After what was the first contest in which The Pumas 7’s became champions, this weekend will take place the second stage of the Madrid Rugby 7’s International Tournament. Organized by the Spanish Rugby Federation, with the help of the Madrid City Council and the Community of Madrid, in addition to the sponsorship of World Rugby, the event will serve as a preparation for the Tokyo Olympics.
In the men’s draw, the Pumas 7’s, United States, Kenya will be present, three selected that have already achieved their qualification for the Olympic Games; in addition to the host, Spain, Portugal as the guest team and Chile that will be in place of France. In the women’s competition, the North American, African and French teams will repeat, in addition to the Spanish, and the teams of Poland and Russia will join.
The Madrid Rugby 7s International Tournament will be held at the facilities of the Complutense University, an emblematic place of Spanish rugby, which is already used to representing important international events in the XV rugby mode.
The Pumas 7’s debut on Saturday, February 27, with the following Argentine schedules:
07.28 Argentina – Spain
9.50 Argentina – Portugal
12.34 Argentina – Chile
Sunday February 28:
06.36 Argentina – United States
09.42 Argentina – Kenya
Complete fixture for the first weekend