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Commonwealth Games rugby fixtures
By Raga House | Wed 27 Jul, 2022 12:31

Hot on the heels of the pools announcement, Birmingham 2022 has released the Commonwealth Games match schedule for the rugby sevens competition which will be held from 29-31 July at Coventry Stadium in England.

Kenya 7s will get their campaign at the Commonwealth Games Rugby Sevens competition underway with a match against Uganda at 12.50 pm EAT on Friday 29 July before taking on Jamaica at 8.58pm EAT the same day.

Gold Coast 2018 gold medallists, New Zealand will face Sri Lanka in their first match in the men’s competition and Canada in the women’s competition. In the second session of the day they will take on Samoa (men) and Sri Lanka (women).

England’s men will take on Samoa and Sri Lanka on the first day, with the big clash against New Zealand set to take place in the morning session of Saturday, 30 July. The women’s side will also face Sri Lanka on the first day, plus they will play Canada in the second session on 29 July, before they also face New Zealand during the third session of the competition.

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Scotland’s opening matches are against Tonga (men) and Fiji (women) and the women will also face Australia in the evening session on 29 July with the men up against Malaysia in the same session. Wales, who only feature in the men’s competition, will face Canada and Zambia on the opening day before taking on double Olympic champions Fiji the following day.

Australia women’s team, who won silver in the inaugural competition on the Gold Coast in 2018, will face South Africa in their opening match while their final pool match is against Fiji in the morning session on 30 July.

BIRMINGHAM 2022 MATCH SCHEDULE

29 July

First session (from 09:00 local time)

Women’s Pool B: Australia v South Africa
Women’s Pool B: Fiji v Scotland
Women’s Pool A: England v Sri Lanka
Women’s Pool A: New Zealand v Canada
Men’s Pool D: Australia v Jamaica
Men’s Pool D: Kenya v Uganda
Men’s Pool A: New Zealand v Sri Lanka
Men’s Pool A: England v Samoa
Men’s Pool B: South Africa v Malaysia
Men’s Pool B: Scotland v Tonga
Men’s Pool C: Canada v Wales
Men’s Pool C: Fiji v Zambia

Second session (from 17:30 local time)

Women’s Pool B: Fiji v South Africa
Women’s Pool B: Australia v Scotland
Women’s Pool A: New Zealand v Sri Lanka
Women’s Pool A: Canada v England
Men’s Pool D: Kenya v Jamaica
Men’s Pool D: Australia v Uganda
Men’s Pool A: England v Sri Lanka
Men’s Pool A: New Zealand v Samoa
Men’s Pool B: Scotland v Malaysia
Men’s Pool B: South Africa v Tonga
Men’s Pool C: Wales v Zambia
Men’s Pool C: Fiji v Canada

30 July

First session (from 09:00 local time)

Women’s Pool B: Scotland v South Africa
Women’s Pool B: Australia v Fiji
Women’s Pool A: Canada v Sri Lanka
Women’s Pool A: New Zealand v England
Men’s Pool D: Uganda v Jamaica
Men’s Pool D: Australia v Kenya
Men’s Pool A: Samoa v Sri Lanka
Men’s Pool A: New Zealand v England
Men’s Pool B: Tonga v Malaysia
Men’s Pool B: South Africa v Scotland
Men’s Pool C: Canada v Zambia
Men’s Pool C: Fiji v Wales

Second session (from 17:30 local time)

Women's 5-8 Semi-final 1
Women's 5-8 Semi-final 2
Men's 9-16 Quarter-final 1
Men's 9-16 Quarter-final 2
Men's 9-16 Quarter-final 3
Men's 9-16 Quarter-final 4
Women's Semi-final 1
Women's Semi-final 2
Men's Quarter-final 1
Men's Quarter-final 2
Men's Quarter-final 3
Men's Quarter-final 4

31 July

First session (from 10:30 local time)

Men's 13-16 Semi-final 1
Men's 13-16 Semi-final 2
Men's 9-12 Semi-final 1
Men's 9-12 Semi-final 2
Men's 5-8 Semi-final 1
Men's 5-8 Semi-final 2
Men's Semi-final 1
Men's Semi-final 2

Second session (from 18:00 local time)

Women's seventh-place play-off
Women's fifth-place play-off
Men's 13th-place play-off
Men's ninth-place play-off
Men's fifth-place play-off
Women's Bronze Medal Match
Men's Bronze Medal Match
Women's Gold Medal Match
Men's Gold Medal Match
Women's Medal Ceremony
Men's Medal Ceremony

-World Rugby 

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