2016 South American Rugby Championship "A"

The 2016 South American Rugby Championship (Confederación Sudamericana de Rugby (CONSUR) Championship) Division A was the third edition of second level of the South American Rugby Championship. The tournament was played in a round-robin format with each team playing each other team once.[1] The two first teams won the right to compete in the top level tournament of South American Rugby Championship, called South America Rugby Cup

2016 South American Rugby Championship "A"
DateApril 23 – May 7, 2016
Countries Brazil
 Chile
 Paraguay
 Uruguay
Tournament statistics
Matches played6
2015
2017
Structure of the South America rugby union competition, in four levels with 13 countries.
Match between Uruguay and Chile

The first match of the 2016 Sudamérica Rugby Cup, between Uruguay and Chile, doubled as the closing match of the South American Rugby Championship.

StandingsEdit

Contested South American Cup in 2016
Place Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against diff
1   Uruguay (20) 3 3 0 0 135 43 +92 9
2   Chile (29) 3 1 1 1 102 66 +36 4
3   Brazil (38) 3 1 1 1 66 77 -11 4
4   Paraguay (37) 3 0 0 3 43 160 -117 0

Pre-tournament rankings are in parentheses.[2]

MatchesEdit

Week 1Edit

23 April 2016
Brazil   14-36   Uruguay
Try: 20 Mark Jackson (1)
13 Felipe Sancery (1)
Con: 10 Moisés Duque (2)
[1] Try: 6 Gonzalo Campomar (2)
13 Joaquín Prada (1)
5 Diego Magno (1)
7 Juan Diego Ormeachea (1)
Con: 10 Martín Secco (3)
23 Santiago Martínez (1)
Pen: 10 Martín Secco (1)
Allianz Parque, Sao Paulo
Attendance: 7,692
23 April 2016
Chile   68-7   Paraguay
Try: 8 Benjamin Soto
2 Manuel Gurruchaga
15 Pablo Casas
14 Pedro Verschae
12 Germán Herrera
9 Juan Pablo Perrotta
10 Rodrigo Fernandez
13 Matías Nordenflycht
11 Matías Contreras
20 Gustavo Currasco
Con: 13 Matías Nordenflycht (6)
Pen: 13 Matías Nordenflycht (2)
[2] Try: 13 Sergio Alvargena
Con: 13 Sergio Alvargena

Week 2Edit

30 April 2016
15:30 PYT (UTC-4)
Paraguay   15-60   Uruguay
[3]

30 April 2016
16:15 BRT (UTC-3)
Brazil   20-20   Chile
[4]

Week 3Edit

7 May 2016
Uruguay   39 - 14   Chile

7 May 2016
Paraguay   21 - 32   Brazil

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "En Sudamérica Rugby se juega". Archived from the original on 2017-07-07. Retrieved 2016-03-22.
  2. ^ http://www.worldrugby.org/rankings/#mru