2005 Rugby World Cup Sevens

2005 Rugby World Cup Sevens

The 2005 Rugby World Cup Sevens or the Melrose Cup was the 4th edition of the tournament and held in Hong Kong, China. All matches were played at Hong Kong Stadium. Fiji defeated New Zealand in the final to take the Melrose Cup for the second time, becoming the only team to have won the award twice.

Group stage

Key to colours in group tables
Teams advanced to the Cup quarter-final
Teams advanced to the Plate quarter-final
Teams advanced to the Bowl quarter-final

Pool A

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
5 5 0 0 211 17 +94 15
5 4 0 1 114 98 +16 13
5 2 0 3 88 145 −57 9
5 2 0 3 86 140 −54 9
5 1 0 4 66 152 −86 7
5 1 0 4 72 85 −13 7

Pool B

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
5 4 0 1 158 35 +123 13
5 4 0 1 130 48 +82 13
5 4 0 1 120 41 +79 13
5 1 1 3 56 152 −96 8
5 1 0 4 56 157 −101 7
5 0 1 4 46 133 −87 6

Pool C

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
5 5 0 0 141 14 +127 15
5 4 0 1 133 38 +95 13
5 3 0 2 45 91 −46 11
5 2 0 3 40 78 −38 9
5 1 0 4 76 81 −5 7
5 0 0 5 5 138 −133 5

Pool D

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
5 4 0 1 173 48 +125 13
5 4 0 1 138 48 +90 13
5 3 0 2 93 70 +23 11
5 2 0 3 86 170 −84 9
5 2 0 3 75 124 −49 9
5 0 0 5 55 160 −105 5

Play Offs

Bowl

Plate

Cup

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
       
   33
   7  
   24
       20  
   14
   15  
   19
   
     29
   22
   14  
   24
       19  
   36
   0  
 
Team roster

Serevi, Bobo, Delasau, Ryder, Vunibaka,

Naevo, Roko, Rawaqa, Daunivucu,

Nabuliwaqa, Ligairi, V. Satala, A. Satala

See also