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Pristine discipline and defence give Blitzboks the edge - Times LIVE;

Pristine discipline and defence give Blitzboks the edge - Times LIVE

Times LIVEPristine discipline and defence give Blitzboks the edgeTimes LIVEDominant defence and immaculate discipline are the two main reasons that the Blitzboks are surging ahead of the field after three rounds of the HSBC World Sevens series. Save & Share. Tweet · Email · Print. The Blitzboks have made one of the best ever ...and more »

Canadian men finish fourth at Wellington Sevens rugby tournament - Cape Breton Post

Canadian men finish fourth at Wellington Sevens rugby tournamentCape Breton PostWELLINGTON, New Zealand — Canada finished fourth in the Wellington Sevens after a 28-22 loss to Scotland in the bronze-medal match on Sunday. Earlier in the day, Canada had beaten Argentina 17-12 to advance to the semifinals where they were ...and more »

Canadian men finish fourth, find their stride in Wellington Sevens - The Telegram

Canadian men finish fourth, find their stride in Wellington SevensThe TelegramThere have been more valleys than peaks of late for the Canadian men's rugby sevens team. But Canada climbed high at the Wellington Sevens on the weekend. The Canadians, who started the season with back-to-back 13th-place finishes in Dubai and ...and more »

Saints and sinners: The weekend's talking points - Rugby World;

Saints and sinners: The weekend's talking points - Rugby World

Rugby WorldSaints and sinners: The weekend's talking pointsRugby WorldIt's only two years ago that the SRU were considering disbanding the Scotland Sevens team – how ludicrous an idea that seems now. The Scots followed fourth place in Cape Town with a podium finish at the weekend's Wellington Sevens, yet the bronze they ...and more »

Wellington Sevens: Five things we learned - Rugby.com.au;

Wellington Sevens: Five things we learned - Rugby.com.au

Rugby.com.auWellington Sevens: Five things we learnedRugby.com.auThe top 16 World Rugby sevens teams regrouped in Wellington for round three of the HSBC World Series and following a lengthy New Year break, many were wondering what surprises would be in store. Well, they found out – we all did, on and off the field, ...and more »

Senatla, Smith in Wellington Sevens 'Dream Team' - Independent Online;

Senatla, Smith in Wellington Sevens 'Dream Team' - Independent Online

Independent OnlineSenatla, Smith in Wellington Sevens 'Dream Team'Independent OnlineWellington – Following their triumph at the Wellington Sevens, two Blitzboks have been included in the Dream Team for the event. The South Africans won the tournament when they beat Fiji 26-5 in Sunday's Cup Final at the Westpac Stadium. As is ...and more »

Blitzboks dominate in Wellington Sevens - RNews;

Blitzboks dominate in Wellington Sevens - RNews

RNewsBlitzboks dominate in Wellington SevensRNewsAfter scoring a total of 28 tries and conceding just four at the Wellington Sevens this past weekend, the Blitzboks cruised to the Cup Title after beating Fiji 26-5 in the final. Out of three Sevens tournaments played in the 2016/17 schedule so far ...and more »

Blitzboks drawn with England, Kenya and Japan in Sydney Sevens - Jacaranda FM;

Blitzboks drawn with England, Kenya and Japan in Sydney Sevens - Jacaranda FM

Jacaranda FMBlitzboks drawn with England, Kenya and Japan in Sydney SevensJacaranda FMSouth Africa have been drawn with England, Kenya and Japan in Group A for the fourth round of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in Sydney next weekend. Blitzboks File Photo: Rio 2016. The draw was made at the end of the Wellington Sevens, which ...and more »

Seabelo Senatla makes an 'impact' once again as he is named player of the final in Wellington - Ultimate Rugby Sevens (UR7s);

Seabelo Senatla makes an 'impact' once again as he is named player of the final in Wellington - Ultimate Rugby Sevens (UR7s)

Ultimate Rugby Sevens (UR7s)Seabelo Senatla makes an 'impact' once again as he is named player of the final in WellingtonUltimate Rugby Sevens (UR7s)South Africa's Seabelo Senatla may have played in his penultimate tournament of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2016-17 but the Blitzboks flyer looks set to leave a lasting impression after a stunning weekend of performances in Wellington.and more »

Senatla, Smith crack nod for Dream Team - Sport24;

Senatla, Smith crack nod for Dream Team - Sport24

Sport24Senatla, Smith crack nod for Dream TeamSport24Cape Town - Following the Springbok Sevens side's win at the Wellington Sevens, two Blitzboks were included in the Dream Team for the event. The South Africans romped to the title with a comprehensive 26-5 win over Fiji in Sunday's Cup final. Seabelo ...and more »

