2021 Rugby Europe Women's Sevens Championship Series

The 2021 Rugby Europe Women's Sevens Championship Series was the 2021 edition of Rugby Europe's annual rugby sevens season. The first edition of the European Championships Series, with the previous tournament title "Grand Prix" being abandoned, nine participating nations went through three pool phases and played a total of 12 matches in two legs, in Lisbon, Portugal, and Moscow, Russia. In the second pool phase, the teams were mingled, and in the third pool phase, the teams were grouped in pools according to their intermediate ranking after the 2nd pool phase.[1]

2021 Rugby Europe Women's Sevens Championship Series
Hosts Portugal
 Russia
Date5 June – 26 June
Nations9
Final positions
Champions Russia
Runners-up Poland
Third Spain
2019
2022

Russia successfully defended their title, winning all 12 matches, while Poland and Spain took the second and third position, respectively.[2][3] It was Poland's first ever top three result in the Europe Women's Sevens Championship Series.

ScheduleEdit

Date Venue Winner Runner-up Third
5–6 June   Lisbon   Russia   Spain   Belgium
25–26 June   Moscow   Russia   Poland   Scotland
Overall

StandingsEdit

Rank Team Lisbon Moscow Points
    Russia 20 20 40
    Poland 14 18 32
    Spain 18 14 32
4   Scotland 12 16 28
5   Belgium 16 12 28
6   Portugal 10 10 20
7   Wales 6 8 14
8   Germany 8 6 14
9   Romania 4 4 8

LisbonEdit

All times in Western European Summer Time (UTC+01:00)

Pool Phase 1Edit

Pool AEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Russia 2 2 0 0 80 0 +80 6
  Romania 2 1 0 1 26 0 +26 4
  Germany 2 0 0 2 12 26 –14 2
5 June 2021
10:00
Russia   41–0   Romania

5 June 2021
12:00
Germany   12–26   Romania

5 June 2021
14:00
Russia   39–0   Germany

Pool BEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Belgium 2 2 0 0 44 14 +30 6
  Poland 2 1 0 1 43 10 +33 4
  Wales 2 0 0 2 7 70 –63 2
5 June 2021
10:22
Poland   36–0   Wales

5 June 2021
12:22
Belgium   34–7   Wales

5 June 2021
14:22
Poland   7–10   Belgium

Pool CEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Spain 2 2 0 0 43 17 +26 6
  Portugal 2 1 0 1 20 33 –13 4
  Scotland 2 0 0 2 26 39 –13 2
5 June 2021
11:44
Scotland   14–15   Portugal

5 June 2021
12:44
Spain   19–5   Portugal

5 June 2021
14:44
Scotland   12–24   Spain

Pool Phase 2Edit

Pool DEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Russia 2 2 0 0 96 5 +91 6
  Portugal 2 1 0 1 15 61 –46 4
  Wales 2 0 0 2 17 62 –45 2
5 June 2021
16:30
Russia   47–5   Wales

5 June 2021
19:30
Portugal   15–12   Wales

6 June 2021
10:30
Russia   49–0   Portugal

Pool EEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Scotland 2 2 0 2 48 17 +31 6
  Belgium 2 1 0 1 58 17 +41 4
  Romania 2 0 0 2 5 77 –72 2
5 June 2021
16:52
Belgium   12–17   Scotland

5 June 2021
18:52
Romania   5–31   Scotland

6 June 2021
10:52
Belgium   46–0   Romania

Pool FEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Spain 2 2 0 0 40 24 +16 6
  Poland 2 1 0 1 49 27 +22 4
  Germany 2 0 0 2 17 55 –38 2
5 June 2021
17:14
Spain   20–10   Germany

5 June 2021
19:14
Poland   35–7   Germany

6 June 2021
11:14
Spain   20–14   Poland

Pool Phase 3Edit

Pool GEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Russia 2 2 0 0 62 5 +57 6
  Spain 2 1 0 1 20 34 –14 4
  Belgium 2 0 0 2 10 53 –43 2
6 June 2021
14:28
Russia   38–0   Belgium

6 June 2021
16:28
Spain   15–10   Belgium

6 June 2021
18:28
Russia   24–5   Spain

Pool HEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Poland 2 2 0 0 35 20 +15 6
  Scotland 2 1 0 1 43 26 +17 4
  Portugal 2 0 0 2 22 54 –32 2
6 June 2021
14:06
Poland   21–10   Portugal

