5 Uruguay 6 Colombia
The Americas Pacific Challenge kicks off in Montevideo on 6 October, with the other match days 10 and 14 October. The event involves A teams from Argentina (the defending champions), Canada, USA, Samoa, Tonga and Uruguay. Colombia not only won the inaugural Americas Rugby Challenge but reached an all-time high in the world rankings of 36th. The hosts beat Paraguay 44-29 in the tournament decider at Estadio Cincuentenario, while Mexico came third after seeing off Guyana 48-26 in their last match.