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2018 RWC7s Championship 5th Place Final After beating Scotland 28-0 in the 5th place Rugby World Cup 7s semifinal, the USA completed the tournament in 6th place after a 33-7 loss to Argentina. In the round of 16, the USA Men’s Eagles defeated Wales 35-0 and then lost to England 24-19 in extra time in a Rugby World Cup 7s Championship Quarterfinal. USA v Argentina Recap Argentina claimed the opening restart. After a strong USA defense, Argentina executed a crosskick and on the tackle, the USA was penalized. At the breakdown, Santiago Mare went blind for a try and a…

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2018 RWC7s Championship 5th Place SF The USA Rugby Men’s 7s team faced Scotland in the 5th place semifinal on Sunday, July 22. The USA dominated the possession and thrilled the crowd with excellent ball handling and defense in winning 28-0. With the win, the team will play Argentina, 26-15 winners over France, for 5th place at 5:02 pm PT. In the round of 16, the USA Men’s Eagles defeated Wales 35-0 and then lost to England 24-19 in extra time in a Rugby World Cup 7s Championship Quarterfinal. USA v Scotland Recap Folau Niua opened the match kicking with…

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USA Women’s Eagles Sevens – RWC7s Bronze Final USA Rugby Women’s Eagles Sevens defeated China 38-7 to open the Rugby World Cup at AT&T Park in San Francisco. This set up a Champions Quarterfinal match against Russia who beat South Africa 24-14. The USA beat Russia 33-17 in the quarterfinals and lost to New Zealand 26-21 in the Championship Semi-Finals. In the Bronze final Australia left with the medal after a 24-14 win over the USA. USA v Australia Recap The USA Women’s Eagles 7s had the first scoring opportunity as Abby Gustaitis appeared to go over the in-goal line…

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2018 RWC7s Championship Quarterfinals In the round of 16, the USA Men’s Eagles defeated Wales 35-0 and then lost to England 24-19 in extra time in a Rugby World Cup 7s Championship Quarterfinal. The USA will play Scotland in a 5th place semi-final on Sunday, July 22 at 11:56 am PT. USA v England Recap The USA Rugby Men’s Eagles struck first as Matai Leuta offloaded to Madison Hughes for a try under the posts. Hughes then converted to take a 7-0 lead. England’s Dan Norton answered back evading Niua’s tackle and Tom Mitchell converted to level the match at…

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USA Women’s Eagles Sevens – RWC7s USA Rugby Women’s Eagles Sevens defeated China 38-7 to open the Rugby World Cup at AT&T Park in San Francisco, July 20-22. This set up a Champions Quarterfinal match against Russia who beat South Africa 24-14. The USA beat Russia 33-17 and will play New Zealand in the Championship Semi-Finals while Russia will play Ireland in the 5th-8th place semi-finals. In the Championship Semi-Finals, New Zealand defeated the United States 26-21and will move to the finals against France. The USA will play Australia in the bronze final at 7:22 pm PT. France beat Australia…

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2018 Rugby World Cup 7s The United States entered the tournament as first-time hosts of the Rugby World Cup 7s. The team was seeded fifth and will play Wales, who beat Zimbabwe 33-12 in the Round of 16 on Friday, July 20. In the round of 16, the USA Men’s Eagles defeated Wales 35-0 and will play England, who beat Samoa 19-15 in the Championship Quarterfinals July 21 at 4:38 pm PT. USA vs. Wales Recap USA Men’s Eagles had the majority of possession during the first half. An errant pass by Martin Iosefo was intercepted by Wales to stop…

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USA Women’s Eagles Sevens – RWC7s USA Rugby Women’s Eagles Sevens defeated China 38-7 to open the Rugby World Cup at AT&T Park in San Francisco, July 20-22. This set up a Champions Quarterfinal match against Russia who beat South Africa 24-14. The USA beat Russia 33-17 and will play New Zealand in the Championship Semi-Finals while Russia will play Ireland in the 5th-8th place semi-finals. USA vs. China Scoring Recap Naya Tapper scored in the opening minute as the USA took a 7-0 lead after Nicole Heavirland’s conversion. China answered back with a try by Chen and a conversion…

