HSBC Sevens World Series

The HSBC Sevens World Series – formerly known as the IRB Sevens World Series – consists of nine tournaments held worldwide each year between October and May.

Rugby in Hong Kong has so far been blessedly free of the scourge of match-fixing. Photo: HKRFU

Coming to a game near you: IRB joins IOC’s fight against match-fixing

Penalties, dropped passes, forward passes or even missed tackles might all be viewed with suspicion in future, and will come under scrutiny with the International Rugby Board reaffirming its commitment to the fight against illegal betting, match-fixing and corruption.

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