ARTICLES RELATING TO SEVENS

Heroes' welcome for victorious Fijians

2016-08-21 09:54

Fiji's gold medal-winning sevens rugby team received a tumultuous heroes' welcome when they returned home from Rio.

Oz Sevens team warned over drinking

2016-08-14 19:15

Australia's Sevens team were warned over their behaviour after members of the squad had a drunken night out at the Olympics in Rio.

Blitzboks: Joy of bronze eases blow of missing gold

2016-08-12 08:55

The joy of winning Olympic bronze outweighs the disappointment of missing out on gold, says Blitzboks captain Kyle Brown.

Senatla: Hougaard offered me his medal

2016-08-12 06:45

Seabelo Senatla's wrist injury meant he was not given an Olympic medal after the Blitzboks secured bronze in Rio.

Blitzboks beaten, will battle for bronze

2016-08-11 20:25

Great Britain have beaten the Blitzboks in a semi-final at the Sevens rugby tournament at the Rio Olympics.

Rio 2016: Sevens QF fixtures confirmed

2016-08-10 19:03

New Zealand have survived a massive scare in the Rugby Sevens at the Rio Olympics after they were nearly eliminated.

Blitzboks crash to defeat

2016-08-10 16:55

The Blitzboks have lost their final Pool B encounter at the Olympics Sevens rugby tournament, going down to Australia

NZ bemoan costly error

2016-08-09 09:43

New Zealand Women's Sevens stalwart Portia Woodman admitted that losing to Australia in the final at the Olympics in Rio is gut-wrenching.

Kenya Sevens chasing gold

2016-08-08 15:04

Kenya's Rugby Sevens team is confident of bringing home a medal from Rio, according to head coach Benjamin Ayimba.

Aussies, Kiwis post big wins in rugby debut

2016-08-06 20:05

Portia Woodman and Charlotte Caslick scored three tries for New Zealand and Australia respectively as rugby returned to the Olympics.

 

Kolbe cherishes Olympic medal

2016-08-18 09:50

Springbok Sevens star Cheslin Kolbe says he returns to South Africa with great memories of his time at the 2016 Olympics.

Kolbe's Sevens decision pays off

2016-08-12 14:02

Chelsin Kolbe's decision to dedicate part of his year to the Blitzboks has paid off despite not winning gold at the Olympics.

Powell: We deserved more than bronze

2016-08-12 07:00

Blitzbok coach Neil Powell says he is heartbroken for his players after they missed out Olympic gold in Rio.

Blitzboks take bronze, Fiji make history

2016-08-12 03:30

The Blitzboks have won the bronze medal in the Sevens at the 2016 Rio Olympics, beating Japan 54-14.

Blitzboks into Sevens semis, NZ eliminated

2016-08-10 23:59

The Blitzboks have advanced to the semi-finals of the Olympic Sevens while Japan are the talk of the town.

'Wake-up call' for Blitzboks in Rio

2016-08-10 17:44

The Blitzboks may have lost to Australia in their last Olympic pool game, but that may not be the worst thing in the world.

Kiwis 'not gracious' in victory - and defeat

2016-08-10 13:28

A popular New Zealand columnist has taken a dig at his compatriots for the manner in which they conduct themselves in victory and defeat.

Blitzboks gear up for Olympic campaign

2016-08-08 18:13

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell is in a positive frame of mind ahead of their Olympic Games campaign.

Fiji women cause Sevens upset

2016-08-07 07:33

The Fiji women's team produced the only upset on day one of the Olympic rugby sevens tournament.

Every Olympic Sevens player tested for doping

2016-07-30 10:19

World Rugby has announced details of its targeted pre-Olympic Games Sevens anti-doping testing and education programme.

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