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# 7s-rugby - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo
# Grounded
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# Grounded

Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo

Jun 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,400 Views 1 Comment

Under very different circumstances, this weekend would have been the central focus of Ireland’s Sevens season.

# 7s-rugby - Thursday 12 December, 2019

'Baptism of fire' long behind him as Leavy relishes tough tasks on Sevens circuit
# Long Road
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# Long Road

'Baptism of fire' long behind him as Leavy relishes tough tasks on Sevens circuit

Dec 12th 2019, 8:45 PM 16,540 Views 0 Comments

Ireland men are in Cape Town after a difficult debut run on the World Series.

# 7s-rugby - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Slow start sees Ireland slip to defeat against Spain at Dubai 7s
# Dubai 7s
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# Dubai 7s

Slow start sees Ireland slip to defeat against Spain at Dubai 7s

Dec 7th 2019, 12:21 PM 6,874 Views 5 Comments

Jordan Conroy scored his seventh try of the tournament but will rue failing to take a late opportunity.

# 7s-rugby - Saturday 30 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 30th 2019, 7:30 AM 8,317 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.

# 7s-rugby - Friday 28 June, 2019

Mulhall returns to captain experienced Ireland Women's side for 7s Grand Prix
# Olympic Pathway
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# Olympic Pathway

Mulhall returns to captain experienced Ireland Women's side for 7s Grand Prix

Jun 28th 2019, 11:37 AM 2,902 Views 0 Comments

This weekend’s Marcoussis tournament will act as the seeding round for the upcoming Olympic qualifier.

# 7s-rugby - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Men's 7s head for Moscow to take 'first real step' in Olympic qualification prep
# MISSION TO MOSCOW
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# MISSION TO MOSCOW

Men's 7s head for Moscow to take 'first real step' in Olympic qualification prep

Jun 20th 2019, 12:23 PM 4,057 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s men are counting the days to the European Olympic qualifier.

# 7s-rugby - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

17-year-old Parsons set for 7s World Series debut as Ireland head for Sydney
# Women's Rugby
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# Women's Rugby

17-year-old Parsons set for 7s World Series debut as Ireland head for Sydney

Jan 23rd 2019, 4:10 PM 6,189 Views 1 Comment

The young flyer is one of three players travelling after being involved in Six Nations prep with the 15-a-side team.

# 7s-rugby - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Dardis to the rescue for Ireland as late O'Brien try delivers win over Chile
# Captain Fantastic
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# Captain Fantastic

Dardis to the rescue for Ireland as late O'Brien try delivers win over Chile

Jul 21st 2018, 12:36 AM 8,478 Views 5 Comments

A thundering run from Pedro Verschae threatened to derail Ireland’s World Cup campaign.

# 7s-rugby - Friday 20 July, 2018

7s World Cup a golden gateway for Ireland to show fruits of their labour
# Showcase
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# Showcase

7s World Cup a golden gateway for Ireland to show fruits of their labour

Jul 20th 2018, 9:30 AM 3,988 Views 2 Comments

The short form of the game has in-built hurdles, but this weekend is a big opportunity for it to make a mark.

# 7s-rugby - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Mark Roche double gives Ireland men landmark win over Australia in Paris 7s
# Sevens Heaven
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# Sevens Heaven

Mark Roche double gives Ireland men landmark win over Australia in Paris 7s

Jun 9th 2018, 5:35 PM 12,785 Views 8 Comments

Australia went into this weekend as the fourth-ranked team in the World Series, but were 10 points off the in-form invitational side.

# 7s-rugby - Thursday 13 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 13th 2017, 1:26 PM 5,900 Views 5 Comments

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

# 7s-rugby - Friday 2 December, 2016

Ireland Women storm back from 12 - 0 down to win Dubai 7s Challenge Trophy
# 7s Heaven
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# 7s Heaven

Ireland Women storm back from 12 - 0 down to win Dubai 7s Challenge Trophy

Dec 2nd 2016, 1:06 PM 8,310 Views 5 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side have gotten better as the Dubai leg of the world series has gone on.

# 7s-rugby - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Fiji class shines through as New Zealand crash out of Rugby 7s in Rio
# Rio 2016
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# Rio 2016

Fiji class shines through as New Zealand crash out of Rugby 7s in Rio

Aug 10th 2016, 9:33 PM 10,939 Views 7 Comments

Fiji’s dream of a first ever gold medal lives on.

# 7s-rugby - Friday 5 August, 2016

A new sport for the Games: What you need to know about rugby at the Olympics
# Explainer
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# Explainer

A new sport for the Games: What you need to know about rugby at the Olympics

Aug 5th 2016, 7:15 AM 4,887 Views 5 Comments

If ‘pass backwards and run riot’ doesn’t cover it for you, here’s a little more info on the Sevens Rugby format.

# 7s-rugby - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Ireland book Olympic 7s qualifier quarter-final spot with win over Portugal
# Road To Rio
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# Road To Rio

Ireland book Olympic 7s qualifier quarter-final spot with win over Portugal

Jun 25th 2016, 5:03 PM 4,628 Views 3 Comments

Amee Leigh Murphy-Crowe scored two tries for Ireland.

Ireland get Olympic 7s qualification tilt off to rampant start with rout in UCD
# Road To Rio
From The42
# Road To Rio

Ireland get Olympic 7s qualification tilt off to rampant start with rout in UCD

Jun 25th 2016, 1:18 PM 5,612 Views 2 Comments

Trinidad and Tobago were utterly outclassed.

# 7s-rugby - Thursday 31 March, 2016

SBW, Honey Badger and France star Vakatawa all chasing 7s comebacks in Hong Kong
# Road To Rio
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# Road To Rio

SBW, Honey Badger and France star Vakatawa all chasing 7s comebacks in Hong Kong

Mar 31st 2016, 11:29 AM 5,020 Views 4 Comments

The 15-a-side stars of France, Australia and New Zealand are at very different points in their quest for a room in the Olympic village.

# 7s-rugby - Monday 22 February, 2016

Toulon give Bryan Habana permission to wreak havoc in rugby 7s
# Speed Merchant
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# Speed Merchant

Toulon give Bryan Habana permission to wreak havoc in rugby 7s

Feb 22nd 2016, 4:22 PM 8,220 Views 1 Comment

The flying winger is set to make his debut next month.

# 7s-rugby - Friday 29 January, 2016

Here's the Ireland Women's 7s squad heading to Sydney and São Paulo
# Circumnavigating
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# Circumnavigating

Here's the Ireland Women's 7s squad heading to Sydney and São Paulo

Jan 29th 2016, 5:57 PM 5,296 Views 0 Comments

Sure isn’t it well for them.

# 7s-rugby - Thursday 28 January, 2016

New faces in Ireland Women's squad as 7s stars miss start of Six Nations defence
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

New faces in Ireland Women's squad as 7s stars miss start of Six Nations defence

Jan 28th 2016, 5:42 PM 16,071 Views 4 Comments

Head coach Tom Tierney has included seven uncapped players as Ireland women spread resources across two forms of the game.

# 7s-rugby - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Alicante is lovely this time of year: Here are the men and women's 7s squads for this weekend
# Grand Toreno
From The42
# Grand Toreno

Alicante is lovely this time of year: Here are the men and women's 7s squads for this weekend

Nov 11th 2015, 7:36 PM 6,587 Views 5 Comments

Both sides will take on Spain, Portugal and France this week, while the women will also face England.

# 7s-rugby - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

At the Copa, Copa Habana... South Africa include record try-scorer among star names for Olympic 7s
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

At the Copa, Copa Habana... South Africa include record try-scorer among star names for Olympic 7s

Nov 4th 2015, 10:02 AM 6,951 Views 0 Comments

The prolific Toulon wing is one of nine players with Test experience in the BlitzBokke training squad.

# 7s-rugby - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Incredible Japan comeback sinks Ireland but there was plenty for us to celebrate
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Incredible Japan comeback sinks Ireland but there was plenty for us to celebrate

Aug 23rd 2015, 6:30 PM 13,592 Views 12 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side were beaten by Japan in the final in UCD

# 7s-rugby - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Kerry and Clare GAA players in Ireland Women's Sevens squad as they start Olympic bid
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

Kerry and Clare GAA players in Ireland Women's Sevens squad as they start Olympic bid

May 20th 2015, 6:00 PM 8,601 Views 6 Comments

Louise Galvin is part of a 12-strong squad has been named for this weekend’s tournament in Amsterdam.

# 7s-rugby - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Lightning Bolts, Shane Lowry and Leinster stars ready to strike Kinsale Sevens
# 7s Heaven
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# 7s Heaven

Lightning Bolts, Shane Lowry and Leinster stars ready to strike Kinsale Sevens

May 1st 2014, 4:41 PM 10,192 Views 2 Comments

One team heading for the south coast Sevens tournament has been attracting more than its fair share of attention