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World Rugby Sevens Challenger Championship kits in Montevideo

World Rugby Sevens Challenger Championship kits in Montevideo

The second stage of 2024 World Rugby Sevens Challenger Its lineups have been confirmed for the opening round, which will be held in Montevideo Between 8 and 10 March. In the men's national team, the South American representation will be led by: Uruguay And Chili pepperWhile they will play in the women's team Argentina And Paraguay.

In the first tournament I played in DubaiIn the men's category, Chile won the silver medal, while Uruguay won the bronze medal. While in the women's box, The Yaguariti They competed for third place against Uganda Thanks for the attempts Mayra Gengini, Micaela BalleroOn two occasions, and a hat-trick Escalante CrystalThey won the game 36-10.

The full competition schedule includes three rounds to be held on three continents between January and May 2024. The Challenger Series offers a promotion route to the SVNS Playoffs in 2025, with the four highest-ranked men's and women's teams in the 2024 Challenger, based on points accumulated at the end of the third round, This ensures their chance to compete in the qualifiers during the SVNS Grand Final in Madrid from May 31 to June 2 against teams ranked ninth to twelfth on the World Tour.

Male box

Group A: Kenya, Tonga, Georgia and Portugal
Group Two: Chile, Japan, Hong Kong, China and Mexico
Group Three: UruguayGermany, Uganda and Papua New Guinea

Women's draw:

Group A: China, Poland, and the Czech Republic Paraguay
Group B: Kenya, Belgium, Papua New Guinea and Hong Kong of China
Group C: ArgentinaUganda, Thailand and Mexico

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Challenger tournaments mimic the format of competition at the Olympic Games, with the twelve teams divided into three groups of four teams each. The top two in each group, plus the top two third-place finishers, will advance to the knockout stages, with the quarter-finals and semi-finals leading to the third-place and gold medal matches.

Remaining schedule for the World Rugby Sevens Challenger 2024:

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – January 12-14 (previously shown)

Montevideo, Uruguay – March 8-10, 2024

Krakow, Poland – May 18-19, 2024 (females only)

Munich, Germany – May 18 to 19, 2024 (males only)