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Rugby World Cup 7s Season: Competition overview
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Rugby World Cup 7s 2009

Overview
The tournament was held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Qualifiers

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1New Zealand 7s933001071295Qualified to quarter finals
2Tonga 7s73201573423To repechage
3Italy 7s531022990-61
4Arabic Gulf 7s330032279-57Qualified for Bowl

Matches
Group phase
05/03/2009Tonga 7s - Arabic Gulf 7s19-0
05/03/2009New Zealand 7s - Italy 7s42-0
06/03/2009New Zealand 7s - Arabic Gulf 7s41-5
06/03/2009Tonga 7s - Italy 7s31-10
06/03/2009Italy 7s - Arabic Gulf 7s19-17
06/03/2009New Zealand 7s - Tonga 7s24-7

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Fiji 7s93300902763Qualified to quarter finals
2France 7s7320164559To repechage
3United States 7s5310262575
4Georgia 7s330031592-77Qualified for Bowl

Matches
Group phase
05/03/2009France 7s - United States 7s26-17
05/03/2009Fiji 7s - Georgia 7s26-10
06/03/2009Fiji 7s - United States 7s16-12
06/03/2009France 7s - Georgia 7s33-0
06/03/2009United States 7s - Georgia 7s33-5
06/03/2009Fiji 7s - France 7s38-5

Poule C
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1South Africa 7s93300602634Qualified to quarter finals
2Canada 7s73201624121To repechage
3Scotland 7s531025962-3
4Japan 7s330032779-52Qualified for Bowl

Matches
Group phase
05/03/2009Canada 7s - Scotland 7s33-14
05/03/2009South Africa 7s - Japan 7s26-5
06/03/2009South Africa 7s - Canada 7s15-7
06/03/2009Scotland 7s - Japan 7s31-10
06/03/2009Canada 7s - Japan 7s22-12
06/03/2009South Africa 7s - Scotland 7s19-14

Poule D
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Samoa 7s93300741262Qualified to quarter finals
2Australia 7s531024555-10To repechage
3Portugal 7s531023649-13
4Ireland 7s531023473-39Qualified for Bowl

Matches
Group phase
05/03/2009Australia 7s - Portugal 7s24-12
05/03/2009Samoa 7s - Ireland 7s35-5
06/03/2009Samoa 7s - Portugal 7s20-7
06/03/2009Ireland 7s - Australia 7s24-21
06/03/2009Portugal 7s - Ireland 7s17-5
06/03/2009Samoa 7s - Australia 7s19-0

Poule E
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1England 7s93300943658Qualified to quarter finals
2Kenya 7s73201794039To repechage
3Tunisia 7s531024869-21
4Hong Kong 7s3300326102-76Qualified for Bowl

Matches
Group phase
05/03/2009Kenya 7s - Tunisia 7s29-7
05/03/2009England 7s - Hong Kong 7s42-5
06/03/2009England 7s - Tunisia 7s26-24
06/03/2009Kenya 7s - Hong Kong 7s43-7
06/03/2009Tunisia 7s - Hong Kong 7s17-14
06/03/2009England 7s - Kenya 7s26-7

Poule F
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Argentina 7s93300731261Qualified to quarter finals
2Wales 7s73201581939To repechage
3Zimbabwe 7s531023895-57
4Uruguay 7s330033174-43Qualified for Bowl

Matches
Group phase
05/03/2009Wales 7s - Zimbabwe 7s31-5
05/03/2009Argentina 7s - Uruguay 7s19-7
06/03/2009Argentina 7s - Zimbabwe 7s40-5
06/03/2009Wales 7s - Uruguay 7s27-0
06/03/2009Zimbabwe 7s - Uruguay 7s28-24
06/03/2009Argentina 7s - Wales 7s14-0

Repechage
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Kenya 7s73201794039Qualified to quarter finals
2Wales 7s73201581939
3Tonga 7s73201573423Qualified for Plate
4Canada 7s73201624121
5France 7s7320164559
6United States 7s5310262575
7Scotland 7s531025962-3
8Australia 7s531024555-10
9Portugal 7s531023649-13
10Tunisia 7s531024869-21
11Zimbabwe 7s531023895-57Qualified for Bowl
12Italy 7s531022990-61


Cup
Quarter finalsSemifinalsFinal
Wales 7s
3/7/2009 - 15-14Wales 7s
3/7/2009 - 19-12
New Zealand 7sWales 7s
Samoa 7s3/7/2009 - 19-12
3/7/2009 - 31-26
Samoa 7s
England 7sWales 7s
Argentina 7s
3/7/2009 - 14-12Argentina 7s
3/7/2009 - 12-0
South Africa 7s
Kenya 7sArgentina 7s
3/7/2009 - 26-7
Kenya 7s
Fiji 7s

Plate
Plate quarter finalsPlate SemifinalsPlate Final
Scotland 7s
3/7/2009 - 21-19Scotland 7s
3/7/2009 - 29-7
France 7sScotland 7s
Portugal 7s3/7/2009 - 21-17
3/7/2009 - 12-5
Portugal 7s
Canada 7sScotland 7s
Australia 7s
3/7/2009 - 24-14Australia 7s
3/7/2009 - 22-19
United States 7s
Tonga 7sAustralia 7s
3/7/2009 - 24-7
Tonga 7s
Tunisia 7s

Bowl
Bowl quarter finalsBowl semifinalsBowl final
Zimbabwe 7s
3/7/2009 - 28-10Zimbabwe 7s
3/7/2009 - 24-7
Georgia 7sZimbabwe 7s
Uruguay 7s3/7/2009 - 17-14
3/7/2009 - 19-12
Uruguay 7s
Japan 7sZimbabwe 7s
Ireland 7s
3/7/2009 - 24-5Ireland 7s
3/7/2009 - 22-15
Arabic Gulf 7s
Hong Kong 7sIreland 7s
3/7/2009 - 14-7
Hong Kong 7s
Italy 7s