2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens – Women's tournament

The inaugural women's tournament in the 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens was held at The Sevens in Dubai alongside the men's tournament. The tournament was held from 6 March to 7 March, with Australia beating New Zealand 15−10 at the final.[1]

2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens – Women's tournament
Tournament details
VenueThe Sevens
Dates6 – 7 March
No. of nations16
Champions Gold medal blank.svg Australia
Tournament statistics
Matches played41
Tries scored193 (average 4.71 per match)
Top scorer(s)New Zealand Selica Winiata
(52 points)

TeamsEdit

16 teams took part in this tournament

SquadsEdit

Pool StagesEdit

Legend
Teams advanced to the Cup quarter-final
Teams advanced to the Bowl quarter-final

Pool AEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA +/– Pts
  France 3 2 0 1 47 32 +15 7
  Australia 3 2 0 1 96 26 +70 7
  China 3 1 0 2 48 81 –33 5
  Netherlands 3 1 0 2 29 81 –52 5
6 March 2009
11:00
Australia   50–12   China


6 March 2009
11:22
France   14–17   Netherlands


6 March 2009
13:56
Australia   10–14   France


6 March 2009
14:18
China   31–12   Netherlands


6 March 2009
16:52
Australia   36–0   Netherlands


6 March 2009
17:14
China   5–19   France

Pool BEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA +/- Pts
  England 3 3 0 0 93 0 +93 9
  United States 3 2 0 1 50 17 +33 7
  Russia 3 1 0 2 31 51 –20 5
  Japan 3 0 0 3 10 116 –106 3
6 March 2009
13:12
England   17–0   United States


6 March 2009
13:34
Japan   10–31   Russia


6 March 2009
15:24
England   29–0   Russia


6 March 2009
15:46
Japan   0–38   United States


6 March 2009
19:04
Russia   0–12   United States


6 March 2009
19:26
England   47–0   Japan

Pool CEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA +/- Pts
  Spain 3 3 0 0 50 12 +38 9
  Canada 3 2 0 1 90 19 +71 7
  Brazil 3 1 0 2 12 67 –55 5
  Thailand 3 0 0 3 29 83 –54 3
6 March 2009
11:44
Canada   52–7   Thailand


6 March 2009
12:06
Brazil   0–19   Spain


6 March 2009
14:40
Brazil   12–10   Thailand


6 March 2009
15:02
Canada   0–12   Spain


6 March 2009
17:36
Spain   19–12   Thailand


6 March 2009
17:58
Brazil   0–38   Canada

Pool DEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA +/- Pts
  New Zealand 3 3 0 0 120 0 +120 9
  South Africa 3 2 0 1 43 30 +13 7
  Italy 3 1 0 2 17 69 –52 5
  Uganda 3 0 0 3 7 88 –81 3
6 March 2009
12:28
New Zealand   50–0   Uganda


6 March 2009
12:50
South Africa   17–5   Italy


6 March 2009
15:24
New Zealand   45–0   Italy


6 March 2009
15:46
South Africa   26–0   Uganda


6 March 2009
18:20
Italy   12–7   Uganda


6 March 2009
18:42
New Zealand   25–0   South Africa

KnockoutEdit

BowlEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
7 March 2009 – 11:00
 
 
  China21
 
7 March 2009 – 14:30
 
  Japan5
 
  China28
 
7 March 2009 – 11:22
 
  Italy0
 
  Italy17
 
7 March 2009 – 17:52
 
  Thailand0
 
  China10
 
7 March 2009 – 11:44
 
  Brazil7
 
  Brazil12
 
7 March 2009 – 14:52
 
  Uganda7
 
  Brazil17
 
7 March 2009 – 12:06
 
  Russia12
 
  Russia12
 
 
  Netherlands5
 

PlateEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
7 March 2009 – 15:14
 
 
  France12
 
7 March 2009 – 19:00
 
  Canada19
 
  Canada0
 
7 March 2009 – 15:36
 
  England12
 
  Spain7
 
 
  England12
 

CupEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
7 March 2009 – 12:28
 
 
  France0
 
7 March 2009 – 16:24
 
  United States19
 
  United States12
 
7 March 2009 – 12:50
 
  New Zealand14
 
  New Zealand33
 
7 March 2009 – 20:00
 
  Canada12
 
  New Zealand10
 
7 March 2009 – 13:12
 
  Australia15
 
  Spain7
 
7 March 2009 – 16:46
 
  South Africa15
 
  South Africa10
 
7 March 2009 – 13:34
 
  Australia17
 
  England10
 
 
  Australia17
 

[2]


 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens Women's Winners 
 
Australia
1st title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Australia claim inaugural crown". World Rugby. 7 March 2009. Archived from the original on 27 May 2011.
  2. ^ "Rugby World Cup Sevens 2009 – Women's Competition" (PDF). World Rugby. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-04-07. Retrieved 2017-10-23.

External linksEdit

External video
  Women's RWC Sevens 2009: Australia v New Zealand Cup final on YouTube