2015 São Paulo Women's Sevens

The 2015 São Paulo Women's Sevens was the second tournament of the 2014–15 World Rugby Women's Sevens Series. It was held over the weekend of 7–8 February 2015 at Arena Barueri in São Paulo metropolitan area, and was the second edition of the Women's São Paulo Sevens as part of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series.

2015 São Paulo Women's Sevens
Women's Sevens Series III
Host nationBrazil Brazil
Date7–8 February 2015
Cup
Champion New Zealand
Runner-up Australia
Third Canada
Plate
Winner England
Runner-up United States
Bowl
Winner Fiji
Runner-up Spain
Tournament details
Matches played34
Top point scorerNew Zealand Portia Woodman (65)
Top try scorerNew Zealand Portia Woodman (13)
2014
2016

FormatEdit

The teams are drawn into three pools of four teams each. Each team plays every other team in their pool once. The top two teams from each pool advance to the Cup/Plate brackets while the top 2 third place teams also compete in the Cup/Plate. The other teams from each group play-off for the Bowl.

TeamsEdit

The participating teams and schedule were announced on 15 October 2014.[1]

Pool StageEdit

Key to colours in group tables
Teams that advanced to the Cup Quarterfinal

Pool AEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  New Zealand 3 3 0 0 125 19 +106 9
  France 3 2 0 1 42 73 –31 7
  United States 3 1 0 2 50 56 –6 5
  Spain 3 0 0 3 21 90 –69 3
7 February 2015
11:44
France   28–7   Spain

7 February 2015
12:06
New Zealand   35–12   United States

7 February 2015
14:28
New Zealand   36–7   Spain

7 February 2015
14:50
France   14–12   United States

7 February 2015
17:12
New Zealand   54–0   France

7 February 2015
17:34
United States   26–7   Spain

Pool BEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Australia 3 3 0 0 116 14 +102 9
  Brazil 3 2 0 1 50 68 –18 7
  Fiji 3 1 0 2 54 71 –17 5
  China 3 0 0 3 28 95 –67 3
7 February 2015
11:00
Fiji   33–7   China

7 February 2015
11:22
Australia   40–0   Brazil

7 February 2015
13:44
Australia   38–7   China

7 February 2015
14:06
Fiji   14–26   Brazil

7 February 2015
16:28
Australia   38–7   Fiji

7 February 2015
16:50
Brazil   24–14   China

Pool CEdit

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
  Canada 3 3 0 0 70 29 +41 9
  Russia 3 1 1 1 64 37 +27 6
  England 3 1 1 1 65 46 +19 6
  South Africa 3 0 0 3 10 97 –87 3
7 February 2015
12:28
England   31–5   South Africa

7 February 2015
12:50
Canada   20–7   Russia

7 February 2015
15:12
Canada   26–5   South Africa

7 February 2015
15:34
England   17–17   Russia

7 February 2015
17:56
Canada   24–17   England

7 February 2015
18:18
Russia   40–0   South Africa

Knockout stageEdit

BowlEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
8 February 2015 - 12:28 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
 
  Fiji24
 
8 February 2015 - 16:36 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  South Africa22
 
  Fiji17
 
8 February 2015 - 12:50 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  Spain12
 
  China5
 
 
  Spain7
 
Third place
 
 
8 February 2015 - 15:34 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
 
  South Africa17
 
 
  China31

PlateEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
8 February 2015 - 11:00 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
 
  New Zealand28
 
8 February 2015 - 14:06 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  United States17
 
  United States19
 
8 February 2015 - 11:22 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  Brazil0
 
  Brazil0
 
8 February 2015 - 17:28 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  France31
 
  United States5
 
8 February 2015 - 11:44 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  England14
 
  Canada22
 
8 February 2015 - 14:28 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  Russia10
 
  Russia12
 
8 February 2015 - 12:06 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  England22 Third place
 
  Australia29
 
8 February 2015 - 17:06 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  England10
 
  Brazil5
 
 
  Russia12
 

CupEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
8 February 2015 - 11:00 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
 
  New Zealand28
 
8 February 2015 - 14:50 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  United States17
 
  New Zealand12
 
8 February 2015 - 11:22 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  France5
 
  Brazil0
 
8 February 2015 - 18:20 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  France31
 
  New Zealand17
 
8 February 2015 - 11:44 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  Australia10
 
  Canada22
 
8 February 2015 - 15:12 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  Russia10
 
  Canada7
 
8 February 2015 - 12:06 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  Australia12 Third place
 
  Australia29
 
8 February 2015 - 17:52 - Arena Barueri, São Paulo
 
  England10
 
  France0
 
 
  Canada19
 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Top teams face tough pools in Brazil". worldrugby.org. 16 December 2014. Retrieved 5 February 2015.

External linksEdit