2016 World Rugby Under 20 Championship

The 2016 World Rugby Under 20 Championship was the ninth annual international rugby union competition for Under 20 national teams. The event was organised in England by rugby's governing body, World Rugby. Twelve nations took part in the tournament, which was held at two venues in Greater ManchesterAJ Bell Stadium in Salford and Manchester City Academy Stadium in Manchester.[1] New Zealand went into the tournament as defending champions. The competition was won by hosts England.[2][3]

2016 World Rugby Under 20 Championship
Tournament details
Host nation England
Date7–25 June 2016
No. of nations12
Final positions
Champions England
Runner-up Ireland
Third place Argentina
Fourth place South Africa

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