2016 Hong Kong Sevens

The 2016 Hong Kong Sevens was the 41st edition of the Hong Kong Sevens tournament, and the seventh tournament of the 2015–16 World Rugby Sevens Series. The tournament was played on 8–10 April 2016 at Hong Kong Stadium in Hong Kong.

2016 Hong Kong Sevens
Sevens World Series XVII
Host nationHong Kong Hong Kong
Date8–10 April 2016
Cup
Champion Fiji
Runner-up New Zealand
Third South Africa
Plate
Winner England
Runner-up United States
Bowl
Winner Argentina
Runner-up Scotland
Shield
Winner Russia
Runner-up Canada
Tournament details
Matches played45
2015
2017

FormatEdit

As in the last tournament, there will be a main draw with the fifteen World Series core teams and one invited team, and a qualifying tournament featuring twelve teams, the winner of which will be given core status in the next series.

TeamsEdit

The teams confirmed for both the World Series and World Series Qualifier events at the 2016 Hong Kong Sevens are listed below:

Main drawEdit

World Series QualifierEdit

Main drawEdit

Pool stageEdit

Pool AEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  New Zealand 3 3 0 0 52 27 +25 9
  Kenya 3 1 0 2 34 22 +12 5
  France 3 1 0 2 46 53 −7 5
  Samoa 3 1 0 2 34 64 −30 5
8 April 2016
18:10
Samoa   0–24   Kenya

8 April 2016
19:44
New Zealand   19–17   France

9 April 2016
11:18
Samoa   24–12   France

9 April 2016
11:40
New Zealand   5–0   Kenya

9 April 2016
15:18
France   17–10   Kenya

9 April 2016
15:40
New Zealand   28–10   Samoa

Pool BEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  England 3 2 1 0 52 26 +26 8
  South Africa 3 2 0 1 85 21 +74 7
  Scotland 3 1 0 2 28 65 −37 5
  Russia 3 0 1 2 27 90 −63 4
8 April 2016
19:16
Scotland   28–15   Russia

8 April 2016
20:50
South Africa   14–21   England

9 April 2016
13:32
Scotland   0–19   England

9 April 2016
13:54
South Africa   50–0   Russia

9 April 2016
17:32
England   12–12   Russia

9 April 2016
17:54
South Africa   31–0   Scotland

Pool CEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  United States 3 3 0 0 69 26 +43 9
  Australia 3 2 0 1 80 29 +51 7
  Argentina 3 1 0 2 38 54 −16 5
  Portugal 3 0 0 3 12 90 −79 3
8 April 2016
18:54
United States   21–5   Portugal

8 April 2016
20:28
Australia   28–0   Argentina

9 April 2016
12:48
United States   26–14   Argentina

9 April 2016
13:10
Australia   45–7   Portugal

9 April 2016
16:48
Argentina   24–0   Portugal

9 April 2016
17:10
Australia   7–22   United States

Pool DEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  Fiji 3 3 0 0 112 27 +85 9
  Wales 3 2 0 1 74 60 +14 7
  Canada 3 1 0 2 58 57 +1 5
  South Korea 3 0 0 3 28 128 −100 3
8 April 2016
18:32
Wales   40–14   South Korea

8 April 2016
20:06
Fiji   19–17   Canada

9 April 2016
12:02
Wales   24–10   Canada

9 April 2016
12:24
Fiji   57–0   South Korea

9 April 2016
16:02
Canada   31–14   South Korea

9 April 2016
16:24
Fiji   36–10   Wales

Knockout stageEdit

ShieldEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
10 April 2016 – 09:30 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
 
  France 45
 
10 April 2016 – 13:30 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  South Korea0
 
  South Korea 7
 
10 April 2016 – 09:52 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Russia22
 
  Argentina 22
 
10 April 2016 – 17:00 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Russia0
 
  Russia19
 
10 April 2016 – 10:14 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Canada14
 
  Canada 10
 
10 April 2016 – 13:52 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Samoa19
 
  Canada 19
 
10 April 2016 – 10:36 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Portugal5
 
  Scotland 5
 
 
  Portugal0
 

BowlEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
10 April 2016 – 09:30 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
 
