|Union||Brunei Rugby Football Union|
|Captain(s)||Lim Shen Quan|
|World Cup Sevens|
The Brunei national rugby union sevens team is the national men's rugby team for Brunei.
The team competes in the IRB Asian Sevens Series.In 2009, the team defeated Laos and Indonesia during the inaugural IRB Asian Sevens Series in 2009.
In 2016, the team competed in the Borneo 7s in Sandakan and the Singapore SEA 7s. Brunei placed 6th out of 8, above Singapore development and Indonesia.
|2009-09-12||Shanghai||Did Not Compete|
|2009-10-24||Brunei||Plate Runners Up|
|2009-11-20||Kish Island||Did Not Compete|
|2009-11-27||Sri Lanka||Bowl Semi-Finalists|
Current Squad current squad As at 31 October 2009 for the Borneo and Sri Lanka tournaments:
|Faez Anuar||Bandar Blacks|
|Augustine Mulok||KB Pythons|
|Cassidy Enggau||KB Pythons|
|Christian Danial Wong||KB Pythons|
|Damian Donnavan||Bandar Blacks|
|George Pyrgos||No Club|
|Lim Shen Quan||Bandar Blacks|
|Muhammad Ziyad||KB Pythons|
|Nobel Lee||Bandar Blacks|
|Petrus Tuan||KB Pythons|
|Richard Chu||KB Pythons|
|Ronny Tarang||Bandar Blacks|
|Richard Gillam||Bandar Blacks|
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For main Top 5 Division, see: 2009 Asian Five Nations