World Rugby Confirm Dates For 2021 World Cup Final Qualification Tournament

World Rugby Confirm Dates For 2021 World Cup Final Qualification Tournament 2
A file picture of World Rugby emblem.

 

Teams from Scotland, Samoa, Colombia, and the winner of the Hong Kong vs Kazakhstan play-off will compete for the final remaining place at Rugby World Cup 2021 in New Zealand.

The event is now on account of happen between 8 October – 12 November 2022 whereas the ultimate qualification matches will likely be performed on 18 and 24 February 2022 on the Sevens Stadium in Dubai.

The Final Qualification Tournament will function in a semi-final, remaining format over two match days. Teams will likely be seeded as per World Rugby Women’s Rankings powered by Capgemini as of 20 December 2021 with seed 1 vs seed 4 and seed 2 vs seed 3 assembly within the semi-finals.

READ ALSO: Pochettino Ready To Quit PSG For Manchester United Job – Reports

This is the primary time the ladies’s version of Rugby World Cup has featured a Final Qualification Tournament providing groups a second pathway to qualify for RWC 2021 with the winner reserving their place in Pool A alongside hosts New Zealand, Australia, and Wales subsequent yr.

Eleven groups have already certified for Rugby World Cup 2021, together with New Zealand, England, France, Canada, USA, Australia, and Wales, who certified by their remaining rating at Ireland 2017, and South Africa, Fiji, Italy, and Japan who certified by their areas.

Rugby World Cup 2021 Tournament Director, Alison Hughes, mentioned: “We are pleased to be able to share the details of the Rugby World Cup 2021 Final Qualification Tournament. A first for a women’s edition of a Rugby World Cup the tournament offers teams a second opportunity to qualify for the pinnacle event and we anticipate a thrilling contest between competing teams in Dubai in February.”

The RWC 2021 Final Qualification Tournament will likely be live-streamed throughout World Rugby and RWC 2021 digital and social platforms. Rugby World Cup 2021 would be the showpiece occasion in girls’s rugby union 15s, with the primary tickets for Rugby World Cup 2021 promoting out in minutes.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

World Rugby Confirm Dates For 2021 World Cup Final Qualification Tournament

Send this to a friend