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Sevens stars set to shine over Matariki weekend

The world’s leading sevens teams descend on Pukukohe this weekend for the Oceania Sevens in their last international tournament before July’s Commonwealth Games. For All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens players it will be a chance to test themselves against the best opposition from Fiji, Australia and Tonga, just days before the Commonwealth Games

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Time for a Change

England’s Sevens Problems For some years England’s Sevens programme has existed on a wing and a prayer. In the latest HSBC Series tournament in Toulouse the squad finished twelfth out of twelve. As we close to within two months of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham (29-31 July), Charlie Hayter has announced yet more new names

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London 7s: England Women squad named for inter-squad matches

The England Women Sevens squad who will play inter-squad exhibition matches at this weekend’s London 7s (28-29 May, Twickenham Stadium) has been named. The 22-player group is made up of core sevens players, players who have represented England U20s this season as well as those who have stood out in England Sevens camps and in

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New Zealand women and Fiji men triumph in Toulouse

New Zealand win thrilling women’s final 21-14 against Australia to claim first Series title since Sydney 2020, Fiji claim bronze Fiji come from behind to beat a spirited Ireland 29-17 to win men’s title, while hosts France win bronze medal to delight home crowd Australia are women’s Series champions with France finishing second and Fiji

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England squads for Toulouse 7s named

The England men’s and women’s sevens squads for the Toulouse tournament (20-22 May, Stade-Ernest Wallon and live on www.World.Rugby) have been named. Drawn in Pool A, England men take on Canada, Japan and Argentina. The squad is formed from a mix of Premiership, university and core contracted sevens players. Tom Emery is set for his first

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England Sevens squad for Langford named

Head coach James Rodwell has named his England Women Sevens squad for the forthcoming HSBC World Sevens Series tournament in Langford (30 April-1 May and live on www.World.Rugby). Drawn in Pool C, England face New Zealand, Fiji and USA at Starlight Stadium. Abbie Brown captains the group with core players Ellie Boatman, Abi Burton, Heather

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