South Africa has won its first HSBC Singapore Rugby Sevens at the National Stadium with an electrifying 20-19 win over Fiji. The Springboks continued their fine form from yesterday’s pool matches and breezed through today’s matches to reach this year’s Cup Final. Fiji improved hugely from a disappointing round yesterday and looked dominant in the first half of the match, however South Africa’s perseverance and determination ensured the team leave Singapore with the trophy.
14 April 2019
Emirates, Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup 2019, has announced details of its sponsorship following the arrival of the Webb Ellis Cup in Tokyo. The silver-gilt trophy, presented since the inaugural Rugby World Cup tournament in 1987, was transported on Emirates flight EK318 from Dubai to Tokyo, arriving on Monday to a champion’s welcome.
To mark the trophy’s arrival, Emirates is providing a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for young fans in Singapore and around the world to join the sport’s showcase event as Official Flag Bearers, inviting members of its frequent flyer programme, Emirates Skywards, to nominate their children between 10 to 16 years old for this.
12 June 2019