Wellington Sevens live-blog: Day one recap

Last updated 18:28 07/02/2014
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The waterfront was abuzz with Wellington Sevens fans, all dressed up and one place to go.

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These fans got especially pixellated for the occasion.
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Burst of flames fire off behind the victorious New Zealand sevens team in Wellington.

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New Zealand's biggest costume party kicks off today in Wellington for the IRB Sevens tournment.

Our team is keen to take out the title again while thousands of fans are keen to strut their stuff in support of the boys at Westpac Stadium.

Our reporters Michelle Duff and Tom Hunt will be bringing you all the action on and off the field as the day unfolds.

If you're at the Sevens, tweet or instagram @NZStuff with #StuffSevens and we'll include you in the blog, or email your photos to newstips@stuff.co.nz.

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