In the second of a two-part series from SA Rugby magazine, we pinpoint some of the rising stars who could have featured at this year’s U20 World Championship.
In the first article of a series, DYLAN JACK rewinds to the 2012 World Rugby U20 Championship and looks at what happened to the title-winning Junior Springboks.
World Rugby have confirmed that the U20 Championships set to be held in northern Italy has been cancelled after meeting with the Italian Rugby Federation.
The Junior Springboks have been drawn alongside England, Fiji and hosts Italy for the 2020 World Cup U20 Championship.
Highlights of the Junior Springboks’ 41-16 victory over hosts Argentina in the bronze playoff of the U20 Championships on Saturday.
Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux lauded his team’s fighting spirit to claim the bronze medal at the World Rugby U20 Championship on Saturday.
France claimed back-to-back U20 Championship titles after beating a spirited Australia outfit 24-23 in a closely contested final in Rosario on Saturday.
The Junior Springboks celebrate their victory over Argentina U20 after they finished third overall at the U20 Championship.
The Junior Springboks hammered hosts Argentina 41-16 to finish third overall at the U20 Championship in Rosario on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Fiji U20s showed great handling and offloading ability to score in their relegation playoff victory over Scotland at the U20 Championships on Saturday.