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Olympic Games 7s

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Overview

Rugby 7s was introduced at the Olympics during the 2009 Copenhagen IOC session.
IRB (now World Rugby) decided that Olympics would have taken the place of the Rugby World Cup 7s.
Later the decision was reviewed and Rugby World Cup 7s stayed alive to have a world level competition every 2 years.


Honours Roll

Season:WinnersRunners upFormatResult
2016Fiji 7s (1)Great Britain 7sFinal43-7
TeamTitlesRunners up
Fiji 7s10
Great Britain 7s01




Sources

http://www.worldrugby.org/ - World Rugby official site
www.rugbyafrique.com - Rugby Afrique official site
asiarugby.com - Asia Rugby official site
www.rugbyeurope.eu - Rugby Europe official site
www.nacrugby.com - NACRA official site
www.oceaniarugby.com - Oceania Rugby official site
www.sudamericarugby.org - SudAmerica Rugby official site (former www.consur.org).
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rugby_sevens_at_the_Summer_Olympics - Wikipedia pages about Rugby Sevens at the Olympics