  France 45
 
10 April 2016 – 14:14 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  South Korea0
 
  France7
 
10 April 2016 – 09:52 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Argentina14
 
  Argentina 22
 
10 April 2016 – 17:30 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Russia0
 
  Argentina26
 
10 April 2016 – 10:14 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Scotland0
 
  Canada 10
 
10 April 2016 – 14:36 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Samoa 19
 
  Samoa14
 
10 April 2016 – 10:36 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Scotland19
 
  Scotland 5
 
 
  Portugal 0
 

PlateEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
10 April 2016 – 10:58 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
 
  New Zealand 17
 
10 April 2016 – 15:00 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Wales7
 
  Wales0
 
10 April 2016 – 11:20 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  United States27
 
  United States 0
 
10 April 2016 – 18:00 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  South Africa28
 
  United States0
 
10 April 2016 – 11:42 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  England19
 
  Fiji 12
 
10 April 2016 – 15:22 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Kenya10
 
  Kenya0
 
10 April 2016 – 12:04 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  England33
 
  England 5
 
 
  Australia14
 

CupEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
10 April 2016 – 10:58 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
 
  New Zealand 17
 
10 April 2016 – 15:44 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Wales7
 
  New Zealand 12
 
10 April 2016 – 11:20 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  South Africa7
 
  United States 0
 
10 April 2016 – 19:00 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  South Africa28
 
  New Zealand 7
 
10 April 2016 – 11:42 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Fiji21
 
  Fiji 12
 
10 April 2016 – 16:06 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Kenya10
 
  Fiji 34
 
10 April 2016 – 12:04 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Australia5 Third place
 
  England 5
 
10 April 2016 – 18:30 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Australia14
 
  South Africa14
 
 
  Australia12
 

World Series QualifierEdit

Pool stageEdit

Pool EEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  Germany 3 2 1 0 74 19 +55 8
  Zimbabwe 3 2 1 0 68 26 +42 8
  Hong Kong 3 1 0 2 55 31 +24 5
  Cayman Islands 3 0 0 3 5 126 −121 3
8 April 2016
14:28
Zimbabwe   14–14   Germany

8 April 2016
14:50
Hong Kong   43–0   Cayman Islands

8 April 2016
16:40
Zimbabwe   35–5   Cayman Islands

8 April 2016
17:02
Hong Kong   5–12   Germany

9 April 2016
9:44
Germany   48–0   Cayman Islands

9 April 2016
10:50
Zimbabwe   19–7   Hong Kong

Pool FEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  Spain 3 3 0 0 93 0 +93 9
  Chile 3 2 0 1 48 40 +8 7
  Mexico 3 1 0 2 31 85 −54 5
  Papua New Guinea 3 0 0 3 22 69 −47 3
8 April 2016
13:44
Spain   33–0   Papua New Guinea

8 April 2016
14:06
Chile   29–14   Mexico

8 April 2016
15:56
Spain   41–0   Mexico

8 April 2016
16:18
Chile   19–7   Papua New Guinea

9 April 2016
9:22
Papua New Guinea   15–17   Mexico

9 April 2016
10:28
Spain   19–0   Chile

Pool GEdit

Teams Pld W D L PF PA +/− Pts
  Japan 3 3 0 0 112 0 +112 9
  Morocco 3 1 1 1 38 81 −43 6
  Tonga 3 1 0 2 43 55 −12 5
  Brazil 3 0 1 2 24 81 −57 4
8 April 2016
13:00
Japan   36–0   Brazil

8 April 2016
13:22
Tonga   17–19   Morocco

8 April 2016
15:12
Japan   45–0   Morocco

8 April 2016
15:34
Tonga   26–5   Brazil

9 April 2016
9:00
Brazil   19–19   Morocco

9 April 2016
10:06
Japan   31–0   Tonga

Knockout stageEdit

 
Qualifier QuarterfinalsQualifier Semi-finalsQualifier Final
 
          
 
9 April 2016 – 18:16 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
 
  Spain7
 
10 April 2016 – 12:26 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Hong Kong12
 
  Hong Kong17
 
9 April 2016 – 18:38 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Germany7
 
  Germany19
 
10 April 2016 – 16:30 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Morocco14
 
  Hong Kong 14
 
9 April 2016 – 19:00 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Japan 24
 
  Zimbabwe19
 
10 April 2016 – 12:48 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Chile5
 
  Zimbabwe 0
 
9 April 2016 – 19:22 – Hong Kong Stadium
 
  Japan 22
 
  Japan33
 
 
  Tonga0
 

External linksEdit