Source: World Rugby

England Women Sevens finish seventh in Kitakyushu

England Women Sevens finished seventh at HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series in Kitakyushu after beating China in the seventh place play-off. In today’s knockout stages, England lost narrowly 5-7 to Spain in the Cup quarter-final, and were then beaten 0-41 by Russia. James Bailey’s side recovered to win 36-5 against China in the seventh

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England to play Spain in Cup quarter-final

England Women Sevens finished third in Pool C at the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series in Kitakyushu, Japan. They will now face Spain in the Cup quarter-final. A week on from winning a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Australia, England opened with a 10-17 loss against Russia, before facing Canada, who they beat

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HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series Kitakyushu fixtures and results

The third round of the Women’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series takes place this weekend on 21 and 22 April in Kitakyushu, Japan. Here are the fixtures which will be updated as results come in: Saturday 21 April 2018 Match 1               10.30     Russia 7s 17-10 England 7s Match 2               10.52     Canada 7s 38-14 Fiji 7s

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Captains set for HSBC Kitakyushu Sevens

The 12 team captains gathered inside the Kokura Castle Japanese Garden on Thursday ahead of the third round of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series this weekend. New Zealand are the defending HSBC Kitakyushu Sevens champions after beating Canada in the inaugural final last year, but captain Sarah Goss knows that it will not

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Source: Loughborough Lightning

Lightning’s Meg Jones named in Commonwealth 7s Squad

Team England head coach James Bailey has named his squad that will compete at the inaugural women’s rugby sevens tournament at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia (13th – 15th April) which includes current Loughborough Lightning player Meg Jones and ex Loughborough student Claire Allan. Jones will travel to Brisbane in the forthcoming

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England Women finish eighth in Dubai

England Women Sevens have finished in eighth place in the opening leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Series in Dubai today after losing to Spain 14-21 in the seventh place play off. Earlier in the day England faced Australia in the cup quarter final but were beaten 12-29. Australia were first to take the

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Australia set the standard with big win in Dubai

Australia have started their HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2018 campaign with an emphatic 34-0 Cup final win over USA in Dubai. The series runners-up from 2016-17 and Olympic gold medallists produced a dominant display of flowing rugby to dazzle the packed-out stands at the series opener and achieve their first tournament win since

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