Georgia ran out comfortable winners in this weekend’s big European Nations Cup clash to top the table at the mid-way point.
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Week four of the 2011-2012 European Nations Cup saw wins for Russia, Georgia and, unexpectedly, Spain.
It’s been a disastrous weekend for Russia’s European Nations Cup campaign. But a good one for Romania and Georgia.
Russia’s European Nations Cup campaign suffered a major blow this weekend when they were beaten 21:19 at home by Portugal. The result leaves Russia in third place in the table, a full five points behind Georgia, who crushed a normally pretty good Spanish team 60:0.
Russia, Georgia and Portugal all opened their 2010-2012 European Nations Cup campaign with wins this weekend.
Russia wins the right to host the 2013 Rugby Sevens World Cup
Georgia absolutely hammered Russia in the European Nations Cup Qualifier, running out easy 38:6 winners.
This weekend sees Georgia play Russia in the deciding match of the 2008-2010 European Nations Cup Season.
For the first time in their history, Russia qualify for the Rugby World Cup Finals.
Wins for Russia and Georgia in this weekend’s round of European Nations Cup matches means that these two teams have all but secured their qualification to the 2011 Rugby World Cup.