SA Schools Sevens team named for Windhoek visit

2019-02-27 14:33

The SA Schools Under-18 Sevens team will look to continue their dominance at the Capricorn Group Sevens tournament in Windhoek next weekend.

Isles to lose mantle of Sevens' fastest man?

2018-07-18 14:41

USA Sevens star Carlin Isles appears set to lose his title as the fastest player on the planet with news that an Olympic bronze medal sprinter is set to try his hand at the sport.

Snyman, Senatla back for London Sevens

2018-05-24 21:28

Captain Philip Snyman and leading try-scorer Seabelo Senatla have been recalled to the Blitzboks squad by Neil Powell for the London Sevens.

Oz sevens skipper punched, fractures skull

2018-03-30 09:02

Australia's sevens captain James Stannard will miss the Commonwealth Games after being punched in the head in an "alleged unprovoked assault".

Davies praises 'special' Fiji

2016-08-12 16:02

Team GB forward James Davies admitted the final had been a "bridge too far" for his side after they lost 43-7 to Fiji at the Olympic Games.

World Rugby officials hail sevens' Olympic debut

2016-08-12 10:20

There couldn't have been a better advertisement for rugby's return to the Olympics than Fiji's first gold medal.

Injury forces Holland out of Rio

2016-08-10 15:12

Australia have suffered a blow to their Olympic Sevens campaign with Lewis Holland being ruled out after suffering a minor hamstring tear.

Powell relishing Olympic challenge

2016-08-05 16:30

Blitzbokke coach Neil Powell is eager for his team to embrace the challenge of competing at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Kenya sevens eyes Rio Olympic success

2016-07-21 18:31

Buoyed by their stunning victory in the Singapore sevens, Kenya's sevens team will be vying for a top-three finish at the Rio Olympics.

Cooper says Olympic snub over citizenship

2016-05-06 15:10

NZ-born Wallaby Quade Cooper says he was dumped from the Australian sevens team because he didn't have Australian citizenship.


Blitzboks pooled alongside New Zealand for Cape Town Sevens

2018-12-02 14:18

The Springbok Sevens team will face Zimbabwe, Samoa and New Zealand on the opening day of the Cape Town Sevens.

Kenya duo out of Sevens World Cup squad

2018-07-13 15:00

Kenya will be without stand-in captain Oscar Ouma and utility back Billy Odhiambo for next week's Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco.

Historic first for Springbok women's Sevens

2018-04-12 16:26

The Springbok women's Sevens team will break new ground when they will play in the first ever Sevens women's tournament at the Commonwealth Games.

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Blitzboks' Brown soars into Rio Dream Team

2016-08-12 13:55

Blitzboks skipper Kyle Brown was the only player from the team to make the 'Dream Team' following the conclusion of the event in Rio.

Tonga medallist admits Fiji gold 'bittersweet'

2016-08-12 08:58

Fiji's historic first Olympic gold medal was a bittersweet moment for Paea Wolfgramm who was thrilled for Fiji but sorry it wasn't Tonga.

Aussie women win 1st Olympic gold in rugby sevens

2016-08-09 02:03

Australia won the first Olympic gold medal in rugby sevens with a victory against New Zealand in the women's final on Monday night.

'Fastest man in rugby' ready for Rio

2016-07-26 12:34

If things had gone to plan for Carlin Isles, the Olympic Games might have witnessed a duel between the fastest man in rugby and the fastest man on the planet.

GB Sevens confirm Olympic squads

2016-07-19 11:24

The British Olympic Association has announced the names of the 24 men and women who will compete in Sevens at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Blitzboks certain of a medal in Rio?

2016-04-26 11:33

The Blitzboks will bring home a medal from the Rio Olympics - if bookmakers are to be believed...

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