South Africa Sevens

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South Africa Sevens is an annual rugby sevens tournament held in South Africa each year. It is part of the IRB Sevens World Series.

As of the 2011–12 series, 13 tournaments have been held in South Africa—one in Stellenbosch, two in Durban, nine at George, and one at the current site, Port Elizabeth. The 2011 edition was the first to be held in Port Elizabeth.[1]

Recent Finals[edit]

2013  South Africa 17 14  New Zealand
2012  New Zealand 47 12  France[2]
2011  New Zealand 31 26  South Africa
2010  New Zealand 22 19  England
2009  New Zealand 21 12  Fiji
2008  South Africa 12 7  New Zealand
2007  New Zealand 34 7  Fiji
2006  New Zealand 24 17  South Africa
2005  Fiji 21 19  Argentina
2004  New Zealand 33 19  Fiji

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Port Elizabeth named as new host of SA Sevens event" (Press release). South African Rugby Union. 13 April 2011. Retrieved 16 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "All Blacks Sevens win in SA". 3 News NZ. December 10, 2012. 

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