springbok sevens news

Blitzboks claim HSBC LA Sevens crown

Blitzboks claim HSBC LA Sevens crown

Posted on March 2, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Sevens team claimed a dramatic 29-24 win over Fiji in the final of the HSBC LA Sevens in Los Angeles early Monday morning (SA time) for their second tournament victory in the 2019/20 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. The sudden death victory in the final – in which they trailed 19-0 after five […]

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No mountain too high for Impi Visser

No mountain too high for Impi Visser

Posted on January 23, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Scaling proverbial mountains is nothing new for the Springbok Sevens team. Who will forget how they fought back from 19-0 down to beat Fiji 20-19 in a thrilling final at last year’s HSBC Singapore Sevens? Similar scenarios played out last month when the Blitzboks had to fight back in several of their matches in the […]

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Stedman Gans to lead Blitzboks to Australasia

Stedman Gans to lead Blitzboks to Australasia

Posted on January 15, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Stedman Gans will captain the Springbok Sevens squad to Hamilton and Sydney for the third and fourth tournaments of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, taking over the captaincy armband from the injured Siviwe Soyizwapi. The Australasian leg of the World Series will be played in Hamilton next weekend (25-26 January) and in Sydney a […]

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Powell shows faith as Blitzboks gear up for CT Sevens

Powell shows faith as Blitzboks gear up for CT Sevens

Posted on December 12, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell named an unchanged tournament squad for the HSBC Cape Town Sevens, which kicks off on Friday at the Cape Town Stadium. Siviwe Soyizwapi will lead the same 11 men on the field that left Dubai last weekend as gold medal winners, a feat that will see them running out in […]

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