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#Rugby Sevens

# rugby-sevens - Saturday 30 November, 2019

'It's an atmosphere of sporting excellence, not just rugby'
# New Digs
# New Digs

'It's an atmosphere of sporting excellence, not just rugby'

Nov 30th 2019, 7:30 AM 8,283 Views 1 Comment

Moving into a new high performance centre has made the balance of rugby and college more enjoyable for members of the Ireland Women’s Sevens team.

# rugby-sevens - Friday 29 November, 2019

Mulhall misses out on Dubai Sevens squad with injury
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Mulhall misses out on Dubai Sevens squad with injury

Nov 29th 2019, 3:36 PM 3,801 Views 0 Comments

Ireland head coach Stan McDowell has named his 13-player squad for the tournament.

# rugby-sevens - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Squad announced as Ireland 7s prepare for World Series in Dubai
# On The Plane
# On The Plane

Squad announced as Ireland 7s prepare for World Series in Dubai

Nov 28th 2019, 11:31 AM 8,863 Views 9 Comments

The 13-man squad will make their debut as a core team on the HSBC World Rugby Men’s Sevens Series.

# rugby-sevens - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Connacht sign exciting Australian Sevens wing
# Reaquainted
# Reaquainted

Connacht sign exciting Australian Sevens wing

May 15th 2019, 4:58 PM 11,038 Views 46 Comments

Head coach Andy Friend has previously worked with 25-year-old John Porch.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Ireland romp to final victory over hosts at Hong Kong Rugby 7s
# Promotion
# Promotion

Ireland romp to final victory over hosts at Hong Kong Rugby 7s

Apr 7th 2019, 10:21 AM 17,886 Views 31 Comments

The win means Ireland have been promoted to the elite level of the game for 2020.

# rugby-sevens - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Meals and boots: Zimbabwe get helping hand from locals at Hong Kong Sevens
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

Meals and boots: Zimbabwe get helping hand from locals at Hong Kong Sevens

Apr 4th 2019, 4:18 PM 5,084 Views 2 Comments

Zimbabwe arrived for the qualifying tournament lacking basic amenities and funding.

# rugby-sevens - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Ireland Women’s 7s clinch spot in first World Series semi-final in Sydney
# 7 Up
# 7 Up

Ireland Women’s 7s clinch spot in first World Series semi-final in Sydney

Feb 2nd 2019, 9:13 AM 8,284 Views 6 Comments

They’ll take on hosts Australia tonight.

# rugby-sevens - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Excellent season for Ireland shows that 7s is very much here to stay
# Success
# Success

Excellent season for Ireland shows that 7s is very much here to stay

Jul 24th 2018, 12:44 PM 6,634 Views 4 Comments

Last weekend’s World Cup in San Fran saw the men’s and women’s teams deliver fine performances.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Conroy rips Kenya to shreds with hat-trick as Ireland book Wales semi-final at RWC Sevens
# Speed Merchant
# Speed Merchant

Conroy rips Kenya to shreds with hat-trick as Ireland book Wales semi-final at RWC Sevens

Jul 22nd 2018, 9:07 AM 17,137 Views 7 Comments

Buccaneers flyer Jordan Conroy completed his hat-trick of tries in just seven minutes.

# rugby-sevens - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Dominant South Africa rout Ireland at RWC Sevens
# Rwc 7s
# Rwc 7s

Dominant South Africa rout Ireland at RWC Sevens

Jul 21st 2018, 9:47 AM 10,836 Views 23 Comments

The men’s side were overpowered in the last-16 tie.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Ireland hammer England to continue World Cup prep with bronze medal
# Winning
# Winning

Ireland hammer England to continue World Cup prep with bronze medal

Jul 1st 2018, 11:39 AM 12,770 Views 6 Comments

It was another good weekend for Ireland in Paris.

# rugby-sevens - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Ireland advance to Grand Prix quarters after good morning in Moscow
# 7s
# 7s

Ireland advance to Grand Prix quarters after good morning in Moscow

Jun 3rd 2017, 3:05 PM 6,389 Views 1 Comment

Anthony Eddy’s side finished second in their pool.

# rugby-sevens - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Ireland call on Naoupu and Tyrrell for next leg of World Sevens Series
# 7s Rugby
# 7s Rugby

Ireland call on Naoupu and Tyrrell for next leg of World Sevens Series

Apr 13th 2017, 1:26 PM 5,893 Views 5 Comments

The pair, who featured during Ireland’s Six Nations campaign, are part of the 13-player squad for Japan.

# rugby-sevens - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Watch: The remarkable rise of the Fiji sevens team, from a tiny island to the world's biggest stage
# Sevens From Heaven
# Sevens From Heaven

Watch: The remarkable rise of the Fiji sevens team, from a tiny island to the world's biggest stage

Nov 30th 2016, 2:19 PM 5,131 Views 2 Comments

HSBC have released a documentary telling their incredible story.

