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USA Rugby Eagles Win Bowl at Gold Coast Sevens

Click here for the 2014-2015 schedule of rugby matches on Universal Sports. GOLD COAST, Queensland – The Men’s Eagles Sevens staved off a second-half comeback from France Sunday at Cbus Super Stadium to win the match, 31-15, and the Bowl at Gold Coast Sevens. Zack Test kicked off the festivities with the match’s first try […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from first tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Top Scores

20141011_irb_australia_m7_top_scores_4Check out the best scores from the day two finals, featuring some great runs, missed tackles, great passes, and a sneaky little try.W19671A05

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Cup Final

Fiji crushed England to advance to the Cup Final, then survived a second half blitz by Samoa to win the first Cup of the new season, 31-24.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Fiji Interviews

Coach Ben Ryan and Captain Osea Kolinisau talk about getting the first Cup win of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA Interviews

New Coach Mike Friday, Captain Madison Hughes and new man Perry Baker talk about winning the Bowl and their hopes for the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA vs France

In the Bowl Final Team USA survives a second half comeback from France to win 31-15. A great way to start the season opener.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA vs Portugal

In the Bowl Semi-Final, the US Eagles blank Portugal 33-0 as their two speedsters Carlin Isles and new man Perry Baker rack up tries.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA vs Japan

Armed with two speedsters, Carlin Isles and new man Perry Baker, Team USA dominates Japan in the Bowl Quarter-Final 26-5.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 2

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 2 (Mobile)

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 1 (Mobile)

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

Olympic Berths up the Ante for Rugby Sevens World Series

Click here for the 2014-2015 schedule of rugby matches on Universal Sports. By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY, Oct 9 (Reuters) – With berths at the 2016 Olympics up for grabs, the rugby sevens world series will take on an extra edge when competition gets underway with the opening round on the Gold Coast this weekend. The […]

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 1

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

IRB Ready to Sniff Out Sevens “Fraudsters”

By Mitch Phillips LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Any 20-stone prop hoping to disguise himself as a rugby sevens speedster in a bid to secure a switch of nationalities for the 15-man game should think again after the sport’s governing body said on Monday it will be alert to such underhand dealings. The International Rugby […]

South Africa Upsets New Zealand for Sevens Gold in Commonwealth Games

South Africa’s rugby team (Reuters/Russell Cheyne) By Michael Hann (Reuters) – South Africa ended New Zealand’s dominance of the Commonwealth Games rugby sevens with a 17-12 victory at Ibrox Stadium on Sunday to win the gold medal. New Zealand had not lost a Commonwealth match since the sport made its debut in 1998 and they […]

Mike Friday Appointed Men’s Eagles Sevens Head Coach

Mike Friday (Twitter: @LSFCOfficial) BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby announced Friday Mike Friday will become the next Men’s Eagles Sevens head coach, replacing Matt Hawkins. Friday will work alongside National Development Director for the Men’s Eagles Sevens Alex Magleby and Assistant Coach Chris Brown while continuing his duties at London Scottish for the 2014-15 Greene […]

Matt Hawkins Steps Down as Men’s Eagles Sevens Coach

Matt Hawkins (Martin Seras Lima/USA Rugby) CHULA VISTA, Calif. – Following a program review, Matt Hawkins will step down as head coach of the Men’s Eagles Sevens Thursday, USA Rugby announced. Hawkins took over as head coach ahead of the 2013-14 IRB HSBC Sevens World Series and led the Eagles to a combined 14-2-34 record in […]

Men’s Eagles Sevens Win Shield at London Sevens

LONDON, England – The Men’s Eagles Sevens rebounded from a fourth consecutive loss at Marriott London Sevens to take home the Shield Sunday at Twickenham Stadium. The Eagles gained three standings points in London to bring their 2013-14 IRB HSBC Sevens World Series total to 41, good for 13th place. Andrew Durutalo opened the scoring […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and rag downs from final tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Try Fail

Connor Braid (CAN) apparently wanted to prove the point that you got to keep both hands on the ball, as it slips out of his hands as he attempts to score a try. Lucky for him Canada would go on to win the game and the Bowl Final.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Zack Test interview

United States Captain Zack Test talks about the end of the season, winning the Shield and getting ready for the Olympics.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: USA vs Porugal

In the Shield Semi-Final, Team USA ends their nine game losing streak by crushing Portugal 45-7. The Eagles move on to the Shield Final.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: USA vs Spain

In the Bowl Quarter Final, Team USA continues it’s winless streak, losing to Spain 26-7. USA now heads to the Shield semi-Final and Spain to the Bowl Semi-Final.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Shield Final

Team USA claims another big win to end the season, 36-12 over Japan for the Shield. The Americans end the season ranked 13th out of 15 core teams.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Plays of the Day

Check out the best scores from the day two finals, with some great runs, a chip-n-chase, and final stretch for the try.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Cup Final

New Zealand dominate a tough Australian team to win 52-33, winning five out of nine Cups this season, and becoming World Series Champions for the 12th time in 14 years.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Cup interviews

New Zealand captain DJ Forbes and coach Gordon Tietjens talk about defeating Australia and winnign their 12th World Series. Meanwhile, Australian coach Michael O’Connor talks about the defeat.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: London, England: Day 2

