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Rugby sevens

Rugby sevens, also known as seven-a-side, Sevens or VIIs, is a variant of rugby union in which teams are made up of seven players, instead of the usual 15, with shorter matches. [1]

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Alafoti Fa'osiliva

Alafoti Fa'osiliva (born 28 October 1985) is a rugby union player in the national Samoa Sevens team representing Samoa internationally.

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Allan Massie

Allan Johnstone Massie CBE (born 1938) is a Scottish journalist, columnist, sports writer and novelist.

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Amasio Valence

Amasio Valence (born 12 May 1979 in Nadi, Fiji) is a Rugby sevens player who switched allegiances to New Zealand after he first made his break into professional rugby in 2000.

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American flag rugby

American flag rugby (AFR) is a mixed-gender, non-contact version of rugby union and is a variant of the sport Tag Rugby.

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Argentina national rugby union team (sevens)

The Argentina national rugby union sevens team competes in the Sevens World Series, in the Rugby World Cup Sevens, and, beginning in 2016, in the Summer Olympics.

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Australia national rugby union team (sevens)

The Australian national rugby union sevens team competes in the Sevens World Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens, Commonwealth Games and Oceania Sevens.

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Bahrain national rugby union team (sevens)

The Bahrain national rugby union sevens is a minor sevens side.

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Ben Gollings

Ben Gollings (born 13 May 1980, Launceston, Cornwall, England) is a rugby union footballer who is currently unattached, having formerly played for England Sevens, and most recently Rugby Lions.

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Ben Ryan (rugby union)

Ben Ryan (born 11 September 1971, in Wimbledon) is the current Fiji sevens head coach.

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Bill McLaren

William Pollock "Bill" McLaren CBE (16 October 1923 – 19 January 2010) was a Scottish rugby union commentator, teacher, journalist and one time rugby player.

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Blackheath F.C.

Blackheath Football Club is a rugby union club based in Blackheath in south-east London, now playing at the Rectory Field (known as 'The Rec' or 'The Parsonage').

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Boxing

Boxing is a martial art and combat sport in which two people throw punches at each other, usually with gloved hands.

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Brazil

Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.

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British and Irish Lions

The British and Irish Lions is a rugby union team selected from players eligible for any of the Home Unions and Ireland – the national sides of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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British Olympic Association

The British Olympic Association (BOA) is the National Olympic Committee for the United Kingdom.

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Canada

Canada is a country, consisting of ten provinces and three territories, in the northern part of the continent of North America.

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Canada national rugby union team (sevens)

The Canada national rugby sevens team represents Canada at several international rugby sevens tournaments — the Sevens World Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens, Pan American Games and the Commonwealth Games.

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Cardiff RFC

Cardiff Rugby Football Club is a rugby union football club based in Cardiff, the capital city of Wales.

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Carl Aarvold

Sir Carl Douglas Aarvold, OBE, TD (7 June 1907 – 17 March 1991), was an English barrister who became Recorder of London.

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Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific is the largest airline of Hong Kong, with its head office and main hub located at Hong Kong International Airport.

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Claude Davey

Claude Davey (14 December 1908 – 18 February 2001) was a Wales international rugby union player who played club rugby for several teams, most notably Sale and Swansea.

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Collins Injera

Collins Injera (born October 18, 1986) is a Kenyan rugby player.

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Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games (known as the British Empire Games from 1930–1950, the British Empire and Commonwealth Games from 1954–1966, and British Commonwealth Games from 1970–1974) is an international, multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations.

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Commonwealth Games Federation

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) is the international organisation responsible for the direction and control of the Commonwealth Games, and is the foremost authority in matters relating to the games.

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Commonwealth of Nations

The Commonwealth of Nations, commonly known as the Commonwealth (formerly the British Commonwealth), is an intergovernmental organization of 53 member states that were mostly territories of the former British Empire.

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Costume party

A costume party (American English) or a fancy dress party (British English) or is a type of party, common mainly in contemporary Western culture, where guests dress up in costumes.

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Dave Moonlight

David James Moonlight (born August 9, 1979) is a retired Canadian rugby union player.

