The Blitzboks beat Canada 33-5 and played to a 19-19 draw with Ireland in their last two pool matches to advance to the Cup quarter-finals at the Los Angeles Sevens.
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.
Blitzbok captain Stedman Gans says the team wants to play to their potential in Sydney after their dismal display at the Hamilton Sevens this past weekend.
Blitzbok stand-in captain Stedman Gans says they are up for the challenge of an altered playoff format in the Hamilton Sevens this weekend.
The 22-year-old Blitzbok captain Stedman Gans says he is up for the challenge of leading the team ahead of this weekend’s Hamilton Sevens.
Stedman Gans is looking forward to be back on the field in a Blitzbok jersey as he prepares to lead the side in Hamilton this weekend. DYLAN JACK reports.
Branco du Preez is excited to be back in the Blitzboks squad for the Australasian leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series after missing out in Dubai and Cape Town.
Stedman Gans will captain the Springbok Sevens squad at the Hamilton and Sydney Sevens tournaments in place of the injured Siviwe Soyizwapi.
Stedman Gans is proud to have been given the opportunity to lead an experienced Sevens Academy side during the International Invitational tournament in Dubai this week.
Chris Dry and Stedman Gans have recovered from injury to be included in the Blitzboks squad for the next two tournaments in Hamilton and Sydney.