The corporate boxes at the Hong Kong Sevens generates the majority of revenue for the Hong Kong Rugby Union. Photo: SCMP / Sam Tsang

Hong Kong Sevens: Keep the money tap turned on, HKRU chief urges Kai Tak overlords New World

  • Key issue for the rugby union is the corporate element in the new HK$30 billion Hong Kong sports park
  • Sevens accounts for 95 per cent of union’s revenue so there is a lot at stake in negotiations with winning consortium
Topic |   Hong Kong Sevens

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The corporate boxes at the Hong Kong Sevens generates the majority of revenue for the Hong Kong Rugby Union. Photo: SCMP / Sam Tsang
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Japan qualified for the World Series from last year’s qualifier in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong Sevens: ‘40 teams are already a burden, can we handle 12 more?’ – HKRU wary of staging four events

  • Hong Kong Rugby Union chief executive Robbie McRobbie says the lack of training pitches may be too much of a burden for city to stage four tournaments
  • From the 2020-21 season, Hong Kong will also be part of the women’s World Series
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Japan qualified for the World Series from last year’s qualifier in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong
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