Sevens

Blitzboks drawn alongside England in Sydney

Ruhan Nel celebrates with Seabelo Senatla (Getty Images)
Ruhan Nel celebrates with Seabelo Senatla (Getty Images)

Cape Town - World Rugby on Thursday announced the match schedule for the World Rugby Sevens Series event in Sydney later this month.

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The Blitzboks, who are the defending champions at the Sydney Sevens, have been drawn in Pool C alongside England, Spain and Papua New Guinea.

The All Blacks Sevens will arrive at the third round of the world series top of the standings following their victory in Cape Town in December. They face Fiji, Samoa and Russia in Pool A.

Cape Town finalists Argentina will contest Pool B against France, Wales and Kenya, while Canada, USA, Australia and Scotland complete Pool D. 

The tournament is scheduled for January 26-28.

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