Tickets on sale for Houston Women's Sevens

(IRB.COM) Wednesday 5 December 2012
 
 Tickets on sale for Houston Women's Sevens
USA's women battled to win the Bowl at Round 1 of the World Series in Dubai

Tickets have gone on sale for the second round of the IRB Women's Sevens World Series, the USA Women's Rugby Sevens in Houston, Texas on 1-2 February 2013.

The BBVA Compass Stadium will host the tournament and two-day passes, starting at just $15, are now available to purchase online, or at the venue.

The event will donate $1 per ticket to the Houston Area Women’s Center, a charity which gives services and support to survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.axs.com or www.bbvacompassstadium.com, or by calling 888-929-7849.

The IRB and USA Rugby awarded Houston a multi-year deal to host the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series, at which 12 international women’s teams will compete in the Olympic sport of Rugby Sevens.

In the first round of the Series, New Zealand's women took the honours, beating surprise package South Africa in the final, while other non-traditional rugby nations such as Russia and Netherlands also served notice that they are rapidly improving on the world stage.

WORLD SERIES STANDINGS >>

In Houston, the six core teams set to compete in all four rounds - Australia, Canada, England, Netherlands, New Zealand and the United States - will come up against Brazil, South Africa, Russia, Japan, Argentina, and Trinidad & Tobago.

Video: Round 1 knock-out highlights - Dubai

WSWS - USA

Round 2
15-16 Feb 2014

Venue: Fifth-Third Bank Stadium, Kennesaw State University
City: Atlanta
Capacity: 8500

 
Series Standings
TeamPts
1New ZealandNew Zealand96
2AustraliaAustralia92
3CanadaCanada80
4EnglandEngland60
5RussiaRussia56
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Photos
  • USA - Plate Winners at the Atlanta Sevens
  • Netherlands - Bowl winners at Atlanta Sevens
  • New Zealand - Atlanta Sevens Winners