In the top eight Ireland and France have been pick of the bunch but teams cannot maintain their top level in every match. Should be a good tournament tomorrow, the Quarters are as follows:
Ireland – Portugal
Germany – Italy
France – England
Russia - Wales
In another part of the forest in the first round of the Ladies´ GP, France gave a superb display to beat Russia in the final after putting out a seemingly unbeatable Ireland 22 – 0 in the semi. Entertaining stuff with Italy, Portugal, Poland and Germany struggling to avoid the drop.
And in our neck of the woods it wasn´t until the last quarter of an hour before Pingvin pulled away from Troján to win 34 – 19. Pingvin with almost all their imports, Trojan without their three Sevens stars. Interesting…..