IRB announces direct promotion and relegation for HSBC Sevens World Series

IRB announces direct promotion and relegation for HSBC Sevens World Series

10.09.13

In the build-up to the opening round of the HSBC Sevens World Series in Australia this weekend, the International Rugby Board has announced details of the new promotion / relegation structure for the Series, as the sport continues to build towards its Olympic Games debut in 2016.
Men's Eagles Sevens finish Fiji Water Centennial International Sevens 1-3

Men's Eagles Sevens finish Fiji Water Centennial International Sevens 1-3

10.04.13

The Men’s Eagles Sevens’ warmup for Gold Coast Sevens did not go quite as planned Friday at the Fiji Water Centennial International Sevens, as Matt Hawkins’ side finished pool play 1-3.
Hawkins names Gold Coast Sevens roster

Hawkins names Gold Coast Sevens roster

09.24.13

Matt Hawkins has selected his first Men’s Eagles Sevens squad as head coach for the upcoming Fiji Centenary Tournament in Suva and Gold Coast Sevens, the first leg of the 2013-14 IRB HSBC Sevens World Series in Australia.
Pools announced for Gold Coast Sevens

Pools announced for Gold Coast Sevens

09.11.13

The International Rugby Board, in conjunction with tournament organisers the Australian Rugby Union, has announced the pools and match schedule for round one of the HSBC Sevens World Series 2013/14, the Gold Coast Sevens.
Hawkins named Men's Eagles Sevens head coach

Hawkins named Men's Eagles Sevens head coach

08.01.13

USA Rugby announced today Matt Hawkins will take over as Men’s Eagles Sevens head coach with a two-year contract, replacing Alex Magleby at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif.
USA Rugby partners with ESPN's Grantland Films on

USA Rugby partners with ESPN's Grantland Films on "The Fastest Man in Rugby"

07.17.13

Last year, a sprinter and running back named Carlin Isles sent a text message to Nigel Melville, the CEO of USA Rugby. Isles said he wanted to learn to play a sport he'd seen on the Internet.
Eagles exit RWC in Plate Quarters

Eagles exit RWC in Plate Quarters

06.30.13

The Men’s Eagles Sevens lost 28-5 against Argentina in the Plate Quarterfinals on Sunday, and as a result exit the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament.

History slips away with Eagles' narrow loss to New Zealand

History slips away with Eagles' narrow loss to New Zealand

06.29.13

The Men’s Eagles Sevens almost caused one of the biggest upsets in Eagles’ history Saturday at the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens.

Women storm Fiji 31-5

Women storm Fiji 31-5

06.29.13

The Women’s Eagles Sevens scored five tries to secure their second Pool C win at the Rugby World Cup, thanks to a 31-5 victory over Fiji inside Gorodok Stadium.

Win over Canada just out of reach for Eagles

Win over Canada just out of reach for Eagles

06.29.13

The Men’s Eagles Sevens lost a very tight clash with rivals Canada by one point during their second pool match at the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament.