Savea gives New Zealand top seed

Joe Webber sparked New Zealand's come back in the opener against Canada.

New Zealand are through to the Cup quarterfinals of the Sydney Sevens after dispatching Portugal.

Meeting changed Speight's career

Henry Speight scores a try for Waikato against Auckland at Eden Park in 2010.

Former Waikato winger is now eyeing the Olympics.

SBW wants to make Rio with sis

Sonny Bill Williams made his New Zealand sevens debut last weekend in Wellington.

The cross-code superstar says Olympic gold would supersede anything he's achieved to date.

NZ make one change for Sydney

Sonny Bill Williams has kept his spot in the New Zealand side for Sydney.

Sam Dickson is ruled out of the Sydney Sevens, with Waikato's Dylan Collier coming in for New Zealand.

'No apology over sevens final'

Matt O'Brien has apologised to the South African team for his handling of the final in Wellington.

World Rugby say there has been no apology from Matt O'Brien to South Africa - and nor was one needed.

No easy road to Rio for SBW

New Zealand coach Gordon Tietjens was impressed by Sonny Bill Williams' physicality in Wellington.

NZ coach Gordon Tietjens on what it will take for Sonny Bill - and his good mate Quade Cooper - to star in sevens.

Sevens on in the Tron?

Roger Randle supports the idea of the sevens shifting to the Waikato.

Former Waikato star says Wellington has lost its sparkle and backs Hamilton to host international tournament.

Cooper misses Sydney 7s cut

Quade Cooper needs more training in sevens before starting for Australia in the world series.

Clash with SBW off the cards as Wallabies star deemed not ready for debut in world series event.

Sevens Sisters eye Rio tune-up

Portia Woodman and Kayla McAlister are back in action as the New Zealand women's sevens side heads to Sao Paulo.

Sean Horan is looking for response from his players as they look to put their Dubai disappointment behind them.

SBW: Olympic gold tops it all

Sonny Bill Williams celebrates his first international sevens try.

Olympic gold would "supersede everything" for Kiwi sports superstar – and he wouldn't give it away.

Cooper faces Sevens crash course

After 58 tests for the Wallabies, Quade Cooper is set to make his sevens debut for Australia in Sydney this weekend.

Quade Cooper admits he faces a big challenge to establish himself in Australia's rugby sevens team.

The man who steamrolled SBW video


Kenyan sevens player on the blockbusting charge that made him an internet sensation.

Sevens should interest Hamilton

A Fiji fan enjoys the atmosphere at the Wellington Sevens

The sevens could be on the move from Wellington and Matt Cooper reckons Hamilton should be keen.

At sixes and sevens over Games quest

Sir Gordon Tietjens has the vision, but will he have the thoroughbreds to deliver gold in Rio?

OPINION: Sevens coach Sir Gordon Tietjens deserves better as he shoots for historic gold in Rio.

Cooper no certainty for Sydney

Quade Cooper's commitments with Toulon means he won't arrive in Sydney until Wednesday.

Late arrival puts Aussie star's anticipated sevens clash with good mate Sonny Bill Williams in doubt.

Dunedin bid for sevens?

A packed Forsyth Barr Stadium for the Super Rugby clash between the Highlanders and the Chiefs.

Speculation swirls over switch to South Island for showpiece tournament, with decision over future host city due in March.

Blockbuster back to Blues

Akira Ioane was an irresistible force for New Zealand at the Wellington Sevens.

Akira Ioane is going back to the Blues after this week's sevens tournament in Sydney.

SBW set for sevens stardom video

Sonny Bill Williams celebrates his first international sevens try.

Mixed reaction to Sonny Bill Williams' hit-and-miss sevens debut, but coach Gordon Tietjens gives a ringing endorsement.

NZ win sevens final video

New Zealand's Joe Webber dives over to score the tournament winning try against South Africa.

New Zealand are Wellington Sevens champions after amazing 24-21 win over South Africa

Should we keep sevens?

What is the future of the Sevens tournament in Wellington?

Wellington event's future comes under microscope as organisers review its success.

Lannisters win costume prize gallery

Kali de Wild and parents Razanne and Paul de Wild nabbed top prize at the Wellington Sevens for their five-month effort making costumes to dress up as hit TV show Game of Thrones characters, the Lannister family.

Family's five-month effort making Game of Thrones-themed Sevens costumes nets them $10,000 reward.

SBW's 7s moment to forget

Sonny Bill came off second best in clash with Kenya's Oscar Ouma.

Sonny Bill Williams has a reputation as a punishing defender but no one told Kenya's Oscar Ouma.

Scot's Sonny Bill-like offload video

Joe Nayacavou's miracle pass helped send Scotland's clash against Japan into extra-time.

Scottish player produces a gem of a pass that even the great SBW would struggle to top.

Rating SBW's debut video

Sonny Bill Williams celebrates his first international sevens try.

Here's how we saw the All Black star's performance on his first taste of sevens action.

SBW provided some magic video

Sonny Bill Williams unloads in a South African tackle.

The All Black redeemed himself as New Zealand narrowly defeated South Africa 19-14 in Wellington.

SBW's magic as NZ unbeaten gallery video

Akira Ioane evades a tackle by Kwagga Smith.

Sonny Bill Williams went from zero to hero in a matter of moments in the Sevens match against South Africa.

Fiji looking formidable

Savenaca Rawaca of Fiji tries to break through a tackle during the 2016 Wellington Sevens match between Fiji and Argentina at Westpac Stadium.

Fiji loom as the team to beat at the Wellington Sevens.

Photos: Wellington Sevens

Family affair:  Tegan Butler 12, Merys Butler, Tomos Butler 13 of Napier originally of Scotland here to support the Scots.

Who will have the craziest outfits in the capital?

Walking dead or Jane and Savea?

Cory Jane and Julian Savea almost unrecognisable at Wellington Sevens.

All Blacks Cory Jane and Julian Savea go undercover at the Wellington Sevens... almost.

'Gandalf? You've got the nose for it' video

Kieran Read believes his costume for Wellington Sevens should be Gandalf.

The All Black trio

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