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Dorling Kindersley

Dorling Kindersley (DK) is a British multinational publishing company specializing in illustrated reference books for adults and children in 62 languages.

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Dubai Sevens

The Dubai Sevens is an annual rugby union sevens tournament held in Dubai, UAE.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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England national rugby union team (sevens)

The English national rugby union sevens team compete in the World Sevens Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens and the Commonwealth Games.

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Fabian Juries

Fabian Juries (born) is a South African rugby union footballer.

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FIFA

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA; English: International Federation of Association Football) is the governing body of association football, futsal and beach football.

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Fiji

Fiji (Viti; फ़िजी), officially the Republic of Fiji (Matanitu Tugalala o Viti; रिपब्लिक ऑफ फीजी Ripablik ăph Phījī), is an island country in Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean about northeast of New Zealand's North Island.

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Fiji national rugby union team (sevens)

The Fiji national rugby sevens team is one of the most popular and successful rugby sevens teams in the world and has won the Hong Kong Sevens a record twelve times since its inception in 1976.

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France national rugby union team (sevens)

The France national rugby union sevens team compete in the World Sevens Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens.

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Gala RFC

Gala Rugby Football Club is a rugby union team based in Galashiels in the Scottish Borders.

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Germany national rugby union team (sevens)

The German national rugby sevens team represents Germany in international rugby sevens tournaments.

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Glasgow

Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and the third largest in the United Kingdom (after London and Birmingham).

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Hong Kong national rugby union team (sevens)

The Hong Kong national rugby union team (sevens) is the national team representing Hong Kong in international rugby sevens tournaments.

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Hong Kong Sevens

The Hong Kong Sevens (Chinese: 香港國際七人欖球賽) is considered the premier tournament on the IRB Sevens World Series rugby sevens competition.

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Humphrey Kayange

Humphrey Kayange (born 20 July 1982) is a Kenyan rugby union player and organic chemist.

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Ibrox Stadium

Ibrox Stadium is a football stadium located on the south side of the River Clyde in the Ibrox district of Glasgow.

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Ice hockey

Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.

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International Olympic Committee

The International Olympic Committee (IOC; Comité international olympique, CIO) is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre, Baron de Coubertin, on 23 June 1894 with Demetrios Vikelas as its first president.

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Irish Rugby Football Union

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) (Cumann Rugbaí na hÉireann) is the body managing rugby union in the island of Ireland (both Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland).

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Italy national rugby union team (sevens)

The Italy sevens national rugby union team is Italy's national rugby union sevens team.

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Japan national rugby union team (sevens)

The Japan national rugby union team (sevens) represent Japan in international rugby sevens.

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John Taylor (rugby union born 1945)

John Taylor (born 21 July 1945 in Watford, Hertfordshire) is a Welsh former rugby union player and current commentator.

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Jonah Lomu

Jonah Tali Lomu, (born 12 May 1975) is a former New Zealand rugby union player.

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Karl Te Nana

Karl Solomon Te Nana (born 15 July 1975) is a rugby player from New Zealand.

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Kenya

Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in Africa and a founding member of the East African Community (EAC).

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Kenya national rugby union team (sevens)

The Kenya national rugby union sevens team competes in the Sevens World Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens and the Commonwealth Games.

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King Edward VII Hospital

King Edward VII Hospital may refer to.

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Lithuania national rugby union team (sevens)

The Lithuania national rugby union sevens is a minor national sevens side.

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London Scottish F.C.

London Scottish Football Club are a rugby union club in England.

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London Welsh RFC

London Welsh Rugby Football Club (Welsh: Clwb Rygbi Cymry Llundain) is a rugby union club formed in 1885.

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Mainstream Publishing

Mainstream Publishing is a publishing company in Edinburgh, Scotland, founded in 1978.

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Melrose RFC

Melrose Rugby Football Club, located and founded in the town of Melrose in the Scottish Borders in 1877, is one of the oldest Rugby union clubs in the world.

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Melrose Sevens

Melrose Sevens is an annual rugby sevens event held by Melrose Rugby Club, in Melrose, Scotland.

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Melrose, Scottish Borders

Melrose (Maolros, "bald moor") is a small town and civil parish in the Scottish Borders, historically in Roxburghshire.

