1997 International Rugby Results

JANUARY
  4 ITALY 37 IRELAND 29 DUBLIN  
  11 WALES 34 UNITED STATES 14 CARDIFF  
  18 FRANCE 32 IRELAND 15 DUBLIN 5 Nations Int. Championship
    WALES 34 SCOTLAND 19 MURRAYFIELD  
FEBRUARY
  1 ENGLAND 41 SCOTLAND 13 TWICKENHAM 5 Nations Int. Championship
    IRELAND 26 WALES 25 CARDIFF 5 Nations Int. Championship
    THAILAND 16 SINGAPORE 11 SINGAPORE WCQ Asia Rnd A
  8 PAPUA NEW GUINEA 92 TAHITI 6 PORT MORESBY WCQ Pacific, Rnd A
  15 ENGLAND 46 IRELAND 6 DUBLIN 5 Nations Int. Championship
    FRANCE 27 WALES 22 PARIS 5 Nations Int. Championship
    SRI LANKA 30 THAILAND 15 BANGKOK WCQ Asia Rnd A
  20 COOK ISLANDS 40 TAHITI 0 PAPAETEE WCQ Pacific, Rnd A
MARCH
  1 FRANCE 23 ENGLAND 20 TWICKENHAM 5 Nations In.t Championship
    SCOTLAND 38 IRELAND 10 MURRAYFIELD 5 Nations In.t Championship
    YUGOSLAVIA 8 SWITZERLAND 0 PANCEVO WCQ Euro.Pool 1, Rnd A
  15 ENGLAND 34 WALES 13 CARDIFF 5 Nations In.t Championship
    FRANCE 47 SCOTLAND 20 PARIS 5 Nations In.t Championship
  16 ANDORRA 30 LUXEMBOURG 16 CESSANGE WCQ Euro.Pool 3, Rnd A
  22 BERMUDA 24 BAHAMAS 3 NASSAU WCQ America Zone, Rnd B
    ITALY 40 FRANCE 32 GRENOBLE  
  30 SRI LANKA 18 SINGAPORE 15 COLOMBO WCQ Asia Rnd A
APRIL
  4 CZECH REPUBLIC 39 POLAND 32    
    ARABIAN GULF 53 BOTSWANA 13 BAHRAIN WCQ Africa Round A
  5 BAHAMAS 37 BARBADOS 23 BRIDGETOWN WCQ America Zone, Rnd B
    SLOVENIA 28 MONACO 14    
  19 PORTUGAL 21 GEORGIA 17 LISBON FIRA Playoff 1st-4th
    CZECH REPUBLIC 19 NETHERLANDS 18 PRAGUE FIRA Playoff 9th-12th
    BERMUDA 54 BARBADOS 3 HAMILTON WCQ America Rnd A
    SWEDEN 48 LUXEMBOURG 5 BLEKINGE WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd A
  20 MOROCCO 14 BELGIUM 9 BRUSSELA FIRA Playoff 5th-8th
    RUSSIA 30 TUNISIA 25 TUNIS FIRA Playoff 5th-8th
    GERMANY 13 DENMARK 8 AALBORG FIRA Playoff 9th-12th
  26 ARABIAN GULF 44 ZAMBIA 30 LUANSHYA WCQ Africa Round A
    UKRAINE 36 AUSTRIA 6 VIENNA WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd A
               
MAY
  3 HONG KONG 42 JAPAN 20 HONG KONG Pacific Rim
    SWEDEN 84 LITHUANIA 17 PLUNGE WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd A
    MOLDOVA 31 NORWAY 7 CHISINAU WCQ Euro.Pool 2, Rnd A
  7 ZAMBIA 20 BOTSWANA 13 GABORONE WCQ Africa, Rnd 1
  10 CANADA 53 UNITED STATES 12 VANCOUVER Pacific Rim
    POLAND 29 GEORGIA 23 GDANSK FIRA Final 3rd-4th
    CROATIA 60 MOLDOVA 5 SPLIT WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd A
    LATVIA 89 BULGARIA 0 RIGA WCQ Euro. Pool 2, Rnd A
    YUGOSLAVIA 10 ISRAEL 7 PANCEVO WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd A
  11 SPAIN 25 PORTUGAL 18 MADRID FIRA Finals 1st-2nd
    TUNISIA 29 BELGIUM 22 BRUSSELS FIRA Finals 7th-8th
    GERMANY 14 CZECH REPUBLIC 9 PRAGUE FIRA Finals 9th-10th
    NETHERLANDS 48 DENMARK 5 HILVERSUM FIRA Final 11th-12th
  17 TONGA 43 ZIMBABWE 12 HARARE  
    CROATIA 43 LATVIA 23 MAKARSKA WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd A
    UKRAINE 51 ISRAEL 15 ODESSA WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd A
    MOROCCO 20 RUSSIA 7 CASABLANCA FIRA Classif. 7th-8th
