Canada wins the Challenge Cup in Paris!

The Canadian men had a disappointing first day of the Paris 7s – losing to Samoa, 21-19, Spain 24-19 and finally to the U.S. 26-12.

They rebounded on Sunday with a trio of victories, starting with a 31-12 win over Whales, followed by a 41-28 win over England and finished the 2018-19 World Rugby Sevens Series with a win in the Challenge Trophy Finals, beating Ireland 28-12

They will next be gearing up for the Rugby Americas North (RAN) Sevens 2020 Olympic Qualifier in July in the Cayman Islands.

The 2019 World Standings are as follows:

  • 1. Fiji
  • 2. USA
  • 3. New Zealand
  • 4. South Africa
  • 5. England
  • 6. Samoa
  • 7. Australia
  • 8. France
  • 9. Argentina
  • 10. Scotland
  • 11. Canada
  • 12. Spain
  • 13. Kenya
  • 14. Whales