Second year for New Zealand Sevens new home in Hamilton

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It will be the second year for the HSBC New Zealand Sevens new home in Hamilton, when the latest leg of the 2018/19 world series begins this Saturday. Replacing Wellington, the event is back to prove that it is now the ‘new home’ for the yearly sevens-celebration. Kicking off the New Year, this is the third […] READ MORE


Fiji 7s defence wins them 2018 HSBC Cape Town Sevens

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It was a great defensive effort from the Fiji 7s team, especially in their last two games of the tournament, that saw them claim the 2018 HSBC Cape Town Sevens title. They scored five-tries-to-three, including a pair of doubles to ‘Captain Fantastic’ Kalione Nasoko and rookie Vilimoni Botitu. Opposing them, US player Ben Pikelmann grabbed […] READ MORE


Second leg of 2018/19 HSBC Sevens Series will see teams react at Cape Town Sevens

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Only in the second leg of the 2018/19 HSBC Sevens Series, this weekend will see teams ‘react’ after the Dubai Sevens results. And at the Cape Town Sevens, that reaction will demonstrate teams strengths and weaknesses. With 2020 Olympic Games qualifications in the back of every team’s minds, the competition will only get tougher from here on […] READ MORE


New Zealand men earn first HSBC Dubai Sevens title since 2009

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After showing great consistency, and lasting the distance with only two fit reserves for the Cup final, the New Zealand men earn their first HSBC Dubai Sevens title since 2009. In a great return for the Clark Laidlaw coached squad, the All Blacks Sevens team eclipsed all others in Pool play, to progress through the knockout stages. […] READ MORE


2018 HSBC Dubai Sevens: South Africa chasing ‘triple crown’

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The 2018 HSBC Dubai Sevens will kickoff this weekend at the iconic 7even Stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It will also start the new 2018/19 HSBC Men’s World Rugby Sevens Series, with South Africa as the defending champions. The Blitzboks have won back-to-back Championships in the past two seasons and will be out chasing […] READ MORE



HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2019 schedule – Fans hold breath

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For rugby sevens fans, each season of the World Series gets better, and better. So they will be ‘holding their breath’ until the Women restart the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2019 in October. Later in November, the men are scheduled to kick-off their season. So the late 2018 dates contribute the stepping stone, to another […] READ MORE




2018 HSBC Singapore Sevens: will the ‘Underdogs’ reign again?

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The 2018 HSBC Singapore Sevens kicks off on Saturday. The question is 'will the underdogs reign again?' The Fijians hope to continue their winning streak, although the Kiwi men may bring their Commonwealth Games form too. What's true is, this weekend is truly open for the taking in Singapore READ MORE