Zealand U20 - Australia U2027-18
07/06/2018Wales U20 - Japan U2018-17

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1England U20153300117338418430Qualified for semifinals
2Italy U201032016295-3391420To repechage
3Argentina U20731027382-9101021
4Scotland U20130034991-4251401Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
30/05/2018England U20 - Argentina U2039-18
30/05/2018Scotland U20 - Italy U2026-27
03/06/2018England U20 - Italy U2043-5
03/06/2018Scotland U20 - Argentina U2013-29
07/06/2018England U20 - Scotland U2035-10
07/06/2018Italy U20 - Argentina U2030-26

Poule C
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1France U20143300966531131020Qualified for semifinals
2South Africa U2011320192902151130To repechage
3Georgia U20531026377-1481101
4Ireland U20230036180-1981202Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
30/05/2018France U20 - Ireland U2026-24
30/05/2018South Africa U20 - Georgia U2033-27
03/06/2018France U20 - Georgia U2024-12
03/06/2018South Africa U20 - Ireland U2030-17
07/06/2018France U20 - South Africa U2046-29
07/06/2018Ireland U20 - Georgia U2020-24

Repechage
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1South Africa U2011320192902151130Qualified for semifinals
2Italy U201032016295-3391420Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Wales U20832015480-2651000
4Argentina U20731027382-9101021
5Australia U206310293722112811
6Georgia U20531026377-1481101Qualified for 9th place semifinals


Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
France U20
12/06/2018 - 16-7France U20
17/06/2018 - 33-25
New Zealand U20France U20
England U20
12/06/2018 - 32-31
England U20
South Africa U20
3rd place final
New Zealand U20
17/06/2018 - 30-42South Africa U20
South Africa U20
5th place semifinals5th place final
Italy U20
12/06/2018 - 15-44Australia U20
17/06/2018 - 41-15
Australia U20Australia U20
Wales U20
12/06/2018 - 15-39
Argentina U20
Argentina U20
7th place final
Italy U20
17/06/2018 - 17-34Wales U20
Wales U20
9th place semifinals9th place final
Georgia U20
12/06/2018 - 24-22Georgia U20
17/06/2018 - 39-31
Japan U20Georgia U20
Ireland U20
12/06/2018 - 29-45
Scotland U20
Scotland U20
11th place final
Japan U20
17/06/2018 - 33-39Ireland U20
Ireland U20