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Scotland Sevens

Scotland Sevens
Most recent season or competition:
2014 Scotland Sevens
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Scotland Sevens logo
Formerly Edinburgh Sevens
Sport Rugby sevens
Founded 2007
No. of teams 16
Country 23x15px Scotland
Venue(s) Scotstoun Stadium
Most recent champion(s) 23x15px New Zealand
Most titles 23x15px New Zealand (4 times)
Sponsor(s) Emirates Airline

The Scotland Sevens is a rugby union sevens tournament that is a part of the Sevens World Series. It is the penultimate event in of the season in Sevens World Series circuit.

Between 2007 and 2011 the tournament was held at Murrayfield in Edinburgh, then moving to Scotstoun Stadium in Glasgow from 2012.[1] The agreement to host the tournament in Glasgow between the World Rugby, which operates the Sevens World Series, and the Scottish Rugby Union runs from 2012 for at least 3 years.[2]

The first and second tournaments were held near the beginning of June, with Emirates Airline as the title sponsor. Associated events have included a Festival of Rugby, which took place on the training pitches outside Murrayfield when it was held there.

Results

Year Host Cup Final Plate Final
Winner Score Runner-up Winner Score Runner-up
2007
Murrayfield, Edinburgh 33px
New Zealand
34–5 33px
Samoa
33px
Fiji
31–7 Template:Country data KEN
Kenya
2008
Murrayfield, Edinburgh 33px
New Zealand
24–14 33px
England
33px
South Africa
14–5 33px
Scotland
2009
Murrayfield, Edinburgh 33px
Fiji
20–19 33px
South Africa
33px
New Zealand
34–12 33px
Australia
2010
Murrayfield, Edinburgh 33px
Samoa
41–14 33px
Australia
33px
Scotland
19–0 33px
Argentina
2011
Murrayfield, Edinburgh 33px
South Africa
36–35 33px
Australia
33px
Fiji
26–14 33px
Samoa
2012
Scotstoun, Glasgow 33px
New Zealand
29–14 33px
England
33px
Samoa
31–12 33px
Wales
2013
Scotstoun, Glasgow 33px
South Africa
28–21 33px
New Zealand
33px
United States
17–7 33px
Argentina
2014
Scotstoun, Glasgow 33px
New Zealand
54-7 33px
Canada
33px
England
26-5 Template:Country data KEN
Kenya
2015
Scotstoun, Glasgow 33px
Fiji
24-17 33px
New Zealand
33px
South Africa
12-10 33px
Scotland

See also

Notes and references

  1. ^ "World Series moves to Glasgow". irbsevens.com. 9 December 2011. Retrieved 15 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Flying the flag: We all have a ball at lucky sevens!". Evening Times. 30 March 2012. Retrieved 15 September 2014. 

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