  18 JAPAN 32 CANADA 31 OSAKA Pacific Rim
    HONG KONG 46 UNITED STATES 9 HONG KONG Pacific Rim
  24 CANADA 35 HONG KONG 27 HONG KONG Pacific Rim
    SWITZERLAND 31 AUSTRIA 3 BASLE WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd A
    NORWAY 22 BULGARIA 7 OSLO WCQ Euro.Pool 2, Rnd A
    UNITED STATES 20 JAPAN 12 OSAKA Pacific Rim
  31 ENGLAND 46 ARGENTINA 20 BUENOS AIRES  
    TONGA 20 NAMIBIA 14 WINDHOEK  
    HUNGARY 16 LITHUANIA 3 BUDAPEST WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd A
JUNE
  1 FRANCE 51 ROMANIA 20 BUCHAREST  
  7 ARGENTINA 33 ENGLAND 13 BUENOS AIRES  
    CANADA 17 HONG KONG 16 VANCOUVER Pacific Rim
    UNITED STATES 51 JAPAN 29 SAN FRANCISCO Pacific Rim
  14 NEW ZEALAND 71 FIJI 5 ALBANY  
    CANADA 42 JAPAN 18 VANCOUVER Pacific Rim
    SAMOA 57 IRELAND XV 25 APIA  
    UNITED STATES 17 HONG KONG 14 SAN FRANCISCO Pacific Rim
    ZIMBABWE 32 NAMIBIA 26 BULAWAYO  
    ANDORRA 34 HUNGARY 5 BUDAPEST WCQ Euro.Pool 3, Rnd A
  15 ARABIAN GULF 12 TUNISIA 11 BAHRAIN WCQ Africa Round B
  17 SCOTLAND XV 55 ZIMBABWE 10 HARARE  
  21 NEW ZEALAND 93 ARGENTINA 8 WELLINGTON  
    AUSTRALIA 29 FRANCE 15 SYDNEY  
    BRITISH ISLES 25 SOUTH AFRICA 16 CAPETOWN  
    FIJI 20 TONGA 10 SUVA Pacific Champ. WCQ Pacific Rnd B
    NZ MAORI 34 SAMOA 20 APIA  
    ZIMBABWE 52 ITALY XV 39 HARARE  
  27 FIJI 53 COOK ISLANDS 7 RAROTONGA WCQ Pacific, Rnd B
  28 NEW ZEALAND 62 ARGENTINA 10    
    AUSTRALIA 26 FRANCE 19 BRISBANE  
    BRITISH ISLES 18 SOUTH AFRICA 15 DURBAN  
    CANADA 22 UNITED STATES 11 SAN FRANCISCO Pacific Rim
    SAMOA 62 TONGA 13 APIA Sth Pacific Championship
    ITALY XV 41 ZIMBABWE 27 HARARE  
  29 HONG KONG 41 JAPAN 23 TOKYO Pacific Rim
JULY
  5 NEW ZEALAND 30 AUSTRALIA 13 CHRISTCHURCH Bledisloe Cup
    SOUTH AFRICA 35 BRITISH ISLES 16 JOHANNESBURG  
    SAMOA 26 FIJI 17 APIA Sth Pacific Championship
    WALES 30 UNITED STATES 20 WILMINGTON  
    TONGA 68 COOK ISLANDS 12 NUKU'ALOFA WCQ Pacific Rnd B
  12 AUSTRALIA 25 ENGLAND 6 SYDNEY Cook Cup
    WALES 28 UNITED STATES 23 SAN FRANCISCO  
  14 SRI LANKA 24 MALAYSIA 10 BANGKOK Int. Quadrangle Tournament
    THAILAND 16 SINGAPORE 0 BANGKOK Int. Quadrangle Tournament
  16 THAILAND 39 MALAYSIA 20 BANGKOK Int. Quadrangle Tournament, Kings Cup
    SRI LANKA 17 SINGAPORE 15 BANGKOK Int. Quadrangle Tournament
  18 SINGAPORE 21 MALAYSIA 10 BANGKOK Int. Quadrangle Tournament
    SRI LANKA 32 THAILAND 13 BANGKOK Int. Quadrangle Tournament
  19 NEW ZEALAND 35 SOUTH AFRICA 32 JOHANNESBURG  
    WALES 28 CANADA 25 TORONTO  
  26 NEW ZEALAND 33 AUSTRALIA 18 MELBOURNE Bledisloe Cup, Tri-Nations
AUGUST
  2 AUSTRALIA 32 SOUTH AFRICA 20 BRISBANE Tri-Nations
  9 NEW ZEALAND 55 SOUTH AFRICA 35 AUCKLAND Tri-Nations
  16 NEW ZEALAND 36 AUSTRALIA 24 DUNEDIN Bledisloe Cup, Tri-Nations
  23 SOUTH AFRICA 61 AUSTRALIA 22 PRETORIA Tri-Nations
  30 WALES 70 ROMANIA 21 WREXHAM  
SEPTEMBER
  6 KENYA 37 ARABIAN GULF 18 NAIROBI WCQ Africa Round B
  13 CZECH REPUBLIC 45 ANDORRA 20 PRAGUE WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd B
