World Rugby Madrid 7s 2021

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Last Word on Rugby Spanish correspondent, Edward Anderson gives us the lowdown on a rare international rugby sevens tournament – the World Rugby Madrid 7s 2021. Scheduled over two weekends, it will be a pinnacle event for many invited nations; when competition is hard to find in the Covid era. Plus, an update on Leonas […] READ MORE


2020 Tokyo Olympics qualification promotes diversity in Rugby Sevens

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With frantic 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualification tournaments underway across World Rugby, the nations and regional tournaments completed and in the planning, have promoted diversity in Rugby Sevens. By diversity, it refers to both the Tier of the country competing (position within World Rugby), but also in the competition between regions. From Asia to Africa, every […] READ MORE


Kabras, KCB set up Kenya Cup final

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Two games, one venue, four teams and lots of rugby banter from all fans – including those whose teams didn’t make it to the finals. But it all went the way of the favourites KCB and Kabras, who will compete for the Kenya Cup final this weekend. It was an amazing playoffs weekend, as most […] READ MORE





HSBC Canada 7s: Fiji wins maiden Vancouver title

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Fiji has ended the ‘new tournament, new winner’ streak of the HSBC Sevens Series at BC Place, in Vancouver. In front of a rapturous crowd, which was full of excitement as the men from the South Sea Isle ran rampant at the HSBC Canada 7s. Reaching a final; after several less than expected lower placings, […] READ MORE


HSBC Sydney 7s: Jesse Parahi returns for host in Day One action

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The Oceania region hosts the next leg of the World Rugby HSBC Sevens Series. First up, today we are at the HSBC Sydney 7s before moving to the New Zealand leg next week. Jesse Parahi returns to boosts Australia’s chances, as the Blitzboks chase their second title of the season. 16 teams will compete at the Allianz Stadium […] READ MORE


Kenya Must Aim High at Sydney Sevens

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Kenya began the 2017/18 HSBC Sevens Series hopeful to again perform on the worlds stage. They kicked-off the season at the Dubai Sevens by reaching the Cup quarter final stages, but disappointed their fans at the Cape Town Sevens. So to open the New Year, Kenya must aim high at the Sydney Sevens in three weeks […] READ MORE