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European Championship 7s
Qualifier 1 (Odense)
Qualifier 2 (Sopot)
Qualifier 3 (Zagreb)
Qualifier 4 (Tbilisi)
Qualifier 5 (Ostrava)
Qualifier 6 (Corfu)
Qualifier 7 (Moscow)

European Championship 7s 2008

Overview
The tournament was held in Hannover, Germany.
It was also valid as european qualifier for the 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens.

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Portugal 7s15550015132119Qualified to semifinals
2Georgia 7s135401813150
3Germany 7s952037599-24Qualified for Plate
4Spain 7s9520357107-50
5Russia 7s8511374100-26Qualified for Bowl
6Romania 7s6501431100-69

Matches
Group phase
05/07/2008Portugal 7s - Georgia 7s26-10
05/07/2008Germany 7s - Russia 7s24-21
05/07/2008Spain 7s - Romania 7s14-0
05/07/2008Portugal 7s - Russia 7s45-5
05/07/2008Georgia 7s - Spain 7s28-5
05/07/2008Germany 7s - Romania 7s17-12
05/07/2008Russia 7s - Spain 7s29-7
05/07/2008Portugal 7s - Germany 7s14-12
05/07/2008Georgia 7s - Romania 7s12-0
05/07/2008Portugal 7s - Spain 7s28-5
05/07/2008Russia 7s - Romania 7s19-19
05/07/2008Georgia 7s - Germany 7s26-0
05/07/2008Portugal 7s - Romania 7s38-0
05/07/2008Spain 7s - Germany 7s26-22
05/07/2008Georgia 7s - Russia 7s5-0

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Wales 7s1555001516289Qualified to semifinals
2Ireland 7s1354011055253
3Italy 7s1153021127537Qualified for Plate
4Ukraine 7s9520382104-22
5Poland 7s7510449135-86Qualified for Bowl
6Belgium 7s5500553124-71

Matches
Group phase
05/07/2008Wales 7s - Belgium 7s33-12
05/07/2008Italy 7s - Ukraine 7s31-15
05/07/2008Ireland 7s - Poland 7s17-7
05/07/2008Wales 7s - Italy 7s33-12
05/07/2008Ireland 7s - Belgium 7s31-0
05/07/2008Ukraine 7s - Poland 7s21-14
05/07/2008Ireland 7s - Italy 7s17-12
05/07/2008Wales 7s - Ukraine 7s21-17
05/07/2008Poland 7s - Belgium 7s21-19
05/07/2008Wales 7s - Ireland 7s26-14
05/07/2008Italy 7s - Poland 7s40-0
05/07/2008Ukraine 7s - Belgium 7s22-12
05/07/2008Wales 7s - Poland 7s38-7
05/07/2008Ireland 7s - Ukraine 7s26-7
05/07/2008Italy 7s - Belgium 7s17-10

Cup
SemifinalsFinal
Portugal 7s
06/07/2008 - 14-12Portugal 7s
06/07/2008 - 26-12
Ireland 7sPortugal 7s
Wales 7s
06/07/2008 - 19-14
Wales 7s
Georgia 7s
3rd place final
Georgia 7s
06/07/2008 - 26-7Georgia 7s
Ireland 7s

Plate
Plate SemifinalsPlate Final
Italy 7s
06/07/2008 - 21-19Italy 7s
06/07/2008 - 24-17
Germany 7sItaly 7s
Spain 7s
06/07/2008 - 22-10
Spain 7s
Ukraine 7s
7th place final
Germany 7s
06/07/2008 - 35-14Germany 7s
Ukraine 7s

Bowl
Bowl semifinalsBowl final
Russia 7s
06/07/2008 - 27-0Russia 7s
06/07/2008 - 29-12
Belgium 7sRussia 7s
Romania 7s
06/07/2008 - 21-7
Romania 7s
Poland 7s
11th place final
Poland 7s
06/07/2008 - 26-0Poland 7s
Belgium 7s