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Middlesex Sevens

The Middlesex Sevens is a rugby union sevens tournament held annually at Twickenham stadium in London, England.

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Mikaele Pesamino

Mikaele Pesamino (born 2 April 1984) is a rugby union player in the Samoa Sevens team.

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Murrayfield Stadium

Murrayfield Stadium (known as BT Murrayfield Stadium for sponsorship reasons, or usually just known as Murrayfield) is a sports stadium located in the west end of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland.

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Nasoni Roko

Nasoni Rokobiau, born 29 November 1979, in Vunidawa, Fiji is a rugby union player.

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Ned Haig

Ned Haig (7 December 1858 in Jedburgh, Scotland – 28 March 1939 in Melrose, Scotland, buried in Wairds Cemetery, Melrose, Scotland) was a butcher and rugby union player notable for founding the sport of rugby sevens.

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Netherlands

The Netherlands (Nederland) is the main "constituent country" (land) of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

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New Zealand national rugby union team (sevens)

The New Zealand national rugby union sevens team is the New Zealand representative team in rugby union sevens and competes in the IRB Sevens World Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens and the Commonwealth Games.

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Nigel Starmer-Smith

Nigel Starmer-Smith (25 December 1944) is a former international rugby union player, who is now a British rugby journalist and commentator.

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North Shields

North Shields is a town on the north bank of the River Tyne, in the metropolitan borough of North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear in North East England.

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Olympic Council of Ireland

The Olympic Council of Ireland or OCI (Comhairle Oilimpeach na hÉireann) (called the Irish Olympic Council until 1952) is the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the Republic of Ireland.

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Overtime (sports)

Overtime or extra time is an additional period of play specified under the rules of a sport to bring a game to a decision and avoid declaring the match a tie or draw where the scores are same.

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Portable Document Format

Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format used to present documents in a manner independent of application software, hardware and operating systems.

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Portugal national rugby union team (sevens)

The Portugal national rugby union team (sevens) represents Portugal in international rugby sevens.

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Power play (sporting term)

"Power play" is a sporting term used in many various games.

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Recorder of London

The Recorder of London is an ancient legal office in the City of London.

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Richard Haughton

Richard Haughton (born 8 November 1980) is a rugby union footballer who can play on the wing or at fullback for Perpignan in the Top 14, and was a former member of England Saxons and England Sevens squads.

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Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro (January River), or simply Rio, is the second-largest city in Brazil, the sixth-largest city in the Americas, and the world's thirty-fifth-largest city by population.

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Rob Thirlby

Rob Graham Thirlby born (2 March 1979) in Penzance, Cornwall is a Cornish rugby union footballer who plays on the wing or full back for Yatton whilst also acting as the video analyst for Gloucester Rugby.

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Rugby league

Rugby league football, usually called rugby league, or simply league, is a full contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.

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Rugby sevens at the 2006 Commonwealth Games

The 2006 Commonwealth Games were the third Games at which Rugby sevens was played.

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Rugby sevens at the 2010 Commonwealth Games

The 2010 Commonwealth Games were the fourth Commonwealth Games at which rugby sevens was played.

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Rugby sevens at the 2014 Commonwealth Games

Rugby sevens at the 2014 Commonwealth Games was the fifth time in the competition's history that the event took place.

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Rugby sevens at the Commonwealth Games

Rugby sevens has been played at all Commonwealth Games since its first appearance at the 1998 Commonwealth Games, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Rugby sevens at the Pan American Games

Rugby sevens at the Pan American Games was held for the first time at the 2011 Pan American Games.

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Rugby tens

Rugby tens, also known as ten-a-side and Xs, is a variant of rugby union in which teams are made up of ten players, typically five forwards and five backs.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, or simply rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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Rugby union at the Asian Games

Rugby union has been an Asian Games event since the 1998 games in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Rugby union at the Pacific Games

Rugby union at the Pacific Games has been contested since 1963 when included as one of ten sports at the first games held in Suva, Fiji.

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Rugby union at the World Games

Rugby union in its rugby sevens format was introduced as a World Games sport for men at the 2001 World Games in Akita.

