New Zealand congratulated retiring Kenya Sevens stars Willy Ambaka and Collins Injera on their rugby careers following the pool match between the two teams at the Sydney Sevens.
The Blitzboks are determined not to be dominated at the breakdowns in this weekend’s Sydney Sevens, as was the case in New Zealand last weekend.
Sandile Ngcobo has set the Blitzboks three goals for this weekend’s New Zealand Sevens tournament in Hamilton, which will ensure they stay on the path to their long-term goal for the season – to qualify for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
New Zealand Sevens coach Clark Laidlaw has praised Caleb Clarke for his influential role in securing them the World Series title and believes the star wing can inspire the team to more success in future.
Blitzboks coach Neil Powell has congratulated the All Blacks Sevens team after they were named winners of the 2019-20 World Rugby Sevens Series on Tuesday.
The Springbok Sevens team closed the gap on New Zealand on the World Rugby Sevens Series log despite suffering an agonising 12-10 defeat by Fiji in the final of the Sydney Sevens.
A three-try second-half blitz saw the Blitzboks claim a 28-19 win over Samoa in their Cup quarter-final in Hamilton on Sunday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Blitzboks coach Neil Powell feels his squad will need another step up if they want to be in contention at the Hamilton Sevens this weekend.