Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell has called up Sandile Ngcobo to replace the injured Selvyn Davids in the Blitzboks squad for the Singapore Sevens.
Kenya Sevens legend Collins Injera says the team is "pumped up" about their chances at defending its Singapore title this weekend.
The draw for the eighth round of the World Rugby Sevens Series, taking place in Singapore on April 15 and 16, has been made.
The ghosts of Hong Kong past continued to haunt the Springbok Sevens team as they were denied a maiden title in the Asian city.
The Blitzboks maintained their strong lead at the top of the HSBC World Sevens Series, despite losing to Fiji in the final of the Hong Kong Sevens.
The Blitzboks are one game away from landing their first Hong Kong Sevens title after beating the United States 29-24 after extra time.
The Springbok Sevens kept their nerve as Werner Kok scored in the final minute against New Zealand to advance to the Hong Kong Sevens semi-finals.
“I’m very happy with the second day. The guys really made the step up from our performance against France on day one,” Powell said.
The Blitzbokke got their Hong Kong Sevens campaign off to a shaky start with a narrow win over France on Friday.
Neil Powell was quietly confident that his Blitzboks team can continue their good form in the Sevens Series at the Hong Kong Sevens.
Blitzbokke coach Neil Powell expects opposition teams to perform out of their skins at the Hong Kong Sevens this weekend.
Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman says the teams three Hong Kong Sevens debutants will be able to hold their own.
The Springbok women's sevens team have qualified for the quarter-finals of the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series qualifiers after topping their group.
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Dan Norton has a world record in his sights as England seek a victory at the Hong Kong Sevens to close the gap on series leaders South Africa.
“I am also pretty excited on behalf of Selvyn, as he really has some serious weapons in his arsenal and definitely has that ...