Sevens in the south - is it a goer? - Radio New Zealand;

Sevens in the south - is it a goer? - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandSevens in the south - is it a goer?Radio New ZealandDunedin's Mayor Dave Cull is cautiously optimistic a Sevens in the south could be possible, as New Zealand Rugby considers the future of the Wellington Sevens. Crowds at the Wellington Sevens in 2012. Photo: Photosport. Only 20,000 people in total ...and more »

Empty seats put Wellington Sevens in firing line - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin;

Empty seats put Wellington Sevens in firing line - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Rockhampton Morning BulletinEmpty seats put Wellington Sevens in firing lineRockhampton Morning BulletinUnder a cloud ... fans stayed away in droves for the final between Fiji and South Africaat Westpac Stadium Phil Walter. Popular Stories. MAJOR UPDATE: Police confirm crash victim was a Yeppoon man · Angela Grice's heartbroken mum shares cancer ...and more »

NZ Rugby: Small crowd makes Wellington Sevens unviable - Newstalk ZB;

NZ Rugby: Small crowd makes Wellington Sevens unviable - Newstalk ZB

Newstalk ZBNZ Rugby: Small crowd makes Wellington Sevens unviableNewstalk ZBThe smallest crowd in Wellington Sevens history threatens to shut down what was one of the most popular events in Kiwi sport. New Zealand Rugby will announce in March whether the world series event will remain in the capital or if its 18th edition over ...and more »

NZ Rugby may pull pin on Sevens altogether - Radio New Zealand;

NZ Rugby may pull pin on Sevens altogether - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandNZ Rugby may pull pin on Sevens altogetherRadio New ZealandNew Zealand Rugby may give up hosting a leg of the Sevens world series in the wake of disappointing crowd turnout at the latest Wellington tournament. There were much smaller crowds at this year's Sevens tournament. Photo: Photosport. Only 20,000 ...and more »

Future of Wellington 7's could be known within next month - Fijivillage;

Future of Wellington 7's could be known within next month - Fijivillage

FijivillageFuture of Wellington 7's could be known within next monthFijivillageThe future of the Wellington Sevens could be known within the next month after a weekend of disappointment at Westpac Stadium. Only about 10,000 people each day turned up for what used to be Wellington's biggest party. Sevens general manager Steve ...and more »

Sevens officially in trouble - Wellington faces blowtorch review - New Zealand Herald

Sevens officially in trouble - Wellington faces blowtorch reviewNew Zealand HeraldNew Zealand Rugby has acknowledged that the tournament may not survive in the capital, with executive member Nigel Cass saying there were just 20,000 for the latest tournament at Westpac Stadium. A continuation of that would mean the tournament was ...and more »

Sevens' seven talking points: Blitzboks triumph at the World Series in Wellington - Daily Maverick;

Sevens' seven talking points: Blitzboks triumph at the World Series in Wellington - Daily Maverick

Daily MaverickSevens' seven talking points: Blitzboks triumph at the World Series in WellingtonDaily MaverickThe Blitzboks won their second tournament of the World Series Sevens this season after a clinical weekend when they beat Fiji twice. Seabelo Senatla became the country's leading try-scorer and the defence put on another textbook display on how to do it ...and more »

Silver finish - Fiji Times;

Silver finish - Fiji Times

Fiji TimesSilver finishFiji TimesTHE Vodafone Fiji 7s team gave its best shot but came out second best to a tough South African side losing 26-5 to claim the silver medal in the HSBC Wellington 7s final last night. The Fijians started the game well when speed merchant Joeli ...and more »

Who killed the Wellington Sevens? - Radio New Zealand;

Who killed the Wellington Sevens? - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandWho killed the Wellington Sevens?Radio New ZealandOpinion - Whoever came up with the idea of making the seats at Westpac Stadium yellow probably deserves a spot in NZ sporting folklore. No other stadium in the country has quite the same way of making visible just how sparse the attendance is for a ...and more »

South Africa win Sevens, organisers to review low attendance - Scoop.co.nz (press release);

South Africa win Sevens, organisers to review low attendance - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Scoop.co.nz (press release)South Africa win Sevens, organisers to review low attendanceScoop.co.nz (press release)The Blitzboks had too much speed for Fiji as they ran away with the 2017 HSBC Wellington Sevens crown to cap off two days of rugby and entertainment, which was watched by more than 20,000 fans. South Africa won 26-5 in the fast-paced final.and more »