2021 PacificAus Sports Oceania Sevens
A new tournament under the Oceania Rugby Sevens brand the 2021 PacificAus Sports Oceania Sevens provides targeted High-Performance preparation for regional pre-qualified rugby teams ahead of the Tokyo Olympics Games.
|Event||2021 PacificAus Sports Oceania Sevens|
|Date||Friday 25 – Sunday 27 June 2021|
|Venue||Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville, QLD, Australia|
The event features four Men’s and four Women’s teams with the national teams from Australia (current women’s Olympic gold medallist), Fiji (current men’s Olympic gold medalist) and New Zealand (current men’s and women’s Commonwealth and Rugby World Cup Sevens champions) joined by an Oceania Barbarian side in both the men’s and women’s event.
The Australian Government is proudly supporting the travel costs for Fiji’s national women and men’s sevens teams to compete in the Challenge, through the Pacific Step-Up program, PacificAus Sports. The $52m program aims to build sustainable, elite sport pathways between Australia and the Pacific, with a major focus on women and girls.
The 2021 PacificAus Sports Oceania Rugby Sevens will be held at Queensland Country Bank Stadium and is strategically supported by the Queensland Government, through Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ), Sport and Recreation (SR) and Stadiums Queensland (SQ), and Townsville City Council (Council) to bring the world best rugby sevens talent to North Queensland.
Oceania Sevens Fixtures:
ROUND 1: Friday 25 June 2021
- Fiji Men’s 7s vs Australia Men’s 7s – 01:00 PM
- NZ Men’s 7s – All Black Sevens vs Oceania Men’s 7s – 01:22 PM
ROUND 2: Friday 25 June 2021
- Fiji Men’s 7s vs Oceania Men’s 7s – 06:30 PM
- NZ Men’s 7s – All Black Sevens vs Australia Men’s 7s – 06:52 PM
ROUND 3: Saturday 26 June 2021
- Australia Men’s 7s vs Oceania Men’s 7s – 01:00 PM
- NZ Men’s 7s – All Black Sevens vs Fiji Men’s 7s – 01:22 PM
ROUND 4: Saturday 26 June 2021
- Fiji Men’s 7s vs Australia Men’s 7s – 06:30 PM
- NZ Men’s 7s – All Black Sevens vs Oceania Men’s 7s – 06:52 PM
ROUND 5: Sunday 27 June 2021
- Fiji Men’s 7s vs vs Oceania Men’s 7s – 11:30 AM
- NZ Men’s 7s – All Black Sevens vs Australia Men’s 7s – 11:52 AM
ROUND 6: Sunday 27 June 2021
- Australia Men’s 7s vs Oceania Men’s 7s – 04:45 PM
- NZ Men’s 7s – All Black Sevens vs Fiji Men’s 7s – 05:07 PM
Oceania Rugby Sevens Squad For NZ
All Blacks Sevens squad is: Kurt Baker, Caleb Clarke, Dylan Collier, Scott Curry, Sam Dickson, Trael Joass, Andrew Knewstubb, Vilimoni Koroi, Ngarohi McGarvey-Black, Tim Mikkelson, Sione Molia, Etene Nanai-Seturo, Tone Ng Shiu, Amanaki Nicole, Akuila Rokolisoa, William Warbrick, Regan Ware, Joe Webber and Kitiona Vai.
Black Ferns Sevens squad is: Shakira Baker, Michaela Blyde, Kelly Brazier, Gayle Broughton, Dhys Faleafaga, Theresa Fitzpatrick, Stacey Fluhler, Sarah Hirini, Jazmin Hotham, Shiray Kaka, Tyla Nathan-Wong, Risaleaana Pouri-Lane, Alena Saili, Terina Te Tamaki, Ruby Tui, Niall Williams, Tenika Willison and Portia Woodman.
Oceania Rugby Sevens Squad For Australia
Australian Men’s Sevens Squad:- Pama Fou , Nick Malouf (c), Joe Pincus, Henry Hutchison, Lewis Holland, Lachlan Anderson, Josh Coward, Samu Kerevi, Dietrich Roache, Dylan Pietsch, Josh Turner, Lachlan