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USA Rugby Men’s Eagles 7s & 2018 RWC7s USA Rugby Head Coach Mike Friday announced today the Men’s Eagles 7s squad for the 2018 Rugby World Cup 7s in San Francisco being held at AT&T Park on July 20-22. Twelve athletes and two traveling reserves will represent the team. The United States enter the tournament as first-time hosts of the Rugby World Cup 7s. The team is seeded fifth and will play the winner between Wales and Zimbabwe in the Round of 16 on Friday, July 20 at 9:37 PM PT, LIVE on NBCSN. The team finished in sixth-place in…

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USA Women’s Sevens RWC7s  2018 Squad USA Rugby Women’s Eagles Sevens Head Coach Richie Walker announced the 12 athlete squad to the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 that will be held at AT&T Park in San Francisco, July 20-22. The Rugby World Cup Sevens has adopted a knockout format for the tournament. The USA is seeded fifth and will face China in the Round of 16 at 12:34 pm PT on Friday, July 20. The United States must remain undefeated to advance and to contend for the Championship. A limited number of tickets are still available at rwcsevens.com/tickets while all…

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Rugby World Cup Sevens & NBC Sports Group NBC Sports will be covering the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens being held in San Francisco, California on July 20-22. There will be more than 30 hours of live rugby coverage on NBC, NBCSN, and the Olympic Channel. Additional coverage will be on the NBC Sports app, and on NBC Sports Gold, a paid streaming service. The 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens will be held at AT&T Park, home of San Francisco Giants. The top 24 men’s teams and 16 women’s teams in the world will compete for the World Cup. “NBC…

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Rugby World Cup 7s Schedule – San Francisco July 20-22 San Francisco is hosting the Rugby World Cup Sevens July 20-22, 2018 at AT&T Park. The USA Rugby Women’s Eagles Sevens will open the Rugby World Cup Sevens against China on July 20 in a knockout format. The Men’s Eagles Sevens will open against the winner between Wales and Zimbabwe that same night. World Rugby Release. “With excitement levels building, fans around the globe can now plan their Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 schedules in earnest as the match schedule has today been announced. The competition, which features the world’s…

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Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 Comes to San Francisco The Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 marked a milestone celebrating 100 days to go announcing the tournament seedings. The competition, which features the world’s top 24 men’s and top 16 women’s teams, will be played over three days in the AT&T Park in San Francisco’s Bay Area on July 20, 21 and 22. The Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 has already generated enthusiasm in the host city, across the USA, and around the world with strong ticket sales, and promises to be a sell out soon. Don’t wait to obtain your…

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August 1, 2017 AEG Selected as Official Worldwide Merchandise Licensee for 2018 Rugby World Cups Sevens Championships in San Francisco USA Rugby Release: August 1, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO – Rugby International Marketing, LLC, and Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 Limited has announced that AEG has been appointed the official worldwide merchandise licensee for the upcoming Rugby World Cup Sevens championship event at San Francisco’s  AT&T Park July 20-22, 2018. With tickets for the first Rugby World Cup Sevens event to be held in the United States now on sale, the plan to expand the RWC Sevens brand to an international…

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July 18, 2017 Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 San Francisco Schedule  Logo: Rugby World Cup Sevens San Francisco 2018 Doug Coil Yesterday, July 17, the schedule for the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 tournament in San Francisco appeared on the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 web page. Photos were posted of the schedule, but have since been removed. San Francisco 2018 will be the seventh edition of the global tournament and the third to feature both men’s and women’s competitions. The Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 will feature 24 men’s and 16 women’s teams across four days of competition…

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