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Rugby union in Hong Kong

Rugby union in Hong Kong is long established, partly as a result of its being a British colony.

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Rugby union in Poland

Rugby union in Poland is a minor but growing sport.

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Rugby union in Singapore

Rugby union is a significant sport that is growing in popularity in Singapore.

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Rugby union in the Arab states of the Persian Gulf

Rugby union in the Arab states of the Persian Gulf is a minor, but growing sport.

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Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup is a men's rugby union tournament contested every four years between the top international teams.

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Rugby World Cup Sevens

The Rugby World Cup Sevens is the premier stand-alone international rugby sevens competition.

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Russia national rugby union team (sevens)

The Russia national rugby union sevens team compete in the Sevens World Series and Rugby World Cup Sevens.

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Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks is an English professional rugby union club who play in the Aviva Premiership.

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Samoa

Samoa (Sāmoa), officially the Independent State of Samoa (Malo Sa'oloto Tuto'atasi o Sāmoa), formerly known as Western Samoa, is an Oceanian country encompassing the western part of the Samoan Islands in the South Pacific Ocean.

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Samoa national rugby union team (sevens)

The Samoa national rugby union team, referred to as the Samoa Sevens or Manu Samoa 7s, represents Samoa internationally in rugby sevens.

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Santiago Gomez Cora

Santiago Gómez Cora (born July 25, 1978) is a former rugby union sevens player for Argentina.

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Scotland

Scotland (Scots:; Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.

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Scottish Borders

The Scottish Borders (The Mairches) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland.

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Scottish Rugby Union

The Scottish Rugby Union (SRU), or Aonadh Rugbaidh na h-Alba in Scottish Gaelic, is the governing body of rugby union in Scotland.

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Scrum (rugby)

A scrum (short for scrummage) is a method of restarting play in rugby that involves players packing closely together with their heads down and attempting to gain possession of the ball.

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Selkirk RFC

Selkirk Rugby Football Club are a rugby union side based in Selkirk in the Borders, Scotland.

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Shilling

The shilling is a unit of currency formerly used in the United Kingdom and other British Commonwealth countries.

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South Africa national rugby union team (sevens)

The South African national rugby union sevens team compete in the World Rugby Sevens Series, the Rugby World Cup Sevens and the Commonwealth Games.

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South Korea national rugby union team (sevens)

The South Korea national rugby union sevens is a minor national sevens side.

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Spain national rugby union team (sevens)

The Spain national rugby union team (sevens) represents Spain in international rugby sevens competitions.

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Summer Olympic Games

The Summer Olympic Games or the Games of the Olympiad (French: Jeux olympiques d'été), first held in 1896, are an international multi-sport event, occurring every four years, organized by the International Olympic Committee.

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Tafai Ioasa

Tafai Ioasa (born 7 October 1980 in Hastings, New Zealand) is a New Zealand Rugby union player who has play for New Zealand Sevens team.

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Team sport

A team sport includes any sport which involves players working together towards a shared objective.

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Tonga

Tonga (Tongan: Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo Tonga), officially the Kingdom of Tonga, is a Polynesian sovereign state and archipelago comprising 177 islands with a total surface area of about scattered over of the southern Pacific Ocean, of which 52 islands are inhabited by its 103,000 people.

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Tonga national rugby union team (sevens)

The Tonga national rugby union team represent Tonga in rugby sevens.

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Tynedale R.F.C.

Tynedale RFC is a rugby union team based in Corbridge, Northumberland in north-east England.

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Uale Mai

Uale Mai Vala (born July 20, 1978) is a rugby union player and plays for the country's national teams, Manu Samoa and Samoa Sevens.

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United States national rugby union team (sevens)

The United States national rugby union sevens team represents the United States in international rugby sevens competitions, including the Sevens World Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens and World Games, and will represent the United States in the Summer Olympics in 2016.

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Wavell Wakefield, 1st Baron Wakefield of Kendal

William Wavell Wakefield, 1st Baron Wakefield of Kendal (10 March 1898 – 12 August 1983), known as Sir Wavell Wakefield between 1944 and 1963, was an English rugby union player for Harlequins and England, President of the Rugby Football Union and Conservative politician.

