Uruguay national rugby sevens team

The Uruguay national rugby sevens team is a minor national sevens side. At the South American Sevens, Uruguay has won in 2012 and been runner-up six times. The team was fourth at both the 2011 and 2015 Pan American Games.

Uruguay
UnionUruguayan Rugby Union
Nickname(s)Teros
Emblem(s)Southern lapwing
Coach(es)Luis Pedro Achard
Captain(s)Gabriel Puig
Team kit
Change kit

They participated in the 2014 Hong Kong Sevens in the World Series Qualifier, reaching the quarterfinals after finishing second in their pool, but lost to Russia 21-14.[1] At the 2015 Hong Kong Sevens, they claimed wins over Brazil and Mexico and losses to Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea. The team did not qualify to the 2016 Hong Kong Sevens.

The team will participate in the 2018 World Series Qualifier at the 2018 Hong Kong Sevens.

Tournament historyEdit

Pan American GamesEdit

Pan American Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
  2011 Semifinals 4th 6 3 3 0
  2015 Semifinals 4th 6 2 3 0
Total 0 Titles 0/2 12 5 6 0

Rugby World Cup SevensEdit

World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
  1993 Did Not Enter
 1997 Did Not Qualify
  2001
  2005 Bowl Quarterfinals 21st 6 0 6 0
  2009 Bowl Semifinals 19th 5 1 4 0
  2013 Bowl Semifinals 19th 5 1 4 0
  2018 20th 4 1 3 0
Total 0 Titles 3/6 16 2 14 0

Current squadEdit

Squad to 2015 Hong Kong Sevens.[2]

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