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Second World University Championship - Monterrey, Mexico.

The second WUC in American Football will be played in Monterrey, Mexico June 1 - 11, 2016.

Yuji Mizuno and Hao Yang ready for Conquistador Bowl

The Board of Directors of The Conquistador Bowl is proud to announce in partnership with the 2014 World University Championship of American Football our two player selections.

Conquistador Bowl

A great opportunity for players who participated during the WUC 2014. Two players will be elected and their names will be revealed later this year.

WUC in Uppsala - closing ceremony

The closing ceremony started with Stefan Bergh, FISU Vice President and President of the WUC Uppsala Organizing Committee, holding a speech thanking all teams for participating and for some good games where the teams showed good atmosphere and good sportsmanship.

Mexico's Salazar: “The gold is a result of a great team effort”

Mauricio Salazar Cavazos had a crucial role in the final game against Team Japan. Team Mexico became the first historical World University Champions in American football after a thrilling game against Team Japan. Mauricio also was elected MVP of the game and MVP defense in the tournament. These are...

Japan's Maeda: ”I am sure we will come back better and stronger”

Shingo Maeda of Team Japan was disappointed after losing the final game against Mexico. The championship ended with silver but Shingo and team Japan will continue their search for gold.

Mexico undefeated through the whole tournament

This day, the 11th of this tournament, was a historical day in many ways. Not only would a World University Champion be crowned but it would also be the first loss ever for one of these teams since they both got to the championship game undefeated.

Bulletin 11 - May 11th

Please note daily bulletin #11 as a pdf in the link below.

Giant meet in the final game

After ten days of amazing American football it is now time for the final game. The giant teams of the tournament Mexico and Japan play for gold at 16.00 CET. The winner will be the first ever World University Champion in American football. Let’s hear what two of the players say before the big game.

Swedish player Victor Toresson, RB in Team Sweden

Interview with Swedish player Victor Toresson, RB in Team Sweden.