JWC 2013 France – Semis Results & Preview Finals

The iRB Junior World Championships 2013 are in France during June. The first game kicking-off on the 5th June and the final on the 23rd June. What a brilliant round of semi-finals and we called three wrong as France scraped past Ireland and both England and Wales beat the Southern Hemisphere big guns New Zealand and South Africa respectively. Wales did it with a try and … [Read more...]

All Blacks-in-waiting set to defend title

As the New Zealand Under-20 side prepares to defend a title it has completely dominated in recent years, all eyes will be on a squad which traditionally yields numerous future All Blacks. This year’s first All Black training squad alone features a number of players from recent Under-20 teams, including Beauden Barret, Brooke Retallick and Sam Cane, who while eligible for … [Read more...]

Four England U20 Guys To Watch Out For This Summer

England will be one of the teams in the mix at the final stages of the Junior World Championships which kick-off in June in South Africa. They will be there because of the collective this squad who are Champions of the Northern Hemisphere bring to the competition. Whilst there are a lot of good players in the squad, we have picked four we feel will make a name for themselves … [Read more...]

New Zealand U20’s Champions

New Zealand showed their class and claimed the U20 World Crown with a convincing win over England 38-3.  The competition was a roaring success for all concerned and Wales did a great job of hosting.  For anyone who does not know here are all the placings. 1 New Zealand 38, 2 England 3 3 South Africa 43, 4 Wales 18 5 Australia 42, 6 France 21 7 Samoa 30, 8 Argentina 10 9 Ireland … [Read more...]

U20’s New Zealand England Final and all Play-offs times

New Zealand will meet England in the final after New Zealand beat Wales convincingly 31-6 and England won 26-18 in a much tighter contest against South Africa. Here are all the games left to play: 15th Place Play-Off 21 Jun 19:00 Japan v USA Racecourse Ground, Wrexham 13th Place Play-Off 21 Jun 17:00 Tonga v Fiji Racecourse Ground, Wrexham 11th Place Play-Off 22 Jun 13:00 … [Read more...]