Springbok Women’s Sevens news

Deport happy with Springbok Women’s Sevens performances

Deport happy with Springbok Women’s Sevens performances

Posted on November 30, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach, Paul Delport, congratulated his squad for their performances in the International Invitational Emirates Airline Dubai Sevens after solid wins en route to the final, where they were beaten 31-5 by Japan. Delport said the efforts earlier on Friday, where the South Africans edged Tribe Sevens – an Australian invitational team – […]

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Pienaar to lead Springbok Women’s Sevens to Dubai

Pienaar to lead Springbok Women’s Sevens to Dubai

Posted on November 23, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The experienced Marithy Pienaar will spearhead the Springbok Women’s Sevens’ challenge at the Emirates Airline Dubai Sevens International Invitational next week. She will be joined by experienced sevens players Zenay Jordaan, Eloise Webb, Mathrin Simmers and Nadine Roos in a youthful-looking squad named by coach Paul Delport for this tournament, to be played from 29-30 […]

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Delport applauds impact from new players at Rugby World Cup Sevens

Delport applauds impact from new players at Rugby World Cup Sevens

Posted on July 22, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Paul Delport said the emergence of four debutants in his team at the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 bodes well for the future of the squad and could boost their chances in tournaments to come. The Springbok Women’s Sevens team placed 14th at the tournament, won by New Zealand at the […]

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Springbok Women’s Sevens miss out at RWC Sevens

Springbok Women’s Sevens miss out at RWC Sevens

Posted on July 21, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team suffered defeats against Russia (24-14) and China (29-5) on Friday at the Rugby World Cup Sevens, played at AT&T Park in San Francisco, USA. The defeats ruled them out of Cup and Trophy contention respectively and the team will now contest the 13th place play-off against Mexico on Saturday. Kick-off […]

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Springbok Women’s Sevens ready for Russian rumble

Springbok Women’s Sevens ready for Russian rumble

Posted on July 19, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team have a plan and the willpower to try and beat Russia when the two teams open their Rugby World Cup Women’s Sevens campaigns at AT&T Park, San Francisco on Friday. Springbok Women’s Sevens captain Zintle Mpupha said they are well prepared for this clash and are keen to get started, […]

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World Cup dream a reality for SA’s Shozi

World Cup dream a reality for SA’s Shozi

Posted on July 18, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

She was a soccer star at school and was destined to play for her country, and this weekend Snenhlanhla Shozi will finally realise her dream of representing South Africa at the highest level on the sports field. However, it will not be with a round ball, but rather in another code with an oval ball […]

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Springbok Women’s Sevens on track in Hong Kong

Springbok Women’s Sevens on track in Hong Kong

Posted on April 5, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens remained on track to win the ticket that would secure them core status in the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series by booking their place in the quarter-final of the Qualifying tournament in Hong Kong. They will face Wales in the playoff match on Friday. The team finished second in Pool […]

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All systems go for Bok Women’s Sevens, says Delport

All systems go for Bok Women’s Sevens, says Delport

Posted on April 3, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Paul Delport may be facing the biggest challenge in his coaching career, but the former Junior Springboks and Springbok Sevens captain was at ease about the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series Qualifier in Hong Kong on Thursday and Friday. The winner of the qualifier will earn their status as one […]

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Bok Women’s Sevens embrace qualification opportunity

Bok Women’s Sevens embrace qualification opportunity

Posted on March 14, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

With the draw for the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series Qualifiers (WRWSS) tournament in Hong Kong on 5-6 April announced, the Springbok Women’s Sevens team are more determined than ever to perform at their best to qualify for the 2018/19 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series. The draw for the 12 participating teams was held […]

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Springbok Women’s Sevens team support World Rugby’s Leadership Development Scholarships

Springbok Women’s Sevens team support World Rugby’s Leadership Development Scholarships

Posted on March 8, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens squad on Thursday endorsed and supported World Rugby’s drive towards gender parity on International Women’s Day, when the world body announced a Leadership Development Scholarships programme set to maximise talented women in rugby and named the first recipients of those scholarships. Springbok Women’s Sevens captain, Zintle Mpupha, welcomed the programme on […]

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