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Wellington Sevens

The Wellington Sevens or New Zealand Sevens is an annual rugby sevens tournament held at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand.

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Wick Powell

William Charles "Wick" Powell (1905–1973) was a Welsh international rugby union scrum-half who played club rugby for London Welsh and county rugby for Middlesex.

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Wilf Wooller

Wilfred Wooller (20 November 1912 – 10 March 1997) was a Welsh cricketer, rugby union footballer, cricket administrator and journalist.

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William Ryder (rugby union)

William Ryder (born 6 June 1982) is a Fijian rugby union footballer.

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Winter Olympic Games

The Winter Olympic Games (French: Jeux olympiques d'hiver) is a major international sporting event that occurs once every four years.

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World Rugby

World Rugby (WR) is the world governing body for the sport of rugby union.

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World Rugby Hall of Fame

The World Rugby Hall of Fame (formerly the IRB Hall of Fame) is a hall of fame operated by World Rugby that recognises special achievement and contribution to the sport of rugby union.

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World Rugby Sevens Series

The World Rugby Sevens Series, known officially as the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series from the 2015-16 season, and before that as the HSBC Sevens World Series since 2010, through sponsorship from banking group HSBC, is an annual series of international rugby sevens tournaments run by World Rugby featuring national sevens teams.

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World Rugby Women's Sevens Series

The World Rugby Women's Sevens Series (known as the IRB Women's Sevens World Series before the 2014-15 season, and as the HSBC Women's World Rugby Sevens Series from the 2015-16 through sponsorship by HSBC) is a series of international rugby union sevens tournaments for women's national teams run by World Rugby.

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Zar Lawrence

Zar Lawrence (b. 9 February 1982. Kaitaia, New Zealand) is a New Zealand Rugby union player who plays for the New Zealand Sevens team internationally, and for Bay of Plenty in the ITM Cup.

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121st IOC Session

The 121st International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session was held on October 1–9, 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark, during which Rio de Janeiro was selected as the host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics.

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1998 Commonwealth Games

The 1998 XVI Commonwealth Games were held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 11 to 21 September 1998.

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2002 Commonwealth Games results

The 2002 Commonwealth Games results and medalists for events from aquatics to wrestling can be found in this article.

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2006 Commonwealth Games

The 2006 Commonwealth Games, officially the XVIII Commonwealth Games, were held in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia between 15 and 26 March 2006.

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2010–11 IRB Sevens World Series

The 2010–11 IRB Sevens World Series was the 12th annual series of rugby union sevens tournaments for full national sides run by the International Rugby Board since 1999–2000.

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2012–13 IRB Women's Sevens World Series

IRB Women's Sevens World Series (2012/2013) is the inaugural edition of the IRB Women's Sevens World Series, organized by the IRB annual series of tournaments for women's national teams in the Rugby Sevens.

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2013–14 IRB Women's Sevens World Series

The 2013–14 IRB Women's Sevens World Series was the second edition of the IRB Women's Sevens World Series, organized by the IRB annual series of tournaments for women's national teams in rugby sevens.

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2014 Commonwealth Games

The 2014 Commonwealth Games (officially the XX Commonwealth Games) were held in Glasgow, Scotland, from 23 July to 3 August 2014.

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2014 Summer Youth Olympics

The 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games (officially known as II Summer Youth Olympic Games) (Chinese: 第二届夏季青年奥林匹克运动会), was the second Summer Youth Olympic Games, an international sports, education and cultural festival for teenagers, held from 16 to 28 August 2014 in Nanjing, China.

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2014–15 World Rugby Women's Sevens Series

The 2014–15 World Rugby Women's Sevens Series was the third edition of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series (formerly the IRB Women's Sevens World Series), an annual series of tournaments organised by World Rugby for women's national teams in rugby sevens.

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2016 Summer Olympics

The 2016 Summer Olympics (Jogos Olímpicos de Verão de 2016), officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, are the thirty-first Summer Olympic Games, the world's largest international multi-sport event that is held every four years.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rugby_sevens

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