7:21pm A slick Hawke's Bay have beaten Taranaki 24-19 to win the the Central Region rugby sevens tournament.
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Sevens organisers look to "transform" Wellington's biggest party to make it more serious.
New Zealand's run at the Dubai Sevens title came to a screeching halt in the semifinals against Fiji.
The New Zealand women's sevens team threw away a commanding lead to lose the Dubai final to Australia today.