Belgium national rugby sevens team

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This article is about the men's team. For the women's team, see Belgium women's national rugby sevens team.
Belgium
Union Belgian Rugby Federation
Team kit
First international
 Belgium 10 - 00  Morocco
(29 May 1992)
Largest win
 Belgium 66 - 00  Bulgaria
(1 June 1996)
Largest defeat
 Belgium 00 - 61  Canada
(2 June 1996)
Belgium playing Ukraine in 2008

The Belgium national rugby sevens team represents Belgium in international rugby sevens competitions. In 2014, the team participated in the Sevens Grand prix series, attaining sixth place which is their best result.

Tournament history[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

Olympics Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Brazil 2016 Did Not Qualify
Total 0 Titles 0/1 - - - -

Current squad[edit]

2008 Hannover Sevens Squad:[1]

  • Head coach: Neil Massinon
  • Manager: Thierry Massinon
Player Club
Mathieu Verschelden Belgium ASUB Waterloo
Alexandre Van Pestel Belgium RSC Anderlecht[2]
Johann Bombaerts Belgium ROC Ottignies
Jérémy Maes Belgium ASUB Waterloo
Kevin Williams Republic of Ireland Seapoint
David Nemsadze France Domont
Shane Massinon Belgium Brussels Barbarians
Morgan Croisy Belgium ASUB Waterloo
Jérôme Cauwe Belgium ASUB Waterloo
Victor Bouteiller Belgium ASUB Waterloo
Simon Marote France Arras
Neil Massinon Belgium Brussels Barbarians

Hannover Sevens 2008 (European Sevens Championship 2008)[edit]

Group B matches:

  WAL IRE ITA UKR POL BEL
Wales 26-14 33-12 21-17 38-7 33-12
Ireland 17-12 26-7 17-7 31-0
Italy 31-15 40-0 17-10
Ukraine 21-14 22-12
Poland 21-19
Belgium
Team Pld W D L PF PA +/- Pts
 Wales 5 5 0 0 151 64 +87 15
 Ireland 5 4 0 1 105 54 +51 13
 Italy 5 3 0 2 114 75 +39 11
 Ukraine 5 2 0 3 84 104 -20 9
 Poland 5 1 0 4 49 135 -86 7
 Belgium 5 0 0 5 53 124 -71 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Team Belgium". Hannover Sevens website. Retrieved 2009-01-26. 
  2. ^ "Team Belgium". Hannover Sevens website. Retrieved 2009-01-26.