Brazil national rugby sevens team

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This article is about the men's team. For the women's team, see Brazil women's national rugby sevens team.
Brazil
Union Brazilian Rugby Confederation
Coach(es) Andrés Romagnoli
Captain(s) Lucas Duque
Team kit
Change kit
World Cup Sevens
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The Brazil national sevens rugby sevens team represents Brazil in rugby sevens at international level. Rugby sevens has grown in Brazil among rugby players. The country has competitive male and female squads. The sport in governed in Brazil by the Brazilian Rugby Confederation.

The Brazilian men's tem finished 6th at the 2015 Pan American Games. The team hosted the 2016 Olympic tournament in Rio de Janeiro.

Tournament history[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

Olympics Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Placement round 12th 5 0 5 0
Total 0 Titles 1/1 5 0 5 0

Pan American Games[edit]

Pan American Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Mexico 2011 Guadalajara Quarterfinals 7th 4 1 2 1
Canada 2015 Toronto Quarterfinals 6th 5 2 3 0
Total 0 Title 2/2 9 3 5 1

South American Games[edit]

South American Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Chile 2014 Santiago Bronze Medal Game 4th 7 3 0 4
Total 0 Title 1/1 7 3 0 4

World Games[edit]

World Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Japan 2001 Akita Did not enter
Germany 2005 Duisburg
Chinese Taipei 2009 Kaohsiung
Colombia 2013 Cali 5th to 8th Place 6th 6 2 4 0
Total 0 Titles 1/4 6 2 4 0

World Rugby Sevens Series[edit]

The 2012 USA Sevens tournament was the first time Brazil had competed in a World Series event since 2002. Brazil had a disappointing tournament, finishing 0-5. Brazil will be hoping to use the 2012 USA Sevens as a platform to continue to develop and grow Sevens.[1] Brazil fielded the least experienced team in the tournament, with Daniel Hubert Gregg the only Brazilian player with prior World Series experience.[2]

As of the 2016-17 season, Brazil has lost all games in the World Series tournaments.

Results by season[edit]

2011–12 season
Year Round Position Pld W L D
United States 2012 Las Vegas Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
Total 0 Titles 1/9 5 0 5 0
2014–15 season
Year Round Position Pld W L D
United Arab Emirates 2014 Dubai Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
United States 2015 Las Vegas Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
England 2015 London Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
Total 0 Titles 3/9 15 0 15 0
2015–16 season
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Canada 2016 Canada Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
France 2016 Paris Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
England 2016 London Shield 15th 5 0 5 0
Total 0 Titles 3/10 15 0 15 0

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following is the Brazil roster in the men's rugby sevens tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[3] ‹See Tfd›view · talk

Head coach: Andrés Romagnoli

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Events Points Union
1 BK Daniel Sancery (1994-05-27)May 27, 1994 (aged 22) 2 20 Brazil São José
2 FW Martin Schaefer (1989-10-18)October 18, 1989 (aged 26) 5 5 Brazil SPAC
3 FW Juliano Fiori (1985-06-27)June 27, 1985 (aged 31) 6 5 England Richmond
4 BK Felipe Silva (1986-02-28)February 28, 1986 (aged 30) 4 7 Brazil SPAC
5 FW Stefano Giantorno (1991-09-27)September 27, 1991 (aged 24) 1 5 Argentina San Luis
6 BK Moisés Duque (1988-12-21)December 21, 1988 (aged 27) 6 55 Brazil São José
7 BK Lucas Duque (c) (1984-03-15)March 15, 1984 (aged 32) 6 42 Brazil São José
8 FW Felipe Sancery (1994-05-27)May 27, 1994 (aged 22) 3 0 Brazil São José
9 BK Laurent Bourda-Couhet (1994-07-12)July 12, 1994 (aged 22) 3 0 Brazil Band Saracens
10 FW Arthur Bergo (1994-03-07)March 7, 1994 (aged 22) 1 0 Brazil SPAC
11 BK Gustavo Albuquerque (1991-06-28)June 28, 1991 (aged 25) 6 20 Brazil Curitiba
12 BK André Silva (1988-03-22)March 22, 1988 (aged 28) 5 20 Brazil SPAC

Previous squads[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ International Rugby Board, Brazil chasing Sevens Olympic dream, Feb. 11, 2012, "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-13. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  2. ^ HSBC Sevens World Series XIII - Las Vegas 2011-12, Squad Lists with Career Totals, "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-05-23. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  3. ^ "CBRu convoca seleções masculina e feminina para os Jogos Olímpicos" [CBRu calls men's and women's teams to the Olympic Games]. Brazilian Olympic Committee. 8 July 2016. Retrieved 9 July 2016. 
  4. ^ World Rugby.org (16 May 2015). "BRAZIL 7S". Retrieved 18 May 2015. 
  5. ^ http://www.worldrugby.org/sevens-series/stage/1663/teams/3886

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