The Marriott London Sevens is the ninth and final tournament and promises to be full of excitement, drama, great rugby and plenty of monster shenanigans.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: London, England: Day 2 (Mobile)

The Marriott London Sevens is the ninth and final tournament and promises to be full of excitement, drama, great rugby and plenty of monster shenanigans.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: London, England: Day 1

The 2014 HSBC Sevens World Series is well underway and tournaments have already taken place in Australia, Dubai, USA, New Zealand, Japan and Hong Kong. The Marriott London Sevens is the ninth and final tournament and promises to be full of excitement, drama, great rugby and plenty of monster shenanigans.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: USA vs Japan

In their worst performance of the season, Team USA is knocked out in the Shield Semi-Final by Japan, newly installed cored team, in extra time 19-14.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and rag downs from 8th tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: USA vs Samoa

Winless in day one puts Team USA in a Bowl Quarterfinal, where Samoa dominated them start to finish 31-12.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: interviews

New Zealand Captain DJ Forbes and Coach Gordon Tietjens talk about their lop-sided win over Canada in the Cup Final.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: Plays of the Day

Check out the best scores from the day two finals, with some great runs, a tight chip-n-chase, and fancy foot work to stay out of touch.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: Cup Final

Team Canada play in their first ever Cup Final, though suffer defeat to New Zealand 54-7. New Zealand win their 4th Cup this season and have pretty much secured the series title as well.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Glasgow, Scotland: Day #2 (Mobile)

The 2013–14 IRB Sevens World Series, known for sponsorship reasons as the HSBC Sevens World Series, will be the 15th annual series of rugby union sevens tournaments for full national sides run by the International Rugby Board since 1999–2000.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Glasgow, Scotland: Day #2

The 2013–14 IRB Sevens World Series, known for sponsorship reasons as the HSBC Sevens World Series, will be the 15th annual series of rugby union sevens tournaments for full national sides run by the International Rugby Board since 1999–2000.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Glasgow, Scotland: Day 1

The 2013–14 IRB Sevens World Series, known for sponsorship reasons as the HSBC Sevens World Series, will be the 15th annual series of rugby union sevens tournaments for full national sides run by the International Rugby Board since 1999–2000.

USA Rugby Roster Announced for Final Stops of IRB Sevens World Series

CLICK HERE for the latest Rugby Sevens viewing schedule.  CHULA VISTA, Calif. – The Men’s Eagles Sevens will depart for Glasgow Saturday for the eighth stop of the IRB HSBC Sevens World Series – Emirates Airline Glasgow Sevens. Head Coach Matt Hawkins has made two changes to the squad from Tokyo Sevens and Cathay Pacific […]

Shirtless Rugby Sevens Video Goes Viral

New Zealand’s rugby team (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) The New Zealand All Blacks defeated England, 26-7, in the Hong Kong Sevens Cup Final of the Rugby Sevens World Series on March 30. Yet their celebration attracted all the attention. In a video that has gone viral on the internet, the players removed their shirts and performed a celebratory […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series:Hong Kong: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from 7th tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: USA vs South Africa

In the Plate semi-final, Despite a strong second half for Team USA, they just fall short in extra time, getting knock out 19-24 as South Africa advances to the Final.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: USA vs Fiji

A good showing in pool play puts Team USA in the Cup Quarterfinal, but they couldn’t get passed Fiji, 17-5 and head to the Plate Semi-Final instead.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: Plays of the Day

Check out the best scores from the day two finals, with great hands, fast feet, and some amazing team work to picck up five points.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: Try Fail

As the match came to a close with Japan defeating Italy, gaining core team status, Hashino was about to score the final try, but the ball slips out of his hands- duho!

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: Cup Final

New Zealand wins their 3rd Cup title this season, defeating England 26-7 and reclaims the series lead over South Africa.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: interviews

New Zealand Captian DJ Forbes and Coach Gordon Tietjens talk about the teams big Cup win this weekend.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series : Hong Kong, China: Day 3 (Mobile)

For the second year running, Hong Kong will welcome a record 28 teams to the Sevens. This year’s Sevens will play host to the HSBC Sevens World Series (HSBC SWS) competition amongst the 15 core teams on the Series and Asia’s third-ranked side Sri Lanka, and a simultaneous 12-team international qualifier competition, the winner of which will be promoted to the HSBC SWS in 2014/2015.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series : Hong Kong, China: Day 3

For the second year running, Hong Kong will welcome a record 28 teams to the Sevens. This year’s Sevens will play host to the HSBC Sevens World Series (HSBC SWS) competition amongst the 15 core teams on the Series and Asia’s third-ranked side Sri Lanka, and a simultaneous 12-team international qualifier competition, the winner of which will be promoted to the HSBC SWS in 2014/2015.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series:Japan: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from 6th tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Japan: USA vs South Africa

In the Cup Quarterfinal, the American Eagles just lose out, 17-12 to South Africa, and head to the Plate Semi-Final.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Japan: USA vs Australia

In the Plate Final Team USA only manages one try a half and loses 17-12 ti Australia, still it’s the American Eagles best finish all season in 6th place.

 
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