2013 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy

The 2013 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy was the sixth annual international rugby union competition for under-20 national teams, second-tier world championship.

2013 IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy
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Tournament details
Host nation Chile
Date28 May – 9 June 2013
No. of nations8
Final positions
Champions Italy
Runner-up Canada
Third place Chile
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Top scorer(s)Canada Shane O'Leary (45)
Most triesJapan Kai Ishii (8)
2012
2014

The event was held in Temuco, Chile and was organized by rugby's governing body, the International Rugby Board.[1][2] The tournament was originally to be held in Antofagasta, but that city pulled out of hosting only a few months before the tournament.[3]

TeamsEdit

Pool Team Number of Tournaments Position Last Year
B   Canada 3 6
A   Chile 2 5
A   Italy 1 Relegated from 2012 IRB Junior World Championship Won the Trophy in 2010
B   Japan 3 2
A   Namibia 2 N/A
A   Portugal 0 N/A
B   Tonga 1 3
B   Uruguay 3 N/A Won the Trophy in 2008

Pool StageEdit

Pool AEdit

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA PD BP Pts
  Italy 3 3 0 0 21 144 26 118 3 15
  Chile 3 2 0 1 4 47 77 -30 0 8
  Portugal 3 1 0 2 5 45 96 -51 0 4
  Namibia 3 0 0 3 7 45 82 -37 1 1

FixturesEdit

28 May 2013
13:00
Italy   33-7   Namibia
28 May 2013
18:00
Chile   18-6   Portugal
1 June 2013
13:00
Portugal   26-17   Namibia
1 June 2013
18:00
Chile   6-50   Italy
5 June 2013
11:00
Italy   61-13   Portugal
5 June 2013
13:00
Chile   23 - 21   Namibia

Pool BEdit

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA PD BP Pts
  Canada 3 3 0 0 12 99 36 63 2 14
  Japan 3 2 0 1 16 98 91 7 2 10
  Tonga 3 1 0 2 9 63 87 -24 1 6
  Uruguay 3 0 0 3 7 55 111 -56 0 0

FixturesEdit

28 May 2013
11:00
Japan   40 - 20   Uruguay
28 May 2013
16:00
Tonga   6 - 24   Canada
1 June 2013
11:00
Japan   15 - 39   Canada
1 June 2013
16:00
Tonga   35 - 20   Uruguay
5 June 2013
13:00
Canada   36 - 15   Uruguay
5 June 2013
11:00
Japan   43 - 22   Tonga

Knockout stageEdit

7th place gameEdit

9 June 2013
11:00
Namibia   29 - 40   Uruguay

5th place gameEdit

9 June 2013
13:00
Portugal   7 - 27   Tonga

Third place gameEdit

9 June 2013
15:00
Chile   38 - 35   Japan

FinalEdit

9 June 2013
17:00
Italy   45 - 23   Canada

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Chile and Hong Kong to host next two JWRT". irb.com. 13 July 2012. Archived from the original on 25 June 2013. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Chile and Hong Kong to Host Secondary IRB Junior Tournaments in 2013 and 2014". Association of Summer Olympic International Federations. 16 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  3. ^ "Temuco excited to be new host for JWRT 2013" (Press release). International Rugby Board. 8 May 2013. Archived from the original on 14 May 2013. Retrieved 9 May 2013.

External linksEdit