ARTICLES RELATING TO SEVENS

Delport calls time on career

2014-10-17 13:34

Springbok Sevens veteran Paul Delport has retired from a celebrated rugby career after a tough run with injuries.

Fixtures: Sevens World Series

2014-10-13 00:00

Fixtures and winners for each leg of the 2014/15 HSBC Sevens World Series which starts in Australia and ends in England.

Blitzbokke off to perfect start

2014-10-11 07:36

The South African Sevens rugby team have won both their opening games at the Gold Coast Sevens event in Australia.

Brown beaten to Sevens award

2014-05-12 13:06

Fijian flyer Samisoni Viriviri has been announced as the 2014 IRB Sevens Player of the Year, in association with HSBC.

All Blacks win London 7s

2014-05-12 12:50

NZ captain DJ Forbes hailed his side's meticulous preparation after they won the concluding leg of the IRB World Sevens Series.

Blitzbokke off to flying start

2014-05-03 13:52

The South African Sevens side have beaten Portugal 38-0 in their opening Pool A match at the Glasgow 7s.

Blitzbokke KO'ed in Hong Kong

2014-03-30 10:30

The South African Sevens team have been knocked out of the Cup competition in the quarter-final stage in Hong Kong by England.

Blitzbokke win Japan opener

2014-03-22 08:13

South Africa had to survive a yellow card to beat Kenya in the opening game of their defence of their Tokyo Sevens title.

Blitzbokke chase triple crown

2014-02-05 16:01

The Blitzbokke head into the weekend’s Wellington Sevens in New Zealand looking for a third successive tournament title.

'Madiba Magic' still works!

2013-12-09 14:05

Sport24 readers have praised the Proteas and the Blitzbokke for showing their 'Madiba Magic' over the weekend.

Final squads for Dubai Sevens

2013-11-28 20:03

The final squads for the HSBC Sevens World Series second round were announced on Thursday ahead of the Dubai tournament.

PE Sevens tickets on sale

2013-09-09 14:02

Tickets are on sale for the SA-leg of the 2013/14 HSBC Sevens World Series at the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens in Port Elizabeth.

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The fastest man in rugby

2013-07-30 10:07

Watch a short film on USA Sevens speedstar Carlin Isles, the fastest man in rugby.

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SA to host Sevens Round 3

2013-05-17 11:38

SA will host Round 3 of the HSBC Sevens World Series on December 7/8 after the IRB confirmed the dates for the 2013/14 season.

London milestone for Horne

2013-05-10 13:06

Springbok Sevens captain Frankie Horne will become the first South African to play 50 tournaments in the HSBC Sevens World Series.

Samoa no match for Blitzbokke

2013-05-04 20:16

The SA Sevens team have thrashed Samoa to top their pool at the HSBC World Sevens Series Glasgow Sevens.

Blitzbokke seek Afrika boost

2013-03-29 20:15

South Africa get their Tokyo Sevens campaign underway with a tough battle against Hong Kong Sevens champions Fiji.

Blitzbokke beaten by Pumas

2013-03-22 15:41

The Blitzbokke have been beaten by Argentina in their opening HSBC World Sevens Series match in Hong Kong.

Gregan tips Rio sevens upset

2013-03-21 10:38

Wallabies legend George Gregan has tipped an unlikely rugby nation to cause an upset at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Du Preez bolsters Blitzbokke

2013-02-08 12:12

Livewire scrumhalf Branco du Preez returns to action with the Springbok Sevens team at the Las Vegas Sevens.

NZ chase Sevens hat-trick

2013-01-31 09:20

New Zealand will be seeking a third straight victory on home soil in the fourth leg of the IRB Sevens World Series in Wellington.

Treu calls up Maties duo

2012-12-19 13:01

Two stars of the Maties Varsity Sports Sevens team have been called up by Springbok Sevens coach Paul Treu to train with his squad.

Afrika boost for Blitzbokke

2012-12-06 13:38

Cecil Afrika has returned to the Springbok Sevens squad for the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens tournament this weekend.

Blitzbokke edge past England

2012-11-30 09:45

The South African Sevens team have beaten England in their opening clash at the HSBC Sevens World Series match in Dubai.

Blitzbokke lead the way

2012-11-22 10:35

It may be on a much smaller scale, but to Tank Lanning’s mind, Sevens is now leading the XV-a-side code in four key areas.

