HSBC Glendale 7s Rugby Final squads have been announced for the new opening round of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series which kicks off at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado on Saturday. There is everything to play for this season as teams compete not only to take home the coveted series title but also secure their ticket to Tokyo 2020 with the world series acting as principle route for Olympic qualification. Check here for live stream
In Pool A series champions Australia will be looking to retain their title as they face Russia and Spain, who placed sixth and seventh respectively last season, and newcomers Mexico.
Pool B features recent Rugby World Cup Sevens champions New Zealand alongside hosts USA, a new-look England side that features five series debutantes, including former 15s player Ellie Kildunne, and new core team China.
Rugby World Cup Sevens silver medalists France head Pool C and will face Canada, who finished fourth last season, an unchanged Ireland side and Fiji, who have named four rookie players including captain Sereima Leweniqila.
The action gets underway at 10:30 local time on Saturday (GMT-6) with Canada taking on Fiji.
Day 1 Colorado 7s on OCT 20 2018
HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2019 – Colorado
Match 1 CANADA 7S vs FIJI 7S ,kick off 10:30
Match 2 FRANCE 7S vs IRELAND 7S ,kick off 10:52
Match 3 USA 7S vs ENGLAND 7S, kick off 11:14
Match 4 NEW ZEALAND 7S vs CHINA 7S , kick off 11:36
Match 5 RUSSIA 7S vs SPAIN 7S , kick off 11:58
Match 6 AUSTRALIA 7S vs MEXICO 7S ,kick off 12:20
Match 7 CANADA 7S vs IRELAND 7S , kick off 13:14
Match 8 FRANCE 7S vs FIJI 7S , kick off 13:36
Match 9 USA 7S vs CHINA 7S ,kick off 13:58
Match 10 NEW ZEALAND 7S vs ENGLAND 7S ,kick off 14:20
Match 11 RUSSIA 7S vs MEXICO 7S ,kick off 14:42
Match 12 AUSTRALIA 7S vs SPAIN 7S ,kick off 15:04
Match 13 FIJI 7S vs IRELAND 7S ,kick off 15:58
Match 14 FRANCE 7S vs CANADA 7S , kick off 16:20
Match 15 ENGLAND 7S vs CHINA 7S ,kick off 16:42
Match 16 NEW ZEALAND 7S vs USA 7S ,kick off 17:04
Match 17 SPAIN 7S vs MEXICO 7S ,kick off 17:26
Match 18 AUSTRALIA 7S vs RUSSIA 7S ,kick off 17:48