# rugby-sevens - Thursday 11 August, 2016

A first Olympic medal for Fiji and it's gold after they hammer Britain in rugby sevens final
# History Makers
# History Makers

A first Olympic medal for Fiji and it's gold after they hammer Britain in rugby sevens final

Aug 11th 2016, 11:51 PM 9,066 Views 30 Comments

A 43-7 win for Fiji tonight in Rio de Janeiro.

# rugby-sevens - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Sonny Bill Williams ruled out of Olympics after New Zealand suffer shock defeat to Japan
# Rugby Sevens
# Rugby Sevens

Sonny Bill Williams ruled out of Olympics after New Zealand suffer shock defeat to Japan

Aug 9th 2016, 6:54 PM 12,720 Views 6 Comments

Japan clinched an historic victory in Rio.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Ireland book place among sevens elite with Rugby Europe Trophy win in Prague
# Silverware
# Silverware

Ireland book place among sevens elite with Rugby Europe Trophy win in Prague

Jul 3rd 2016, 8:15 PM 11,996 Views 9 Comments

They will play on the Rugby Europe Grand Prix Series next season.

# rugby-sevens - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Two Irishmen are behind the unlikely rise of Cayman Islands rugby
# Rugby Sevens
# Rugby Sevens

Two Irishmen are behind the unlikely rise of Cayman Islands rugby

Apr 7th 2016, 3:06 PM 10,993 Views 2 Comments

Dave Clancy and Dwain McGuiness have guided the team to this weekend’s Hong Kong Rugby Sevens.

# rugby-sevens - Monday 25 January, 2016

World Cup winner Sonny Bill Williams switches to rugby sevens ahead of Olympics
# Sbw
# Sbw

World Cup winner Sonny Bill Williams switches to rugby sevens ahead of Olympics

Jan 25th 2016, 10:37 AM 8,316 Views 12 Comments

The All Black has been named in the squad for the upcoming World Series event.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Dublin GAA star Hannah Tyrrell scored two tries for Ireland Women's Sevens today
# Dual Star
# Dual Star

Dublin GAA star Hannah Tyrrell scored two tries for Ireland Women's Sevens today

Jun 8th 2014, 4:38 PM 4,793 Views 1 Comment

The dual star scored a brace in the second half as Jon Skurr’s team defeated Italy.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Rugby player breaks out soccer dribble to set up class try
# Mack Daddy
# Mack Daddy

Rugby player breaks out soccer dribble to set up class try

Dec 1st 2013, 4:18 PM 7,330 Views 4 Comments

Phil Mack’s score was one of the stand-out moments from an enjoyable weekend at the Dubai Sevens.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 18 August, 2013

World's fastest rugby player scores epic 90-metre try
# Coast To Coast
# Coast To Coast

World's fastest rugby player scores epic 90-metre try

Aug 18th 2013, 12:38 PM 6,910 Views 0 Comments

The man that beat the Irish Sevens ladies in hotel sprints was in electric form in London.

# rugby-sevens - Monday 29 July, 2013

Garda Rugby team are taking no bull with this cool new jersey
# Raging Bull
# Raging Bull

Garda Rugby team are taking no bull with this cool new jersey

Jul 29th 2013, 6:56 PM 8,468 Views 16 Comments

‘Bad boys, what’cha gonna do?’

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 31 March, 2013

More silverware for Irish Women as they secure World Sevens Plate
# Success
# Success

More silverware for Irish Women as they secure World Sevens Plate

Mar 31st 2013, 4:28 PM 2,223 Views 0 Comments

Jon Skurr’s team defeated Australia and the Netherlands in China earlier today.

# rugby-sevens - Thursday 13 December, 2012

VIDEO: Fastest man in rugby? This former US sprinter is taking rugby by storm
# Quick
# Quick

VIDEO: Fastest man in rugby? This former US sprinter is taking rugby by storm

Dec 13th 2012, 8:54 AM 3,804 Views 1 Comment

This is just showing off.

# rugby-sevens - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Olympic success predicted for new Ireland Women's Sevens team
# Seventh Heaven
# Seventh Heaven

Olympic success predicted for new Ireland Women's Sevens team

Apr 1st 2012, 9:30 AM 904 Views 4 Comments

New Irish coach appointed as IRFU and OCI dream of medals at Rio 2016

# rugby-sevens - Monday 28 March, 2011

What we learned this weekend...
# Different Class
# Different Class

What we learned this weekend...

Mar 28th 2011, 3:23 PM 301 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the lessons we took from a busy weekend of sport.

# rugby-sevens - Friday 11 February, 2011

O'Leary injury concern opens door for Stringer
# Injury Worry
# Injury Worry

O'Leary injury concern opens door for Stringer

Feb 11th 2011, 10:35 AM 359 Views 0 Comments

Peter Stringer has been promoted to the Ireland squad as a precautionary measure as Munster team-mate O’Leary races to prove his fitness.