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

11 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

11 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

11 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...

Sam Dickson ruled out of the Olympics for All Black 7's

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks Sevens have been hit with an injury blow on arrival to Tokyo with senior player Sam Dickson ruled out of the Olympics due to a hamstring injury sustained in training.   The All...

Shiray Kaka's Journey to Tokyo

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

From not making the team in 2016, through multiple surgeries and having to leave her husband half a world away, all in the hopes of making her Olympic dream come true.. it has been a long road...

Watch: Junior Boks' lock burns NZ backs to score a wonder try

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Junior Springboks stunned New Zealand in terrific fashion in the final round of group stage matches at the U20 World Championship in Argentina on Wednesday.   It took the South African’s...

Fiji clinch World Rugby Sevens Series title in Paris

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Sevens Series was decided on the final day of the series as Fiji beat the USA in the Cup semi-finals to secure a fourth world series title.  Gareth Baber’s outfit, who went...

Big names could switch to sevens in pursuit of Olympic gold - O'Driscoll

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brian O'Driscoll thinks more big names could follow in the footsteps of Sonny Bill Williams by trying to qualify for the Olympic sevens.           Ireland rugby...

Trio re-sign with All Black Sevens

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks Sevens have secured the services of Regan Ware, Sione Molia and Vilimoni Koroi through to the 2020 Toyko Olympics. They join co-captains Scott Curry and Tim Mikkelson along with Joe Webber...

All Blacks Sevens Trio Re-sign

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

On the back of Commonwealth Games gold and World Cup victory, Scott Curry, Tim Mikkelson and Joe Webber have all re-committed to the All Blacks Sevens through to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.   The three...