Springbok Women’s Sevens news

Dubai to set benchmark for Springbok Women’s Sevens – Grain

Dubai to set benchmark for Springbok Women’s Sevens – Grain

Posted on November 29, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team are determined to set up the rest of their season with a solid performance at the Emirates Airlines Dubai Sevens, the first tournament in the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series for 2017/18, according to national team captain, Veroeshka Grain. Although not a core team on the World Series and […]

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Mali to make Bok Women’s Sevens debut in Dubai

Mali to make Bok Women’s Sevens debut in Dubai

Posted on November 24, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Unathi Mali will make her Springbok Women’s Sevens debut in Dubai in the opening leg of the 2017/2018 HSBC Women’s Sevens Series from 30 November to 1 December in one of three changes to coach Renfred Dazel team’s that secured the Rugby Africa Sevens title in Tunisia in September. The tournament victory also earned them […]

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Bok Women’s Sevens step up Dubai preparations

Bok Women’s Sevens step up Dubai preparations

Posted on November 8, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Renfred Dazel said on Wednesday the intensity of their training sessions will increase significantly in the next two weeks as they finalise their preparations for the Women’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series leg in Dubai from 30 November to 1 December. Dazel’s charges will compete against New Zealand, USA and France […]

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Bok Women’s Sevens qualify for RWC Sevens 2018

Bok Women’s Sevens qualify for RWC Sevens 2018

Posted on September 17, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens on Sunday booked their place in the Rugby World Cup Sevens, which will be hosted in San Francisco in July 2018, as they defeated Kenya 17-12 in the final of the Rugby Africa Sevens in Tunisia. Coach Renfred Dazel’s team entered the second day’s play unbeaten and high on confidence following […]

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Bok Women’s Sevens dominate opening day in Tunisia

Bok Women’s Sevens dominate opening day in Tunisia

Posted on September 16, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Women’s Sevens on Saturday took a massive leap forward in their quest to book their place in the Rugby World Cup Sevens next season as they cruised to three wins a row on the opening day of the Rugby Africa Sevens in Tunisia. Coach Renfred Dazel’s team were sharp on attack throughout the […]

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Bok Women’s Sevens debuts for Mkhari, Ndawonde

Bok Women’s Sevens debuts for Mkhari, Ndawonde

Posted on September 11, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Rights Mkhari and Zinhle Ndawonde will face a baptism of fire in the Rugby Africa Sevens in Tunisia on Saturday and Sunday as they make their Springbok Women’s Sevens debuts in the tournament that doubles up as the Rugby World Cup Sevens Qualifier. Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Renfred Dazel on Monday made three personnel changes […]

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Disappointing finish for SA Select Women in Hokkaido Sevens

Disappointing finish for SA Select Women in Hokkaido Sevens

Posted on September 10, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The SA Select Women’s Sevens on Sunday finished the Hokkaido Invitational in Japan on a disappointing note as they suffered defeats in both their matches to finish the tournament in eighth position. The team faced a tough challenge in the Plate semi-final against the Hokkaido Barbarians in their opening match on Sunday at the Hokkaido […]

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SA Select Women to battle it out in Hokkaido 7s Plate semi-final

SA Select Women to battle it out in Hokkaido 7s Plate semi-final

Posted on September 9, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The SA Select Women’s Sevens will face the Hokkaido Barbarians in the Plate semi-final of the Hokkaido Invitational Sevens in Japan on Sunday after going down against the Canada Maple Leafs in the Cup quarter-final on Saturday. The team suffered a disappointing 50-0 defeat against Japan Women’s 7s Development in their first pool match at […]

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Nokwe to coach SA Select Women at Hokkaido 7s

Nokwe to coach SA Select Women at Hokkaido 7s

Posted on September 7, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Former Springbok winger Jongi Nokwe will coach a young SA Select Women’s Sevens team at the Hokkaido Invitational Sevens in Japan on Saturday and Sunday as regular coach Renfred Dazel prepares his team for the Rugby World Cup Sevens Qualifier in Tunisia on 16 and 17 September. The development tournament features 12 teams, eight of […]

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Grain has high hopes for Rugby Africa 7s

Grain has high hopes for Rugby Africa 7s

Posted on September 5, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok Women’s Sevens captain Veroeshka Grain said on Tuesday the players are cautiously excited for the Rugby Africa Sevens in Tunisia next week, which also doubles up as the Rugby World Cup Sevens Qualifier, and that they will focus all their energy on winning the tournament. The Springbok Women’s Sevens competed in the inaugural 2009 […]

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