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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Sevens Rugby

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# 7s heaven
Ireland Women storm back from 12 - 0 down to win Dubai 7s Challenge Trophy
Anthony Eddy’s side have gotten better as the Dubai leg of the world series has gone on.
# Explainer
A new sport for the Games: What you need to know about rugby at the Olympics
If ‘pass backwards and run riot’ doesn’t cover it for you, here’s a little more info on the Sevens Rugby format.
# Rio 2016
Heartbreak for Ireland as Olympic dream shattered after defeat to Spain
Anthony Eddy’s men fell at the quarter-final hurdle this morning.
# New experience
Wexford football captain Murphy and Niamh Briggs named in development squad for Ireland 7s
With the front-liners still on World Series duty, Anthony Eddy has introduced some new names to gain experience in Amsterdam.
# Skills
Niall Williams is running her brother close as the best Kiwi international in the family
The New Zealand Sevens star produced this brilliant flick pass.
# Road to Rio
SBW, Honey Badger and France star Vakatawa all chasing 7s comebacks in Hong Kong
The 15-a-side stars of France, Australia and New Zealand are at very different points in their quest for a room in the Olympic village.
# circumnavigating
Here's the Ireland Women's 7s squad heading to Sydney and São Paulo
Sure isn’t it well for them.
# Champions
New faces in Ireland Women's squad as 7s stars miss start of Six Nations defence
Head coach Tom Tierney has included seven uncapped players as Ireland women spread resources across two forms of the game.
# Road to Rio
'We can match it up with the top teams' - Irish women have Rio in their sights
Lucy Mulhall is loving the life of a full-time athlete.
# Road to Rio
From Lansdowne to Lisbon, Ireland's Tom Daly on the next step on the road to Rio
The next stage of Olympic qualification takes place this weekend.
# Road to Rio
'It'll be a huge learning curve' - Sevens' sides ready for biggest test yet
Ireland’s sides continue their Road to Rio this weekend.
# Road to Rio
Ireland name Sevens squads for next round of Olympic qualifiers
Ireland’s men and women must secure top three finishes in Lisbon.
# Olympic Dream
Ireland 7s a step closer to Rio after streamrolling their way through Division B
Malta, Slovenia and Serbia were all on the losing side against Anthony Eddy’s men today.
# Disappointment
Women's Sevens to face France in last eight after controversial English defeat
Ireland weren’t happy with the nature of their defeat.
# Ouch
Not even a broken nose could stop this rugby player from smashing her opponent
Georgia Page is tougher than you.
# Road to Rio
Irish Sevens team named for European opener in Bosnia
The Road to Rio begins this weekend.
# pace
One of rugby 7s' biggest bamboozlers is moving to - surprise, surprise - a French powerhouse
As if Toulouse needed another flyer.
# Ouch
US sevens player gets tackled by pitch invader, but gets revenge with a massive toe-bog
This fan probably has a few broken ribs.
# ash crash
Wonderful GIF of Japanese rugby player absolutely botching a swan dive
Kosuke Hashino, hang your head in shame.
# butterfingers
Rugby-playing Garda will never live this botched try effort down
He got far too cocky before putting the points on the board.
# make it irish
According to Jamie Heaslip, it's the Irish and British Lions
The Ireland captain could be on to something.
# Sevens Heaven
Lightning strikes: Irish Sevens team shock French women to finish on a high
The ladies of Ireland came a cropper against Canada and Spain but defeated France (twice), Wales and the not-so-mighty Germans.
# Seven Up
Brazil or bust for new boys Shamrock Warriors
Ireland’s new Sevens side aim to build pool of players and establish side on the circuit. Could you play?