FIRA Championship , Pool 2 - Tbilisi, 20 October 1996
Georgia (22) 29 - 20 (12) Russia (FT)

Notes

 
Result Georgia won by a margin of 9 points
FIRA Championship points Georgia 3, Russia 1
 
Ground name National Stadium, Tbilisi
 
Referee G Barrabes (France)
 
Players per side Georgia 15, Russia 17