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IRB U21 Rugby World Cup

IRB U21 Rugby World Cup 2005

Overview
The tournament was held in Argentina.
The finals were held in Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza.

Final results

Group phase
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1South Africa U211533001594411530Qualified to semifinals
2France U21143300111902120
3Australia U2114330099851420
4New Zealand U211232011956812731
5Argentina U21113201121635821Qualified to 5th place semifinals
6Wales U217310270104-3421
7Scotland U216310282721011
8England U21631029593220
9Ireland U21531027794-1710Qualified to 9th place semifinals
10Samoa U214310266101-3500
11Italy U213300363149-8612
12Canada U210300334209-17500

Matches
Group phase
09/06/2005Argentina U21 - Canada U2165-7
09/06/2005England U21 - Samoa U2152-22
09/06/2005Ireland U21 - France U2123-31
09/06/2005Italy U21 - South Africa U213-83
09/06/2005New Zealand U21 - Wales U2160-15
09/06/2005Scotland U21 - Australia U2122-28
13/06/2005Argentina U21 - Australia U2120-25
13/06/2005Ireland U21 - Samoa U2129-21
13/06/2005Italy U21 - France U2140-43
13/06/2005New Zealand U21 - Canada U2192-7
13/06/2005South Africa U21 - England U2134-16
13/06/2005Wales U21 - Scotland U2124-8
17/06/2005Argentina U21 - Wales U2136-31
17/06/2005France U21 - England U2137-27
17/06/2005Italy U21 - Samoa U2120-23
17/06/2005New Zealand U21 - Australia U2143-46
17/06/2005Scotland U21 - Canada U2152-20
17/06/2005South Africa U21 - Ireland U2142-25

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
South Africa U21
21/06/2005 - 16-12South Africa U21
25/06/2005 - 24-20
New Zealand U21South Africa U21
France U21
21/06/2005 - 16-28
Australia U21
Australia U21
3rd place final
France U21
25/06/2005 - 21-47New Zealand U21
New Zealand U21
5th place semifinals5th place final
Argentina U21
21/06/2005 - 20-6Argentina U21
25/06/2005 - 39-7
England U21Argentina U21
Wales U21
21/06/2005 - 25-43
Scotland U21
Scotland U21
7th place final
Wales U21
25/06/2005 - 32-57England U21
England U21
9th place semifinals9th place final
Ireland U21
21/06/2005 - 77-3Ireland U21
25/06/2005 - 34-17
Canada U21Ireland U21
Italy U21
21/06/2005 - 25-38
Samoa U21
Samoa U21
11th place final
Italy U21
25/06/2005 - 30-33Canada U21
Canada U21