South Africa Wins Dubai Sevens

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The opening round of the 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series has come to an end in Dubai, as South Africa wins the Dubai Sevens title. They outplayed the Series and Olympic Gold Medalists Fiji in the final, winning 26-14. The Neil Powell coached side were on fire immediately from Friday, and continued on finals day to […] READ MORE


Dubai Sevens: Day Two – English Men On Fire

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The 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series kicked-off in style at The Sevens Stadium, with the English on fire on Day One. A day that gave us the usual high drama you come to expect from the Dubai Sevens weekend, so sit back and let Last Word On Rugby evaluate what how the weekend began. The […] READ MORE


Dubai Sevens: Teams Lineup to Target Fiji in 2016/17

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The 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series begins this weekend in Dubai. The Emirates Airline Dubai Sevens is from December 2-3 at wonderful The Sevens Stadium. 16 teams are competing in this, the opening leg of the ten tournament season. For 2016, Uganda are the invitational side in the Men’s competition [South Africa were invited to compete in the Women’s […] READ MORE


Women Kickoff Dubai Sevens Weekend

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The 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series kicks off this weekend, as the Aussie Women chase another Dubai Sevens title. One of only three tournaments on the sevens series beside Las Vegas and the Sydney Sevens, where fans get to watch both the Men and Women compete, and the women open the Dubai Sevens Weekend on Thursday. […] READ MORE


New Zealand Women’s Sevens Coach Announced

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Black Ferns Women’s Sevens coach appointed New Zealand Rugby have announced that Allan Bunting has been appointed as the new Women’s Sevens Coach of the Olympic silver medal winning Black Ferns Sevens. Making the announcement, New Zealand Rugby General Manager of Rugby Neil Sorensen said that promoting Bunting to the head coach position was about ensuring […] READ MORE