The New Zealand Rugby Union is setting aside NZ$2-million (R18-million) in a bid to win gold at the 2016 Olympic Games.
Chiefs loose forward Liam Messam has set his sights on making the New Zealand Sevens team for the 2016 Olympic Games.
The Blitzboks talk about their gold medal win at the Commonwealth Games.
NZRU chief executive Steve Tew says several Super Rugby players and All Blacks will prioritise sevens in 2016 in the lead up to the Olympic Games.
Expect more 15-man Springboks to see sevens rugby in an entirely different light when the Blitzboks arrive in South Africa on Tuesday after winning gold at the Commonwealth Games, reports GARY LEMKE in Glasgow.
The Blitzboks beat New Zealand 17-12 in Glasgow to win gold.
Springbok Sevens player Werner Kok is still coming to grips with winning gold at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, reports BRENTON CHELIN.
South Africa overcame New Zealand 17-12 to win gold at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Sunday.
South Africa will meet New Zealand in the gold medal match at the Commonwealth Games Sevens after defeating Samoa 35-7 on Sunday.
The Blitzboks set up a semi-final meeting with Samoa following a 35-12 victory over Scotland at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The SA Sevens team will face hosts Scotland in the medal quarter-finals at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.
The Barbados Sevens team chat to Total Rugby ahead of their Commonwealth Games campaign.
Springbok wing Bryan Habana has been placed on standby for the SA Sevens squad at the Commonwealth Games.
The inclusion of sevens rugby at the 2016 Olympics will enable some players to change national allegiance ahead of the 2015 World Cup.
Cheslin Kolbe has been withdrawn by Western Province from the SA Sevens squad for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow because of a knee injury.
Rugby should have an on-field challenge system to prevent match-altering errors from referees, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.
The Springboks' form at present has absolutely no relevance to their prospects at the World Cup, writes RYAN VREDE.
The Springboks can beat the All Blacks this season, but not via a high-tempo approach, writes JON CARDINELLI.