Pacific Nations Cup is an annual Rugby competition which takes place every year organized by Rugby Union. The 2019 World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup is the 14th edition of the Pacific Nations Cup.
Pacific Nations Cup 2019 will start from 27th July and end on 10th Aug 2019 which will have six Rugby teams compete against each other for the title.
Pacific Nations Cup 2019 World Rugby Info :
Sports : Rugby Union
First Event [Founded] : 2006
Starting Date : July 27, 2019
Ending Date : August 10, 2019
Team : 6
Most Recent Champion : Fiji
Most Titles : Fiji [ 5 titles ]
Pacific Nations Cup World Rugby History :
The Pacific Nations cup is an international rugby union competitions held between three Pacific Nations : Fiji, Samoa and Tonga, but this year 2019 Pacific Nations Cup World Rugby will also include the national teams of Canada, Japan and United States. First tournament was held in 2006.
Pacific Nations Cup 2019 World Rugby Participating Nations :
Following will be the nations that will participate in the Cup :
The host for the event is Japan which is also one of the participating nation in the competition.
Pacific Nations Cup 2019 Fixtures :
The matches will be played in a cross pool format with each team playing 3 games.
27th July 2019
Samoa Vs Tonga – Apia Park, Apia
Japan Vs Fiji – Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium
USA Vs Canada – Infinity Park, Glendale
3rd Aug , 2019
USA Vs Samoa – ANZ National Stadium
Fiji Vs Canada – ANZ National Stadium
Japan Vs Tonga – Hanazono Rugby Stadium
9th Aug , 2019
Tonga Vs Canada – ANZ National Stadium
10th Aug , 2019
Fiji Vs Samoa – ANZ National Stadium
10th Aug 2019
USA Vs Japan – ANZ National Stadium
Points System :
There is a points system that works out score with every game. For winning a game, a team is credited with 4 points. If a match between two teams go draw, each team is credited with 2 points. There is a 1 bonus points for a loss by seven points or less and also 1 bonus point for scoring four or more tries in a match. The winner of the tournament will be the team that will score maximum no. of competition points in all the matches played.
Standing of Each Team during the Tournament :
Teams – Poits
1. United States – 5
2 . Japan – 5
3. Samoa – 4
4 . Tonga –
5 . Fiji –
6 . Canada –