International Rugby News
It was all about the wins for the USA teams in Málaga, Spain Friday in the first leg of two Sevens World Series events on the Iberian peninsula.
Both the Eagle Women and the Eagle Men ended the first day unbeaten in a tournament that saw a team swoop in at the last minute and even then saw another nation have to hold back both of its teams because of COVID exposure.
Premier Rugby Sevens (PR7s), which will launch its first multi-city season in the US later this year, announced that Richie Walker has been named Head of Scouting for the league.
As the former head coach of the USA Women’s Sevens National Team, Walker has coached men and women at the highest levels, including two Olympic Games.
CHULA VISTA, Calif.—Olympians return as USA Women's 7s Head Coach Emilie Bydwell names her side for the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series stops in Malaga and Seville, Spain, taking place Jan 21-23 and Jan 28-30.
Matches will be broadcast on NBC’s streaming platform Peacock.
USA Men's 7s Head Coach Mike Friday has picked 14 players for the first World Series stops of 2022, in Malaga and Seville, Spain, January 21-23 and 28-30.
Matches are broadcast on NBC’s streaming platform Peacock.