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The Blitzboks Leap into Action: NYC Sevens Welcomes South Africa's Rugby Powerhouse

Introducing South Africa
Get ready for even more exciting clashes as South Africa brings its rugby prowess to NYC Sevens.

The anticipation for NYC Sevens continues to grow with the official introduction of South Africa, one of the world's most successful rugby sevens teams, joining the line-up of powerhouse nations set to compete at Red Bull Arena on July 15th.

With their formidable track record, the inclusion of the Blitzboks promises to elevate the competition and ignite a fiery showdown on the pitch.

South Africa's rugby sevens team has established itself as one of the most successful teams in the world. With four World Rugby Sevens Series titles, an impressive tally of 40 tournament victories, and as current Commonwealth Games Champions, the Blitzboks have proved their dominance in the sport.

Leading the South African line-up is Siviwe Soyizwapi, a remarkable player with an incredible 150 tries to his name. Guided by his steady leadership, the team will be ready to showcase their incredible skill in NYC and are truly a force to contend with.

The addition of South Africa to the line-up only serves to intensify the already electric atmosphere surrounding the event. The best teams from across the globe, including USA, Ireland, Fiji, New Zealand, and Australia, will converge on Red Bull Arena, vying for both glory and a share of the incredible $1,000,000 prize pool.

As the countdown to July 15th continues, anticipation builds for this ‘Clash of Titans’ style competition. Secure your spot now and get ready for a day of electric rugby sevens action mixed with an incredible party. Tickets are on sale now!


Join 25,000 fans at Red Bull Arena on July 15 for a fantastic day of rugby sevens action.


The world awaits

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