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IRB U21 Rugby World Cup

IRB U21 Rugby World Cup 2003

Overview
The tournament was held in England.
The finals were held in Kassam Stadium, Oxford.

Final results

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1South Africa U211533001885813030Qualified to semifinals
2Argentina U21113201110565421
3Wales U21932018287-510Qualified to 5th place semifinals
4Scotland U21631026877-911
5Ireland U21431026781-1400Qualified to 9th place semifinals
6Canada U210300342198-15600

Matches
Group phase
13/06/2003Argentina U21 - Canada U2162-13
13/06/2003Scotland U21 - Wales U2119-37
13/06/2003South Africa U21 - Ireland U2136-27
17/06/2003Argentina U21 - Wales U2118-24
17/06/2003Scotland U21 - Ireland U2115-21
17/06/2003South Africa U21 - Canada U21102-10
21/06/2003Argentina U21 - Ireland U2130-19
21/06/2003Scotland U21 - Canada U2134-19
21/06/2003South Africa U21 - Wales U2150-21

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Australia U21133210115645130Qualified to semifinals
2New Zealand U21123210124745020
3France U2110320178492911Qualified to 5th place semifinals
4England U2163102107763111
5Italy U21531025992-3310Qualified to 9th place semifinals
6Japan U211300351177-12610

Matches
Group phase
13/06/2003Australia U21 - England U2152-22
13/06/2003France U21 - Italy U2134-7
13/06/2003Japan U21 - New Zealand U2114-61
17/06/2003Australia U21 - Italy U2124-5
17/06/2003France U21 - New Zealand U2123-26
17/06/2003Japan U21 - England U213-69
21/06/2003Australia U21 - New Zealand U2137-37
21/06/2003France U21 - England U2121-16
21/06/2003Japan U21 - Italy U2134-47

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
South Africa U21
25/06/2003 - 16-38New Zealand U21
29/06/2003 - 21-10
New Zealand U21New Zealand U21
Argentina U21
25/06/2003 - 25-48
Australia U21
Australia U21
3rd place final
South Africa U21
29/06/2003 - 30-34Argentina U21
Argentina U21
5th place semifinals5th place final
Wales U21
25/06/2003 - 44-27Wales U21
29/06/2003 - 20-24
England U21France U21
Scotland U21
25/06/2003 - 12-48
France U21
France U21
7th place final
England U21
29/06/2003 - 22-33Scotland U21
Scotland U21
9th place semifinals9th place final
Ireland U21
25/06/2003 - 52-13Ireland U21
29/06/2003 - 24-19
Japan U21Ireland U21
Canada U21
25/06/2003 - 21-27
Italy U21
Italy U21
11th place final
Japan U21
29/06/2003 - 48-27Japan U21
Canada U21