The 21 teams competing from across the Oceania Region are ready for Oceania Sevens Men’s and Women’s Championship kicking off at ANZ National Stadium in Suva, Fiji tomorrow.
There are 13 men’s sides and eight Women’s sides competing over the next two days including HSBC Sevens sides Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, and Samoa.
The 19 visiting teams are estimated to contribute over $FJD1.5million to Fiji’s economy for the duration of their stay this week.
Fans from across Fiji are encouraged to take advantage of the family affordable prices for tickets and support their Flying Fijians taking on the best from the Oceania region at home.
Oceania Rugby President, Richard Sapias said: “We are really excited that this tournament is in Suva once again and I know that the people of Fiji will really get behind it over the next two days.
“Rugby Sevens is one of the World’s fastest growing sports and to have our Men’s and Women’s tournaments here on equal footing is going to make for a fantastic celebration of Rugby here in Fiji.
“With potential Commonwealth Games qualification on the line there is going to be plenty to play for as the nation’s competing in the HSBC Sevens World Series continue their preparation for round one in Dubai.”
The tournament kicks off on Friday November 10 at 11.00am the full draw can be viewed here. and teams can be viewed here.
Broadcast Details: • All Matches will be live streamed on the Oceania Rugby Facebook page (outside of Fiji and New Zealand)
•Fiji TV (including distribution to SKY New Zealand (which is taking both days live) and the pacific region
About Oceania Rugby Sevens Championship
Further information can be found here
Tickets for the Oceania Rugby Sevens Championships are on sale now and can be purchased Online at Ticket Direct
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(Source: Oceania Rugby Media Release)