HSBC World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series 2020 Day 1 Results

Day One Results



Vina del Mar, Chile

15-16 February 2020


The first leg of the inaugural HSBC World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series 2020 is being held at the Estadio Sausalito in Vina del Mar, Chile over the weekend of 15-16 February 2020. The competition aims to boost rugby sevens’ development across the globe.


The sixteen teams competing at Vina del Mar are: Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Portugal, Tonga, Uganda, Uruguay and Zimbabwe.


At Vina del Mar, Japan are in Pool A along with Uruguay, Portugal and Tonga.


In their pool games, Japan beat Uruguay 17-12 in their opening game on Saturday then beat Portugal 40-0 later in the afternoon. In the evening, Japan beat Tonga 33-7 to top their pool with nine points from three straight wins.





Pool A Pool B Pool C Pool D
Japan Hong Kong Germany Chile
Tonga Jamaica Uganda Zimbabwe
Portugal PNG Italy Brazil
Uruguay Colombia Paraguay Mexico



Pool A Games for Japan

Saturday, 15 February 2020


Match No.6 – 12:53:  Japan 17 d Uruguay 12

Match No.14 – 15:59:  Japan 40 d Portugal 0

Match No.22 – 19:35:  Japan 33 d Tonga 7