2000 European Nations Cup Second Division

The 2000 European Nations Cup (ENC) Second Division (a European rugby union competition for national teams) was contested over a one-year period by five teams during which all of them met each other once. The winner was Russia, who won all the games and was promoted to Division 1. There was no relegation to Division 3.[1]

2000 European Nations Cup Second Division
Date18 September 1999 - 21 May 2000
Countries Russia
 Croatia
 Ukraine
 Denmark
 Germany
Tournament statistics
Champions Russia
Matches played9
1998–99 (Previous) (Next) 2000–01

TableEdit

Place Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against difference
1   Russia 4 4 0 0 267 18 249 12
2   Croatia 4 3 0 1 105 36 +29 9
3   Ukraine 4 1 0 3 54 135 −81 6
4   Denmark 4 1 0 3 78 188 −110 6
5   Germany 4 1 0 3 56 183 −127 6

ResultsEdit

18 September 1999
  Russia 71–5   Ukraine
Lokomotiv Stadium, Krasnoyarsk
Attendance: 3,000

24 October 1999
  Denmark 19–23   Ukraine

13 November 1999
  Croatia 42–13   Denmark

2 April 2000
  Ukraine 17–20   Germany

16 April 2000
  Russia 89–6   Germany
Stadium Junost, Krasnodar
Attendance: 2,000
Referee:   H. de Ruiter

30 April 2000
  Germany 11–38   Croatia

7 May 2000
  Germany 19–39   Denmark

13 May 2000
  Denmark 7–104   Russia

14 May 2000
  Croatia 25–9   Ukraine

21 May 2000
  Russia Won Russia
(Croatia forfeit)
  Croatia

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