The Blitzboks will head into their final pool game against the USA high in confidence after clinching a hard-fought victory over Kenya to make it two wins from two on day one of the Olympic Sevens on Monday.
Wallaby centre Samu Kerevi has been included in Australia’s 12-man squad that will compete in the pre-Olympics Oceania Sevens Championship.
Check out what former and current rugby players had to say following the retirement of Blitzbok great Cecil Afrika.
Two members of the Australian Sevens programme have been tested for coronavirus after showing signs and symptoms associated with the pandemic.
Cecil Afrika says the Blitzboks have to embrace their opportunities at the Vancouver Sevens this weekend.
The Blitzboks delivered a composed performance to beat the USA 19-12 and progress to the Cup final of the Sydney Sevens on Sunday.
Siviwe Soyizwapi has shouldered extra responsibility as a player and leader for the Blitzboks, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
Fiji claimed their fifth consecutive title at the Hong Kong Sevens.
The Blitzboks won all three of their pool games on the opening day of the Vancouver Sevens in Canada.
Fiji beat the USA to win the Hamilton Sevens, while New Zealand finished third and the Blitzboks fourth.