The captains of all 28 teams taking part at this weekend's Hong Kong Sevens. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

HKRFU ballot fails to stop touts getting Sevens tickets

The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union made 4,000 tickets available for sale via a public ballot this year. The union believed this method was the fairest way to distribute the tickets. Applicants had to verify their local residency with Hong Kong ID card details and postal address for registered mail or courier services.