6 June 2021
16:06
Scotland   33–12   Portugal

6 June 2021
18:06
Poland   14–10   Scotland

Pool IEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Germany 2 2 0 0 37 17 +20 6
  Wales 2 1 0 1 52 12 +40 4
  Romania 2 0 0 2 7 67 –60 2
6 June 2021
13:44
Wales   42–0   Romania

6 June 2021
15:44
Germany   12–10   Wales

6 June 2021
17:44
Romania   7–25   Germany

MoscowEdit

All times in Moscow Time (UTC+03:00)

Pool Phase 1Edit

Pool AEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Russia 2 2 0 0 62 14 +48 6
  Portugal 2 0 1 1 33 43 –10 3
  Germany 2 0 1 1 19 57 –38 3
25 June 2021
10:00
Russia   38–0   Germany

25 June 2021
12:00
Portugal   19–19   Germany

25 June 2021
14:00
Russia   24–14   Portugal

Pool BEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Scotland 2 2 0 0 53 19 +34 6
  Spain 2 1 0 1 33 46 +13 4
  Wales 2 0 0 2 22 43 –21 2
25 June 2021
10:22
Spain   19–17   Wales

25 June 2021
14:22
Scotland   24–5   Wales

25 June 2021
14:22
Spain   14–29   Scotland

Pool CEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Poland 2 2 0 0 76 0 +76 6
  Belgium 2 1 0 1 21 29 –8 4
  Romania 2 0 0 2 10 78 –68 2
25 June 2021
10:44
Belgium   21–10   Romania

25 June 2021
12:44
Poland   57–0   Romania

25 June 2021
14:44
Belgium   0–19   Poland

Pool Phase 2Edit

Pool DEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Russia 2 2 0 0 88 0 +88 6
  Belgium 2 1 0 1 31 46 –15 4
  Wales 2 0 0 2 10 83 –73 2
25 June 2021
16:30
Russia   52–0   Wales

25 June 2021
18:30
Belgium   31–10   Wales

26 June 2021
10:00
Russia   36–0   Belgium

Pool EEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Scotland 2 2 0 0 61 5 +56 6
  Portugal 2 0 1 1 12 40 –28 3
  Romania 2 0 1 1 17 45 –28 3
25 June 2021
16:52
Scotland   33–5   Romania

25 June 2021
18:52
Portugal   12–12   Romania

26 June 2021
10:22
Scotland   28–0   Portugal

Pool FEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Spain 2 1 1 0 57 19 +38 4
  Poland 2 1 1 0 52 41 +11 4
  Germany 2 0 0 2 12 71 –59 2
25 June 2021
17:14
Poland   33–12   Germany

25 June 2021
19:14
Spain   38–0   Germany

26 June 2021
10:44
Poland   19–19   Spain

Pool Phase 3Edit

Pool GEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Russia 2 2 0 0 55 10 +45 6
  Poland 2 1 0 1 34 47 –13 4
  Scotland 2 0 0 2 19 51 –32 2
26 June 2021
13:20
Russia   31–5   Poland

26 June 2021
16:42
Scotland   14–29   Poland

26 June 2021
19:16
Russia   22–5   Scotland

Pool HEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Spain 2 1 0 1 41 28 +13 4
  Belgium 2 1 0 1 31 31 0 4
  Portugal 2 1 0 1 33 46 –13 4
26 June 2021
12:56
Spain   29–14   Portugal

26 June 2021
16:20
Belgium   17–19   Portugal

26 June 2021
18:54
Spain   12–14   Belgium

Pool IEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Wales 2 2 0 0 62 19 +43 6
  Germany 2 1 0 1 32 31 +1 4
  Romania 2 0 0 2 12 56 –44 2
26 June 2021
12:34
Romania   12–31   Wales

26 June 2021
15:58
Germany   7–31   Wales

26 June 2021
18:32
Romania   0–25   Germany

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rugby Europe 7s season for 2021 announced". Scottish Rugby Union. Retrieved 2021-11-24.
  2. ^ @rugby_europe (27 June 2021). "📈As the women's 7s Championship concluded yesterday this was how the teams finished the 2021 competition!" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  3. ^ Russia and Spain clinch Series titles in Moscow