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  1. Past greats scrum down over lunch

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... Compiled by Robby Nimmo New Zealand coach Gordon Tietjens said at the Hong Kong Sevens a couple of years back: 'Sevens is all about expressing yourself on the pitch.' Yesterday, a posse of popular past players expressed themselves off the pitch ...

  2. Scrumming down

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... event makes a welcome return with a total of 81 games, compared with 57 at the Hong Kong Sevens. Twenty-four teams will scrum down in the tournament, which is being held in Hong Kong ...

  3. It's scrum down for the Sevens tickets

    Posted Dec 09th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Hong Kong rugby fans will have their chance to snare one of 4,000 tickets to next year's rugby World Cup Sevens this Saturday, although many are bound to be left disappointed. The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union announced yesterday that 4, ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Watch out for Japan, Mike Friday warns Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:42pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... "We spent two weeks in Cape Town training with the Kenya team, as well as another week in Zimbabwe where we also played in the Harare International Sevens," scrum-half Perov said. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Hong Kong Sevens offers only 3,000 tickets for local fans by public ballot

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 02:59pm by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Only 3,000 out of HK stadium's 40,000 capacity will be up for grabs via public ballot next year Sevens fans face an even bigger scrum for seats Competition for tickets to the Hong Kong Sevens could be as fierce as the rugby on the pitch after it was announced yesterday that only 3,000 tickets for next year's event will be available via public ...

  6. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong Sevens Day Two- live blog

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 09:25am by James Porteous

    ... and going through on the right as Australia spread it from a scrum. Just before the hooter, Ed Jenkins gets a second, charging down Branco du Preez's kick from the South Africa 22 and diving ... Great conversion to shrink the gap to just 3 2nd half   TRY HONG KONG 10-0 Scrum for HK 30 metres out as the hooter goes, and HK work it left to Varty, who jinks and sprints inside TRY HONG KONG ...

  7. Sport - Rugby

    Easily offended? Perhaps this is not for you...

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:54pm by Kenny Hodgart

    ... Kong Stadium tomorrow. Now living in Australia, the former scrum half won 29 caps for Fiji at XVs but lamented that even now rugby was not as lucrative a career prospect for Fijians as in other ...

  8. Sport - Rugby - Women’s Sevens

    Unleashing their inner mongrel is key to success, says Anna Richards

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 10:31pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... recovery regimes to make our recovery faster," she says. Scrum half Colleen Tjosvold mulled over the decision to quit her job as a teacher and move out of her family home before taking ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong Sevens Day Three- live blog

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 10:42am by James Porteous

    ... concerted pressure, Ross Jones gets free from a 5m scrum and Wales nip ahead. After the hooter sounds, Jason Harries scores from his own chip kick through after an amusing fresh-air attempt to clear ... Leafs. Ahem.  South Africa waste no time going ahead, Jamba Ulengo picking it up from a scrum and striding over at speed. Stephan Dippenaar stretches the lead with 90 seconds remaining, catching ...

  10. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong’s Sevens prep a success, says coach Dai Rees

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... with scrums, all under pressure to see how our systems worked. They worked well. We looked at every aspect, from set-pieces to kick-offs. We threw the line-outs and worked phases from it, and likewise with scrums... They worked well "This is not the first time we have had training sessions with England. We have had quite a few in the last year and it was good to work out with a top core team. We ...




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