New Aussie Sevens Stars Unearthed – Central Coast Sevens

New Aussie Sevens Stars unearthed - Central Coast Sevens. Sam Meyers continues to impress with Emma Sykes as Simon Kennewell and Sam Caslick push for spots.

The Portuguese Flash – Pedro Leal

Last Word on Rugby had the opportunity to talk to Pedro, to get his opinion on the Series and to "discover" who Pedro Leal really is.

South Africa Wins Dubai Sevens

The opening round of the 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series has come to an end in Dubai, as South Africa wins the Dubai Sevens...
Wellington IRB Sevens - Day 2

Building Depth in Samoa Sevens Four Year Plan for Tietjens

Speaking yesterday to rugby sevens 'Super-Coach' Sir Gordon Tietjens, his vision is as clear as usual. Samoa is a new step in his coaching...

When Did the Wellington Sevens Mojo Disappear?

In recent years, that love affair has been tarnished slightly, with pictures going around the world of a less than full stadium. In one of the most complex reductions in popularity, the event in 2017 is contemplating ticket sales of only 15,000--this is in a stadium that can seat up to 38,000 [see Super Rugby final 2016]. And it is disappointing for both locals, as much as for holidaymakers who will have wanted to join in the party. How Has the Event Lost it's Mojo?
Happy Teitjens

Sir Gordon Tietjens: A Sevens Icon

Sir Gordon Tietjens has pulled the curtain on his legendary Rugby Sevens coaching career. After 22 years as the leader of the sport where...

HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series–Dubai 7’s Draw

The opening round draws of the 2016-17 HSBC World Sevens Series has been announced by World Rugby. The season kicks-off in style as always...
England v Ireland: Women's International

The 2016 World Rugby Awards

Following the thrilling 2015 Rugby World Cup, these past 12 months in the world of rugby shows the exponential growth, and increasing standard of...
Super Rugby Rd 8 - Rebels v Hurricanes

Last Word On Rugby MC50 Most Influential Rugby Player Series 1-4

Celebrating our game, Last Word On Rugby have combined the wealth of knowledge from all our staff and writers, to come up with the...

‘The Lowdown’ Sevens Collection: 2016 Dream Team and Future Stars

With the game of sevens reaching greater heights after the success of the Olympic Games, here are some of the players that deserve recognition...