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IRB U21 Rugby World Cup

IRB U21 Rugby World Cup 2006

Overview
The tournament was held in France.
The finals were held in Stade Marcel Michelin, Clermont Ferrand.

Final results
Winner:France U21

Group phase
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1South Africa U21133300136439317510Qualified to semifinals
2Australia U2113330082513110510
3France U211132016825439221
4New Zealand U21103201121517015511
5England U2110320179493011420Qualified to 5th place semifinals
6Argentina U21103201555238611
7Ireland U216310277522511811
8Wales U216310286701611911
9Scotland U21631025259-75911Qualified to 9th place semifinals
10Fiji U21531027194-23111110
11Italy U210300343144-10142200
12Georgia U210300342222-18053100

Matches
Group phase
09/06/2006Australia U21 - Scotland U2118-14
09/06/2006England U21 - Fiji U2134-8
09/06/2006Ireland U21 - France U218-26
09/06/2006Italy U21 - New Zealand U2116-75
09/06/2006South Africa U21 - Argentina U2120-16
09/06/2006Wales U21 - Georgia U2173-25
13/06/2006Australia U21 - Fiji U2143-20
13/06/2006England U21 - New Zealand U2114-29
13/06/2006Ireland U21 - Argentina U2122-26
13/06/2006Italy U21 - Scotland U2110-26
13/06/2006South Africa U21 - Georgia U21102-17
13/06/2006Wales U21 - France U213-32
17/06/2006Australia U21 - New Zealand U2121-17
17/06/2006England U21 - Scotland U2131-12
17/06/2006Ireland U21 - Georgia U2147-0
17/06/2006Italy U21 - Fiji U2117-43
17/06/2006South Africa U21 - France U2114-10
17/06/2006Wales U21 - Argentina U2110-13

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
South Africa U21
21/06/2006 - 40-23South Africa U21
25/06/2006 - 13-24
New Zealand U21France U21
Australia U21
21/06/2006 - 17-32
France U21
France U21
3rd place final
New Zealand U21
25/06/2006 - 39-36New Zealand U21
Australia U21
5th place semifinals5th place final
Argentina U21
21/06/2006 - 20-42Ireland U21
25/06/2006 - 8-32
Ireland U21England U21
England U21
21/06/2006 - 13-11
England U21
Wales U21
7th place final
Argentina U21
25/06/2006 - 28-12Argentina U21
Wales U21
9th place semifinals9th place final
Fiji U21
21/06/2006 - 33-12Fiji U21
25/06/2006 - 21-19
Italy U21Fiji U21
Scotland U21
21/06/2006 - 46-14
Scotland U21
Georgia U21
11th place final
Italy U21
25/06/2006 - 12-9Italy U21
Georgia U21