Olympic Games: the figures to follow closely in the men’s Sevens

Fiji, without its top figure for the duels against the All Blacks in the July window

The Olympic Games, which will have the presence of The Pumas 7s (They will debut this Sunday against Australia) will have several prominent figures in rugby Seven that will attract even more the attention of the fans.

The inclusion of Sami radradra in Fiji, he further strengthened the favoritism of the islanders to win the gold medal again. With a past in the reduced game national team, the Bristol Bears back will put on the Fiji jersey in reduced game mode, after doing so officially for the last time in 2018.

Another of those selected that will have a category incorporation will be Australia. The designation of Samu Kerevi at the roster of 12 he will give him a break man that any national team would like to have in their ranks. At 27, the center, with a presence in Japanese rugby, will rival Los Pumas 7s in the debut of both teams in the competition.

One of the main stars of the world circuit will also be present at the Olympic event. The speedy American wing, Perry Baker, He will seek to strike with his team and forget the passage through Rio 2016, when they were left out of the fight for the gold medal after finishing third in the group zone.

For its part, although it will be a reserve in the New Zealand squad, the inclusion of Caleb Clarke. The wing of the Blues and All Blacks proved to be an unbalanced player and, if he can add minutes on the field, he will undoubtedly capture several of the eyes.

Finally, another of the great stars that the Games will have will be the Irishman, Greg O´Shea, who has played in the Sevens team in his country since 2017. However, his fame does not correspond absolutely to what he has done on the field of play. Winner of the television program “Love Island” two years ago, O’Shea has more than a million followers on networks and will undoubtedly be a focus of attraction for fans.

See the complete fixture of the tournament here.

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