16 Dec 2010

Georgia to host 2011 Junior World Rugby Trophy

11:26 am on 16 December 2010

The International Rugby Board has confirmed that Georgia will host the Junior World Rugby Trophy in May and June of next year.

It's the first time that Georgia has been awarded hosting rights to a major IRB tournament.

Samoa will join the hosts as well as Canada, Japan, Russia, Uruguay, Zimbabwe and the United States at the event where the winner will secure promotion to the IRB Junior World Championship in 2012.