Sevens

It's all Counties Manukau at sevens

Jubilant Counties Manukau players with their national sevens trophy in Rotorua.

Counties Manukau have scored a notable sevens double, winning both the men's and women's national titles at Rotorua.

Zac shows he's a sevens force

Former All Black Zac Guildford continues to impress on the sevens scene with Waikato.

Former AB Guildford impressive as he leads unbeaten Waikato into national sevens quarter-finals.

Guildford impressing selectors

Waikato's Zac Guildford is in the kind of sevens form that could earn him a black jersey.

New Zealand contracts are on the table for any sevens players who stand out at the nationals in Rotorua.

Southland re-enter national arena

Southland sevens coach Bryan Milne.

 Style, tactics, players and stakes have all advanced since Southland's last trip to national sevens tournament.

Cancer back for US sevens player

Jillion Potter has been diagnosed with Synovial Sarcoma for the second time.

Rare form of cancer returns for United States sevens captain.

Reece to play the waiting game

Sevu Reece had a whirlwind 2016 and will be a key figure for Waikato at this weekend's national sevens champs in Rotorua.

Waikato flyer Sevu Reece is shining in sevens and 15s, but faces a wait to be able to represent New Zealand.

Fiji 7s up for breakthrough award

Fiji's gold-medal winning men's sevens campaign at the 2016 Rio Olympics has them up for a major award.

The Olympic gold medalists are up against the likes of Leicester City and Iceland.

NZ players boost hopes

Dylan Collier will lineup for Southland at the 2017 New Zealand provincial sevens tournament in Rotorua.

Southland sevens coach Bryan Milne pleased with Stags representation in the sevens setup this year.

Sevens ticket sales sluggish

My Little Ponies; Pippa Barrett, Karina Duffy and Lisette Hakkens at the Wellington Sevens.

Poor tickets sales for Wellington Sevens three weeks out from the event.

Promising rugby player dies

Maikeli Ledua, 22, died after a crash between a truck and his car.

Manawatu's Maikeli Ledua will be remembered by friends and family for his huge smile and big heart.

Sevens hit out for southern rivals

Experienced Canterbury sevens player Milford Keresoma will be a key member of the squad for January's national ...

Canterbury host South Island rivals for warm-up tournament for sevens national championships

Taylor's brother makes 7s debut

Horowhenua-Kapiti's Ross Taurima takes the ball forward, with Greg Mullany and Willie Paia'aua in support.

The successful side featured Codie Taylor's younger brother Keanu.

Try drought doesn't stop Paia'aua

Willie Paia'aua playing for the Manawatu Turbos in 2014.

The Horowhenua-Kapiti winger is up for Heartland rugby's highest individual honour.

'Pay these amazing men' - Ryan

Ben Ryan and Fiji sevens player Ro Dakuwaqa enjoy the moment after the medal ceremony for rugby sevens at the Rio Olympics.

Ben Ryan pleads with Fiji Rugby Union to grant sevens team contracts.

Sevens dancing to new beat

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Rave meets rugby - the latest ploy by Wellington Sevens organisers to bolster crowd numbers.

Tietjens v NZ at Wellington 7s

Sir Gordon Tietjens will take charge of Samoa for the first time at the Wellington Sevens, and against New Zealand.

In his first game in charge of Samoa, Gordon Tietjens will come up against his former side, New Zealand.

Waikato top seed for nationals

Zac Guildford played in Waikato's colours for the first time.

Waikato look strong as they try and wrestle back national sevens crown in Rotorua next month.

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This ball boy couldn't contain his joy.

Fiji Sevens hoist young boy above them, as the crowd goes wild at Cape Town sevens.

Bronze for NZ in Cape Town

New Zealand players mix it up with Canada's John Moonlight during their Pool C match at the Cape Town Sevens.

New Zealand have beaten Scotland to finish third at the Cape Town Sevens after a torrid semifinal with South Africa.

Waikato win Northern Region 7s

Zac Guildford in Waikato's colours for the first time.

Zac Guildford impresses in Waikato colours as they go unbeaten to win the tournament in Cambridge.

NZ sevens out to regain pride

Scott Curry and the New Zealand men's sevens side need to lift their performance in Cape Town.

New Zealand were 'embarrassed' in Dubai, and are seeking redemption at the Cape Town Sevens.

Zac Guildford to play sevens

Zac Guildford, pictured playing for Wairarapa Bush, has been training with Waikato sevens.

Waikato co-coach Roger Randle "can't speak highly enough" of his new team member.

'Under-prepared' NZ sevens will improve

The New Zealand sevens team concede a try to Kyle Brown in a 40-0 defeat to South Africa in the Dubai Sevens quarterfinal.

NZ sevens team was 'under-prepared', thrashed and outsmarted by the Blitzboks, but coach claims they can fix the errors.

South Africa win Dubai Sevens

Cecil Afrika scored one of his team's four tries as South Africa beat Fiji in the Dubai Sevens final.

At least South African rugby fans have got the Blitzboks.

Kiwis crash out in Dubai

New Zealand captain Scott Curry in action in Dubai.

NZ men's sevens team suffer embarrassing defeat to South Africa in quarters.

Revenge for NZ sevens sisters

Sarah Goss lifts the Dubai Sevens trophy after New Zealand defeated Australia 17-5 in the final.

NZ women's sevens team avenge Rio Olympics gold medal match defeat.

New era for men's sevens

DJ Forbes uses his fend in the win against Samoa at his record 80th sevens tournament.

Two wins and a loss to England for new NZ men's sevens coaching regime in Dubai.

Aussies 7s women to the rescue

Australian women's sevens player Brooke Anderson receives emergency treatment from teammates Alicia Quirk and Chloe ...

Aussie sevens stars save the day by performing emergency treatment on injured teammate during a match.

Women's sevens start strong

Sarah Goss put the finishing touch on a solid Dubai Sevens start for the New Zealand women's sevens team.

NZ women's sevens team complete perfect first day at Dubai Sevens tournament.

Women's seven remain dominant

Michaela Blyde scored a hat-trick in New Zealand's 31-point win over France in Dubai.

The New Zealand women's sevens team remain undefeated in Dubai.

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