Saturday 27 May 2017

RWC2019 - Qualification Rounds

Results of 2017 Rugby Europe International Championships Competition unveiled first games in 2019 Rugby World Cup Qualification Rounds Rugby Europe affiliated Unions.

All Unions have participated to REIC / RWC2019 qualification during the season 2016-17. At the end of the last game of the season, the Qualification Rounds are as followed:

Q1: In Hungary on 20th May 2017                              Hungary Vs Bosnia Herzegovina  19-17

Q2: in Czech Republic on 27th May 2017                   Czech Republic Vs Hungary  47-19 

Q3: in Portugal on 18th November 2017                     Portugal  Vs  Czechia  45-12

Q4: in Germany on 16th June 2018                            Germany Vs Portugal 16-13

Rugby Europe Championship winner, Russia, (from 2016-2018 ranking out of Georgia) is directly qualified for the tournament in Pool A.

Germany will play a Home/Away play-off against Samoa (Away: June 30th / Home: July 14th) - Looser will play "Repechage Tournament" in November 2018.

Look at Qualifying process for Europe continent : https://www.rugbyworldcup.com/qualifying/process 

Look at Competition's schedule : https://www.rugbyworldcup.com/fixtures