28 May 2011

Samoa under 20 rugby team not taking Uruguay lightly

9:12 am on 28 May 2011

Samoa's Under 20 rugby team are back in action at the Junior World Rugby Trophy this evening in the second pool match against Uruguay.

Samoa team opened their campaign with a convincing 48-11 win against the USA on Tuesday while Uruguay also started with a victory over Russia.

Team Manager Sami Leota says they've already put their opening round result behind them and are anticipating a difficult clash against the Europeans.

The winner of the Junior World Rugby Trophy tournament, which is being held in Georgia, will be promoted to the elite Junior World Championship in 2012.