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Rugby in 7: Romania promotes to Grand Prix Seven elite division

Rugby in 7: Romania promotes to Grand Prix Seven elite division

Romania’s rugby team in 7 has promoted to the Grand Prix Seven – the League 1 of European rugby in 7. Romania defeated Belgium 35-5 in the final, winning also the second round of the Rugby Sevens Trophy, the second European League, in Siauliai, Lithuania, rfi.ro informs.

In the semi-final, Romania defeated Latvia 40-0 and in the quarter-final defeated Israel 17-10.

In the group’s stage, Romania defeated Latvia 38-0 and Ukraine 33-0, but was defeated by Luxembourg 22-24.

At the end of the season, the first team in the general rankings is promoted to Rugby Europe Grand Prix – League 1.

Rugby in 7 is an Olympic sport and follows the same rules as rugby in 15, the difference is that the match lasts 14 minutes divided in two halves.

 

Photo: Rugby Europe TV

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