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FIRA Tournament

FIRA Tournament 1996/97

Final results
Winner:Spain

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Spain622001021785Qualified for semifinals
2Belgium421012480-56Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Germany220022049-29Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
16/11/1996Belgium - Germany24-3
24/11/1996Germany - Spain17-25
08/12/1996Spain - Belgium77-0

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Georgia62200473413Qualified for semifinals
2Russia42101574314Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Czech Republic220022855-27Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
22/09/1996Czech Republic - Georgia14-18
20/10/1996Georgia - Russia29-20
26/10/1996Russia - Czech Republic37-14

Poule C
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Portugal62200661749Qualified for semifinals
2Tunisia4210126260Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Netherlands220022675-49Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
27/10/1996Netherlands - Tunisia15-20
24/11/1996Portugal - Netherlands55-11
07/12/1996Tunisia - Portugal6-11

Poule D
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Poland6220033267Qualified for semifinals
2Morocco42101332211Qualified for 5th place semifinals
3Denmark220021533-18Qualified for 9th place semifinals

Matches
Group phase
28/09/1996Poland - Denmark16-10
19/10/1996Morocco - Poland16-17
02/11/1996Denmark - Morocco5-17

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
Spain
20/04/1997 - 44-10Spain
11/05/1997 - 25-18
PolandSpain
Portugal
19/04/1997 - 21-17
Portugal
Georgia
3rd place final
Poland
10/05/1997 - 29-23Poland
Georgia
5th place semifinals5th place final
Belgium
20/04/1997 - 9-14Morocco
17/05/1997 - 20-7
MoroccoMorocco
Tunisia
20/04/1997 - 25-30
Russia
Russia
7th place final
Belgium
10/05/1997 - 22-29Tunisia
Tunisia
9th place semifinals9th place final
Czech Republic
19/04/1997 - 19-18Czech Republic
11/05/1997 - 9-14
NetherlandsGermany
Denmark
20/04/1997 - 8-13
Germany
Germany
11th place final
Netherlands
10/05/1997 - 48-5Netherlands
Denmark