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Fancy Dress Fun At The Dubai Rugby Sevens

Dec 02, 2016

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Published on 02/12/2016

Thousands of fans are turning up in fancy dress at the biggest sporting and social event in the UAE and enjoying world-class rugby action on pitch 1 with the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series now well under way.

Now in its 47th year, the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is known as one of the biggest fancy dress parties on the circuit with fans dressing up as Mario Brothers, unicorns and jockeys this weekend!

The HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series is seeing Rio 2016 gold medal winners battle against Canada, Wales and Argentina. South Africa, USA, Scotland and Uganda are battling it out in Pool B, New Zealand, England, Samoa and Russia are meeting in Pool C and there’s another four-way fight between Australia, Kenya, France and Japan.

The HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series continues today with the final on pitch 1 at 17:15. 

Over 20,000 fans visited the Rugby Sevens on ‘Terrific Thursday’ and the numbers will continue to rocket as party-goers and rugby fans are making the most of the long weekend and enjoying strong entertainment on pitch 1 including, the Tina Turner act and the DHL Diva Dancers as well as an array of activities provided by sponsors in the popular rugby village. 

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