Written by RUGBYMag Staff
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 00:29
Gold Coast 7s Pools, Schedule Set
HSBC Sevens World Series
The International Rugby Board has released the pools and match schedule for the Gold Coast Sevens, round one of the 2013-2014 HSBC Sevens World Series set for October 12-13 at Skilled Park on Australia's Gold Coast.
The USA has drawn Pool A, with New Zealand, Kenya, and Tonga. Canada is in Pool C with Fiji, Wales, and Portugal.
In a statement, the IRB's new General Manager for Rugby Sevens, Avan Lee, said: "This is a pivotal time for Rugby Sevens with three years until our debut at the Olympic Games and the Gold Coast is an exciting and eye-catching place for the HSBC Sevens World Series to kick off."
The first game of the 2013-2014 season will feature the Eagles, as the USA will play New Zealand at 10:30 am on October 12.
Gold Coast 7s Pools: