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New US-based ‘gamified’ rugby sevens series launching in 2022 with US$1m prize pot

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A new US-based rugby sevens series is being launched in 2022, offering its 16 teams a share of a US$1 million prize pot, confirms SportsProMedia.     The newly-founded Rugby Football...

Dubai Sevens Mens Highlights | Day One

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlights from Day one of the Dubai Sevens.  

South Africa and Great Britain victorious in Vancouver

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa beat Kenya 38-5 to win HSBC Canada Sevens title in Vancouver Great Britain overcome the USA 34-12 to win women’s fast four tournament Great Britain’s men finish with bronze...

New Zealand and Fiji into gold medal match

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and Fiji will meet in the gold medal match of the men’s Olympic sevens tournament at Tokyo 2020. The All Blacks Sevens, who finished fifth at Rio 2016, made...

Olympics men’s sevens quarter-final line-up taking shape

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic quarter-final line-up is taking shape following an enthralling opening day of rugby sevens at Tokyo Stadium that saw five teams make perfect starts to secure their places in the...

SEVENS DAY ONE REVIEW: Fiji make winning start against hosts Japan

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tokyo 2020 men’s Olympic rugby sevens competition began in exciting fashion with all 12 teams in action on the first morning of rugby sevens at Tokyo Stadium.   READ SESSION ONE REVIEW...

Reigning Champions Fiji open rugby sevens play

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Reigning gold medallists Fiji rallied in the second half to defeat Japan 24-19 in a rematch of the Rio 2016 semi-finals.    Fiji trailed 19-12 but fought back through a pair of tries...

Extended Ireland Women Squad Named For Pre-Season Camps

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A 39-strong Ireland Women training squad, which includes four uncapped players, has been announced for the upcoming preparatory camps for the 2021/22 season.     Ireland 7s captain Lucy...

Munster Rugby Injury Update

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Munster squad are continuing preparations at the HPC ahead of our Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup clash against Cardiff Blues at Thomond Park on Friday (7.35pm).     Paddy Patterson has...