French Flair Takes Center Stage: Les Bleus set to Compete at NYC Sevens
NYC Sevens is excited to officially introduce France as the latest addition to an already formidable line-up. France joins a star-studded cast of teams, including the USA, Ireland, Kenya, South Africa, and Australia, in what promises to be a thrilling display of rugby sevens prowess.
With the introduction of France, the competition at Red Bull Arena on July 15th is set to reach new heights, captivating rugby fans from across the globe.
Led by their exceptional captain, Paulin Riva, the French team, affectionately known as Les Bleus, has been in good form recently. In the World Sevens Series, they have been consistently solid, reaching at least the semi-finals in an impressive five out of the last eight rounds. Notably, this season, Les Bleus went undefeated in 10 consecutive group matches, securing nine victories and a draw. This remarkable run stands as their longest undefeated streak since 2016, cementing their position as a formidable contender at NYC Sevens.
While France adds a captivating twist to the event, NYC Sevens still has more surprises in store. Keep your eyes peeled for the forthcoming introductions of two more powerhouse teams: New Zealand and Fiji. These rugby giants will join the already incredible line-up, guaranteeing an unforgettable day of rugby action that will leave spectators in awe.
Don't miss your chance to witness this festival of rugby. With tickets selling fast, secure your spot now and experience the heart-pounding tackles, lightning-fast sprints, and breath-taking tries that will make NYC Sevens the highlight of the summer.