We hear from the players for their post-match reaction after the Black Ferns Sevens took out the Kitakyushu title with a 24 - 12 win over France.
Not even the loss of Niall Williams to injury suffered just before their final against France at the HSBC Seven Series at Kitakyushu could put the New Zealand women off their game.
The NZ Under 18 Sevens team have beaten Australia in the final to claim the Oceania Under 18 Sevens tournament and move one step closer to a spot at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.
Backing up their Commonwealth Games gold medal winning effort New Zealand's Sevens Sisters claimed the Kitakyushu round of the HSBC Women's Series Series on Sunday.
Michaela Blyde and Stacey Waaka wrap up day one of the Kitakyushu Sevens which saw the Black Ferns Sevens finish top of Pool B.
The Black Ferns Sevens have continued their great form from the Commonwealth Games by going unbeaten on day one at the Kitakyushu Sevens and setting up a quarterfinal showdown with China.
We catch up with Huia Harding who will become the latest player to wear the Black Ferns Sevens jersey when she makes her debut in Kitakyushu this weekend.
With most eyes on the Black ferns Sevens in Japan this weekend, the next wave of sevens talent is in Sydney competing at the Oceania Under 18 Sevens Championships.
On a high after their Commonwealth Games gold medal performance, the Black Ferns Sevens will look to make it back-to-back Kitakyushu Sevens titles when the tournament kicks off this Saturday (NZT).
On the back of a successful Commonwealth Games campaign, Black Ferns Sevens Coach Allan Bunting has named the Black Ferns Sevens team to take on the HSBC Kitakyushu Sevens in Japan this weekend.
Check out the social media reaction for New Zealand’s historic double gold rugby sevens win at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
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