 

Log: Sevens World Series

2014-10-13 00:00

Standings in the nine-tournament 2014/15 HSBC Sevens World Series which started in Australia and ended in England.

SA blitz past Kenya

2014-10-11 10:52

The Blitzbokke scored seven tries to nil as they thrashed Pool B opponents Kenya in their final game on Saturday.

All Blacks packing for Rio

2014-07-30 13:39

NZRU CEO Steve Tew has confirmed that several All Blacks players will prioritise sevens in 2016 in the lead up to the Olympic Games.

Geduld in Sevens Dream Team

2014-05-12 13:06

The Blitzbokke's Justin Geduld has been included in the IRB's Sevens Dream Team following the completion of the World Series.

Blitzbokke to tackle Scots

2014-05-03 21:01

The Blitzbokke have advanced to the quarter-finals of the Glasgow Sevens, despite suffering a defeat against New Zealand.

320 000 pints in Hong Kong!

2014-04-02 14:23

Rugby fans had a ball of a time at the Hong Kong Sevens tournament, with some 320 000 pints of beer consumed!

Blitzbokke on track for title

2014-03-22 10:32

The Springbok Sevens won all three of their Pool B matches at the Tokyo Sevens to stay on course to defend their title.

Senatla back from injury

2014-02-21 17:58

Springbok Sevens wing Seabelo Senatla has been declared fit and has resumed training after suffering an ankle injury in Las Vegas.

Worst rugby jersey EVER?

2014-01-07 09:53

Which of these 2014 rugby jerseys is the ugliest EVER seen on a rugby field? And which don't you actually mind at all... ?

Sevens to shift to Cape Town?

2013-12-03 13:12

As the PE public are urged to turn up for the Sevens, moves are afoot to relocate it to Cape Town, writes Rob Houwing.

WIN: PE Sevens tickets!

2013-11-28 14:48

Are you ready for the biggest party of the year? Sport24 are giving away 25 sets of DOUBLE tickets to both days of the HSBC World Sevens Series tournament in Port Elizabeth on December 7-8.

Sascoc salutes Blitzbokke

2013-08-03 21:34

SASCOC has saluted the victorious SA rugby sevens side after they grabbed the gold medal at the World Games in Columbia.

All Blacks eye RWC 7s title

2013-06-27 09:14

New Zealand will be aiming to translate their world-beating form on the IRB sevens circuit into a title tilt at the June RWC Sevens.

NZ win London Sevens in style

2013-05-13 07:31

New Zealand set the seal on their 2012/13 Sevens World Series victory by winning the ninth and final round in London.

Delport ruled out of London

2013-05-07 10:51

Veteran Blitzbokke playmaker Paul Delport has been ruled out of the London Sevens due to a knee injury.

Blitzbokke squeak past Canada

2013-05-04 16:25

The SA Sevens side have escaped with a last-gasp victory over Canada in their Pool A Glasgow Sevens match.

Afrika joins Blitzbokke squad

2013-03-26 11:44

Cecil Afrika has joined the Springbok Sevens team for the Tokyo leg of the HSBC World Series this weekend.

NZ favourites in Hong Kong

2013-03-21 11:51

World Series leaders New Zealand are early favourites to claim their 11th Hong Kong title in the Sevens Series' premier event.

Blitzbokke reach USA semis

2013-02-10 09:03

The South African Sevens team will play defending champions Samoa in the semi-finals of the USA leg of the HSBC World Sevens.

SBW's goal is Olympic gold

2013-02-04 14:22

Sonny Bill Williams has set his sights on a Sevens gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

No Ebersohn for Blitzbokke

2013-01-08 10:02

Cheetahs centre Roberth Ebersohn will not be released to play for the Blitzbokke in the year's opening two sevens events.

Blitzbokke off to flying start

2012-12-08 13:29

The South African Sevens team got their HSBC Word Series Port Elizabeth leg campaign off to a winning start against Samoa.

Blitzbokke beaten by Portugal

2012-11-30 13:27

The South African Sevens team have crashed to a shock defeat to Portugal in their HSBC Sevens World Series clash in Dubai.

Blitzbokke hit the kitchen

2012-11-23 09:49

Under the watchful eye of MasterChef SA judge, Benny Masekwameng, the Blitzbokke have ventured into... the kitchen!

Blitzbokke thrash New Zealand

2012-10-13 11:47

The South African Sevens team have thrashed their New Zealand opponents on Day 1 of the Gold Coast leg of the HSBC Sevens.

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