    ARGENTINA 78 PARAGUAY 0 CORRIENTES  
  20 DENMARK 27 NORWAY 3 OSLO  
  20 CHILE 35 TRINIDAD-TOBAGO 6 PORT OF SPAIN WCQ America Rnd B
  21 CROATIA 62 BOSNIA 3 ZENICA  
  28 ARGENTINA 56 URUGUAY 17    
OCTOBER
  4 GERMANY 56 ANDORRA 11 ANDORRA LA VELA WCQ Euro.Pool 3, Rnd B
    ARGENTINA 50 CHILE 10 MENDOZA  
    ROMANIA 83 BELGIUM 15 BRUSSELS WCQ Euro.Pool 2, Rnd B
  5 BERMUDA 52 TRINIDAD-TOBAGO 6 HAMILTON WCQ America, Rnd B
  12 GEORGIA 29 CROATIA 15 TBLISSI WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd B
  18 ARGENTINA 45 ROMANIA 18 AUCH, FRANCE Latin Cup
    FRANCE 30 ITALY 19 AUCH, FRANCE Latin Cup
    CROATIA 23 RUSSIA 16 MAKARSKA WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd B
    GERMANY 31 CZECH REPUBLIC 17 HANNOVER WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd B
    GEORGIA 19 DENMARK 8 COPENHAGEN WCQ Euro. Pool 2, Rnd B
    UKRAINE 48 BELGIUM 5 KIEV WCQ Euro. Pool 2, Rnd B
    CHILE 65 BERMUDA 8 SANTIAGO WCQ America Rnd B
    LUXEMBOURG 39 BULGARIA 6 SOFIA FIRA Bronze A
  19 AUSTRIA 22 SLOVENIA 7   FIRA Bronze B
  20 TUNISIA 52 KENYA 5 TUNIS WCQ America Rnd B
  22 ARGENTINA 18 ITALY 18 LOURDES, FRANCE Latin Cup
    FRANCE 39 ROMANIA 3 LOURDES, FRANCE Latin Cup
  25 LITHUANIA 25 LATVIA 23 VILNIUS FIRA Silver
  26 FRANCE 32 ARGENTINA 27 LOURDES, FRANCE Latin Cup
    ITALY 55 ROMANIA 32 TARBES, FRANCE Latin Cup
NOVEMBER
  1 AUSTRALIA 23 ARGENTINA 15 BUENOS AIRES  
    ITALY XV 102 DENMARK 3 BRESCIA WCQ Euro. Pool 2, Rnd B
    SINGAPORE 33 CHINA 3 SINGAPORE China's first international.
    NETHERLANDS 35 UKRAINE 13 AMSTERDAM WCQ Euro. Pool 2, Rnd B
  6 SPAIN 62 ANDORRA 3 ANDORRA LA VELA WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd B
  8 ARGENTINA 18 AUSTRALIA 16 BUENOS AIRES  
    SOUTH AFRICA 62 ITALY 31 BOLOGNA  
  15 ENGLAND 15 AUSTRALIA 15 TWICKENHAM Cook Cup
    SOUTH AFRICA 36 FRANCE 32 LYON  
    NEW ZEALAND 63 IRELAND 15 DUBLIN  
  16 WALES 46 TONGA 12 SWANSEA  
  22 AUSTRALIA 37 SCOTLAND 8 MURRAYFIELD  
    NEW ZEALAND 25 ENGLAND 8 MANCHESTER  
    SOUTH AFRICA 52 FRANCE 10 PARIS  
  29 SOUTH AFRICA 29 ENGLAND 11 TWICKENHAM  
    NEW ZEALAND 42 WALES 7 WEMBLEY  
    SRI LANKA 37 MALAYSIA 15 KUALA LUMPER WCQ Asia Rnd B
  30 IRELAND 33 CANADA 11 DUBLIN  
    SPAIN 39 CZECH REPUBLIC 8 SANTANDER WCQ Euro. Pool 3, Rnd B
DECEMBER
  4 UKRAINE 36 POLAND 28   WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd B
  6 ENGLAND 26 NEW ZEALAND 26 TWICKENHAM  
    RUSSIA 70 UKRAINE 26   WCQ Euro.Pool 1, Rnd B
  10 MARTINIQUE 32 BARBADOS 10   Caribbean Championship
    GUYANA 45 ST LUCIA 0    
    FRANCE XV 100 PORTUGAL 3 JOINVILLE  
  12 RUSSIA 57 UKRAINE 33   WCQ Euro. Pool 1, Rnd B
  13 TRINIDAD-TOBAGO 31 CAYMAN ISLANDS 14    
    SOUTH AFRICA 68 SCOTLAND 10 MURRAYFIELD  
  20 CHINA-TAIPEI 51 MALAYSIA 13 TAIPEI WCQ Asia Rnd B
    ITALY 37 IRELAND 22 BOLOGNA  
UNDATED MATCHES
    KENYA 65 UGANDA 8    
    MONACO 21 SLOVENIA 16 ST LAURENT DU VAR  
    SWITZERLAND 29 YUGOSLAVIA 13 NYON FIRA Silver
               

Last Updated on 13/06/2003
By Gary Carbines
Email: gary@rugbyinternational.net