2012–13 European Shield

In 2012, the European Shield switched to a new 2 year format with teams playing each other at home and away. The teams involved were the 2010 East and West Champions (Russia and Serbia) who competed along with the 2011 Champions (Germany). They were joined by the 2013 World Cup qualifier (Italy).

2012–13 European Shield
Duration6 Rounds
Number of teams4
Winners Russia
Runners-up Italy

ResultsEdit

2012-05-12
Germany  25-24  Serbia
Tries: Koch (18), Marin (27, 63), Danzey (43), Isaak (55); Goals: K. Keinhorst 2/5; Drop Goal: K. Keinhorst(Report)Tries: Stevanović (33, 49), S. Nikolić (59), Ćalić (65); Goals: Zogović 4/4
Fritz-Grunebaum-Sportpark, Heidelberg

2012-05-19
Germany  26-32  Russia
Tries: J. Keinhorst (37, 47, 71), Amefia (65), Danzey (68); Goals: J. Keinhorst 2/4, Danzey 1/1(Report)Tries: Bulanov (9, 30), Chuprin (18, 21, 56), Volkov (53); Goals: Lysokon 4/6
Fritz-Grunebaum-Sportpark, Heidelberg

2012-06-09
Serbia  24-18  Italy
Tries: Unković (21), Nedeljković (43), Živanović (52), Delić (65), Božović (69); Goals: Vukanović 2/5; Drop Goals: Vukanović 0/1(Report)Tries: Lenarduzzi (18), Barani (28), Cardella (47); Goals: Fontana 2/2, Peens 1/1
Makiš stadium, Belgrade
Attendance: 600

2012-07-07
Italy  72-10  Germany
Tries: Rancati (1), Barani (5), Marchesi (19), Fontana (24,29), De Mayer (27), Peens (39), Cardella (42), Prizzon (57), Alfonsi (62), Muyodi (67), Ciaurro (76); Goals: Peens 10/10, Fontana 2/2(Report)Tries: N. Keinhorst (18), Lortz (70) ; Goals: McLean 1/2
Stadio Beltrametti, Piacenza

2012-08-08
Russia  32-18  Italy
Tries: Gaponov (36), Botnarash (55, 72), Ososkov (58, 60), Mikhailov (69); Goals: Lysokon 4/6(Report)Tries: Ciaurro (11, 30), Esposito (47); Goals: Peens 3/3
Nara Stadium, Naro-Fominsk

2012-09-22
Russia  21-20  Serbia
Tries: Botnarash (20), Gaponov (32), Chuprin (52), Bratko (66); Goals: Lysokon 2/4; Drop Goal: Ososkov(Report)Tries: Stevanovic (12, 46), Bozovic (57), Bozic (69); Goals: Vukanovic 2/5
Nara Stadium, Naro-Fominsk

2013-05-18
Serbia  46-10  Germany
Tries: Nedeljković (5, 29, 49), Vojislav Dedić (18), Stevanović (60, 77), Tajsić (69), Ćalić (72); Goals: Zogović 7/9(Report)Tries: Moate (12), Amefia (34); Goals: K. Keinhorst 1/5
Makiš Stadium, Belgrade

2013-05-25
Serbia  10-24  Russia
Tries: Zogović (39), Stevanović (65); Goals: Zogović 1/2(Report)Tries: Konstantinov (21, 47), Lysokon (55, 74); Goals: Ososkov 3/3, Lysokon 1/1
Makiš Stadium, Belgrade

2013-06-29
  Italy38-18  Russia
Tries: Fontana (4), Ilinca (9), Saltonstall (20), Celerino (25), Vitalini (29), De Meyer (33), Nasso (63); Goals: Fontana 2, Peens 3(Report)Tries: Ososkov (46), Grigorev (56), Lysokon (69); Goals: Lysokon 3
Stadio Augusteo, Este

2013-07-27
  Germany30-66  Italy
Tries: Hoggins (4), Fehlemann (23), Keinhorst (42), Lortz (62), Améfia (72,79); Goals: Keinhorst 3/6(Report)Tries: Franchi (8, 36), Miranda (12), Celerino (18), Lepori (20, 39, 66), Barani (28), Pavoni (45), Bradley (51), Saltonstall (69), Ciaurro (75); Goals: Peens 3/3, Bradley 6/9
Nordstern Stadion, Karlsruhe


2013-09-14
  Italy32-20  Serbia
Tries: Calegari (6, 39), Celerino (24), Peens (45), Boscolo (58), Lepori (61); Goals: Fontana 1/2, Peens 3/4(Report)Tries: Cuk (19, 78), Stevanović (36,48); Goals: Vojislav Dedić 2/3, Vukanovic 0/1
Stadio Augusteo, Este

StandingsEdit

Team Played Won Drew Lost For Against Difference Points
  Russia 6 5 0 1 157 112 45 10
  Italy 6 4 0 2 244 134 110 8
  Serbia 6 2 0 4 144 130 26 4
  Germany 6 1 0 5 101 270 -169 2

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