2017 South American Rugby Championship "A"

The 2017 South American Rugby Championship (Confederación Sudamericana de Rugby (CONSUR) Championship) Division A is the third edition of second level of the South American Rugby Championship. The tournament is played in a round-robin format with each team playing each other team once. The two first teams will win the right to compete in the top level tournament of South American Rugby Championship, called South America Rugby Cup, and the winner will face the loser of the two-game-series between USA and Canada as round 4 of the Americas qualification for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.[1]

2017 South American Rugby Championship "A"
DateMay 13 – May 27, 2017
Countries Brazil
 Chile
 Paraguay
 Uruguay
2016
2018

StandingsEdit

Advanced to Americas RWC Qualifying Round 4
Played promotion/relegation play-off against winner of Championship B
Place Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against diff
1   Uruguay (21) 3 3 0 0 113 57 +56 9
2   Chile (29) 3 2 0 1 92 44 +48 6
3   Brazil (31) 3 1 0 2 94 62 +32 3
4   Paraguay (38) 3 0 0 3 32 168 -136 0

Pre-tournament rankings are in parentheses.[2]

MatchesEdit

Week 1Edit

13 May 2017
Chile   15-10   Brazil

13 May 2017
Paraguay   19-45   Uruguay

Week 2Edit

20 May 2017
Chile   66-7   Paraguay

20 May 2017
Uruguay   41-27   Brazil

Week 3Edit

27 May 2017
Uruguay   27-11   Chile

26 May 2017
Brazil   57-6   Paraguay

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ RWC 2019. "Americas Qualifying Bracket". Rugby World Cup 2019. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  2. ^ World Rugby. "Men's World Rugby Rankings". Retrieved 8 May 2017.