Oceania Sevens

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Oceania Sevens
Oceania Sevens logo.png
Sport Rugby sevens
Inaugural season2008;13 years ago (2008)
Most recent
champion(s)
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia (4th title)
Most titlesFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji
Flag of Samoa.svg  Samoa (4 titles each)

The Oceania Sevens is an international rugby sevens competition organised by Oceania Rugby. It has been held regularly since 2008 to select the best men's national team in Oceania.

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Participating teams

Men's teams competing in the Oceania Sevens and their finishing positions are as follows (placings of host nations in bold):

Team 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Oceania teams
Flag of American Samoa.svg  American Samoa 6th6th5th8th7th7th7th9th
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 1st4th1st3rd4th1st3rd3rd*4th1st
Flag of the Cook Islands.svg  Cook Islands 3rd5th5th5th4th4th7th5th6th6th6th10th
Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji 2nd2nd1st1st1st1st2nd
Flag of Nauru.svg  Nauru 8th9th11th12th12th
New Caledonia flags merged (2017).svg  New Caledonia 9th11th8th9th8th14th
Flag of Niue.svg  Niue 4th4th6th8th10th13th15th
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 2nd2nd2nd7th
Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg  Papua New Guinea 5th3rd4th7th5th6th5th4th4th5th7th6th
Flag of Samoa.svg  Samoa 1st1st2nd1st2nd1st3rd3rd2nd3rd*3rd4th
Flag of the Solomon Islands.svg  Solomon Islands 6th10th7th7th9th6th10th9th9th8th
Flag of French Polynesia.svg  Tahiti 8th7th7th8th12th
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 2nd2nd3rd3rd3rd6th2nd5th7th5th5th
Flag of Tuvalu.svg  Tuvalu 8th13th11th11th
Flag of Vanuatu.svg  Vanuatu 7th6th8th11th10th13th
Invited teams
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 3rd
Number of teams868108812810131315
Notes:
* – an asterisk indicates a shared placing (e.g. 3rd* is equal third)

Summary of tournaments

Results by year

The table below is a summary of the men's finals matches at the Oceania Sevens since 2008:

YearHost cityFinalThird place match
GoldScoreSilverBronzeScoreFourth place
2008   Flag of Samoa.svg [1]
Apia
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
52–0Flag of Tonga.svg
Tonga
Flag of the Cook Islands.svg
Cook Islands
33–15Flag of Niue.svg
Niue
2009   Flag of French Polynesia.svg [2]
Papeete
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
31–14Flag of Tonga.svg
Tonga
Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg
Papua New Guinea
24–12Flag of Niue.svg
Niue
2010 Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Darwin
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
34–12Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
Flag of Tonga.svg
Tonga
12–7Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg
Papua New Guinea
2011 Flag of Samoa.svg
Apia
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
19–11Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
Flag of Tonga.svg
Tonga
28–12Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
2012 Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Sydney
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
12–7Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
Flag of Tonga.svg
Tonga
19–17Flag of the Cook Islands.svg
Cook Islands
2013 Flag of Fiji.svg
Suva
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
31–17Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
49–5Flag of the Cook Islands.svg
Cook Islands
2014 Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Noosa
Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
21–5Flag of New Zealand.svg
New Zealand
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
33–7Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
2015 Flag of New Zealand.svg
Auckland
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
50–0Flag of Tonga.svg
Tonga
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
54–0Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg
Papua New Guinea
2016 Flag of Fiji.svg
Suva
Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
28–19Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
25–0Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg
Papua New Guinea
2017 Flag of Fiji.svg
Suva
Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
26–0Flag of New Zealand.svg
New Zealand
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
Shared third placeFlag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
2018 Flag of Fiji.svg
Suva
Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
17–12Flag of New Zealand.svg
New Zealand
Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
14–12Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
2019 Flag of Fiji.svg
Suva
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
22–7Flag of Fiji.svg
Fiji
Flag of Japan.svg
Japan
26–21Flag of Samoa.svg
Samoa
2020No tournament in 2020 [3]
2021 Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Townsville
Scheduled for 25–17 June 2021Scheduled for 25–17 June 2021

Results by team

Updated after the 2019 edition:

Team1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th9thTop-3 AppsTop-6 AppsTotal Apps
Flag of Samoa.svg  Samoa 4341111212
Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji 43777
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 43371010
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 333116711
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 31334
Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg  Papua New Guinea 1342211012
Flag of the Cook Islands.svg  Cook Islands 1243111012
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan a 1111
Flag of Niue.svg  Niue 21127
Flag of American Samoa.svg  American Samoa 1231138
Flag of the Solomon Islands.svg  Solomon Islands 22328
Flag of Vanuatu.svg  Vanuatu 11116
Flag of French Polynesia.svg  Tahiti 225
New Caledonia flags merged (2017).svg  New Caledonia 226
Flag of Nauru.svg  Nauru 115
Flag of Tuvalu.svg  Tuvalu 14

Notes:

^a Invited team, not a member of Oceania Rugby.

See also

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References

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  2. "Oceania Sevens - Samoa defend title in Tahiti". Oceania Rugby. 17 November 2009. Archived from the original on 16 August 2013.
  3. "Sport: Oceania Sevens for 2020 cancelled". Radio New Zealand. 8 September 2020. Archived from the original on 7 September 2020.