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Great Britain National Rugby Sevens Team

There were incredible scenes across Fiji on Friday as their men's rugby sevens team steamrolled Great Britain to clinch the island nation's first ever Olympic medal, and a gold one at that.


The 15 best moments from the Rio Olympics so far: August 16, 2016 - 5. The Fiji men's rugby sevens gold medal - Team Fiji secured the first gold medal their small island nation has ever taken home when they beat Great Britain in rugby sevens.

from Mashable

Fiji wins first-ever gold medal, entire country loses it

Fiji supporters celebrare following the Men's rugby sevens gold medal match between Fiji and Great Britain.

The New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) is the governing body for the sport of rugby league football in New Zealand. The NZRL was founded on the 25 April 1910 in preparation for a tour of Great Britain that same year. The NZRL administers the Kiwis, the New Zealand national team. Currently they manage the National Competition, a seven Zone national competition played at 15s, 17s and Premier grades. The premier competition is known as the Pirtek National Premiership.

from CNN

Olympics 2016: Team GB unified in bid for sevens gold in Rio -

The concept of a united Britain may have taken a hit in recent times, but Team GB's three-nation rugby sevens squad is focused on winning gold at the Rio Olympics.

Best pictures of the week in Rio - Fiji win the gold at the the Rio Olympics 2016 Men's Rugby Sevens gold medal match between Fiji and Great Britain. This was the Pacific Island nation’s first ever Olympic medal. Picture: Adam Head

#RIO2016 Fiji's Leone Nakarawa celebrates scoring a try in the mens rugby sevens gold medal match between Fiji and Britain during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games...