Published on Dec 01, 2016 by William Webb Ellis

Australia, New Zealand and Canada were the unbeaten teams on Day 1 of the HSBC Women’s Sevens World Series in Dubai on December 1st 2016.

The United States lost out against Russia 12-10, 26-7 to a very different looking South African outfit and 19-10 against Olympic Gold Medalists Australia. Click here to read the full Day 1 Report by World Rugby.


Photo Credits: Getty Images & World Rugby

Author Dallen Stanford played on the HSBC Sevens World Series for the United States from 2006-2009 appearing in 13 Tournaments including the 2009 Sevens World Cup in Dubai. He is the Show Host for The Rugby Channel’s weekly highlights, commentates international matches all over the USA, and made his World Rugby TV announcing debut on the HSBC Sevens World Series during the 2016 Las Vegas & Vancouver 7s as well as the Atlanta Women’s 7s that same year.

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