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About our Rugby Sevens / SVNS news

Latest news on Rugby Sevens, providing comprehensive coverage of the SVNS (Sevens World Series), Olympic and Commonwealth Games competitions, and other major tournaments featuring the world's top men's and women's national teams.

Rugby Sevens is a fast-paced, exciting seven-a-side version of rugby union that has grown increasingly popular worldwide. The SVNS, an annual series of elite tournaments played across the globe, is the pinnacle of international rugby sevens competition. Launched in 1999, the series features 12 core men's and women's teams competing in iconic locations such as Dubai, Cape Town, Hong Kong, and London.

Stay informed about the latest results, standings, and key players in the SVNS, as well as breaking news on Olympic and Commonwealth Games Rugby Sevens competitions. Our feed covers major developments like rule changes, new tournament venues, and the impact of global events on the sport, drawing from reliable sources such as World Rugby and national rugby unions. In the 2023–24 season, the SVNS introduced a new format, with the number of men's core teams reduced from 16 to 12, and a grand final event featuring the top eight teams. As of April 2024, Argentina leads the men's series, while New Zealand and Australia are joint leaders in the women's competition.

Beyond the SVNS, our Rugby Sevens feed also highlights other significant tournaments, grassroots initiatives, and local events that showcase the growing popularity of the sport worldwide. From the Hong Kong Sevens to the Dubai Sevens, we bring you stories that capture the excitement, camaraderie, and global appeal of Rugby Sevens. We also cover human interest stories, such as the inspirational journeys of players who have overcome adversity to excel in the sport.

Rugby Sevens has a rich history dating back to the late 19th century, with the first recorded tournament held in Scotland in 1883. The sport gained international recognition when it was included in the Commonwealth Games in 1998 and the Olympic Games in 2016. The SVNS and other major tournaments have played a key role in the growth of rugby sevens, particularly following its Olympic debut. Our feed explores how this history has shaped the modern game and its growing global popularity.

As Rugby Sevens continues to gain momentum, our NewsNow feed ensures you stay up-to-date with all the latest happenings in this dynamic sport. With comprehensive coverage from trusted sources, we keep you informed about the tournaments, teams, and players that are driving the growth and excitement of Rugby Sevens worldwide. Whether it's the SVNS, the Olympics, or your local tournament, stay tuned for all the thrilling and unpredictable action on the rugby sevens circuit.

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