England men into World Cup Sevens semi-finals

England players celebrate Phil Burgess’ late try against the USA England men will face South Africa in the semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup Sevens after defeating hosts USA 24-19 in San Francisco. Phil Burgess scored a golden try in extra time at AT&T Park to send England through to the last four where they […]

England shocked by Ireland in Rugby World Cup Sevens

Ireland won the Women’s Trophy final against Russia during the Paris Sevens in June England women have been knocked out of the main competition at the Rugby World Cup Sevens, beaten 19-14 by Ireland. Defeat saw England go into the Challenge competition, where they beat Mexico 59-0 in the quarter-finals, with the winners of that […]

Lions captain Warburton retires from rugby

Captains Sam Warburton and Kieran Read shared the New Zealand v Lions spoils in 2017 British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton has retired from rugby at the age of 29 after winning 79 Test caps. The former Wales captain has not played since leading the 2017 Lions to a drawn series against New Zealand. […]

Wales name strong Sevens squad for World Cup

Adam Thomas plays his club rugby for Pontypridd Wales have named a strong squad for the rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco between July 20-22. Adam Thomas captains the side and in-form Luke Morgan is also included. Lloyd Williams and Cory Allen will also feature, three years after competing for Wales in the 15-a-side […]