FIRA Championship D1 , Pool A - Almaty, 23 October 1988
Soviet Union 23 - 9 Romania (FT)

Notes

 
Result Soviet Union won by a margin of 14 points
FIRA Championship D1 points Soviet Union 3, Romania 1
 
Ground name Almaty
 
Players per side Soviet Union , Romania 16
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3