Wednesday, November 22, 2017

World Cup Qualifier Update by Ciarán Duffy

Portugal beat Czech Republic 45 – 12 to progress to the next round of qualifying.  They will now play the 2nd place team in the Rugby Europe Championship in a play-off, as things stand that is Spain.  The winner of that play-off will move on to the Europe/Oceania play-off against Samoa.  The winner of that play-off qualifies for the World Cup, the loser goes to the Repechage.  The Rugby Europe Championship continues on February 10th 2018.  

Ciarán Duffy (@TheVoiceDepth) is a Leinster supporter and self-proclaimed ‘big cheese’ of Post To Post (@PostToPostSport).   He’ll write about anything rugby under the condition he gets to take it too seriously.

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019