Fiji's rugby sevens head coach Gareth Baber has decided to extend his deal to ensure he leads the national team into Tokyo 2020, where they will aim to defend the country's Olympic title from 2016.
New Zealand have been crowned men's and women's champions for the 2020 edition of the World Rugby Sevens Series after the competition was concluded early due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rugby Belize founder Tony Gillings has set an ambitious target of the country qualifying for the rugby sevens tournament at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
Australian rugby sevens player Lewis Holland has made a temporary return to the 15s game after the postponement of the Olympic Games in Tokyo left himself and his team-mates' future financially uncertain.
Kenki Fukuoka, one of the stars of Japan's run to the quarter-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, has abandoned his plans to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
New Zealand's rugby sevens co-captain Scott Curry has said he will stay on to compete at the now-postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics, despite reports that he was planning to quit the sport.
Rugby Australia are hoping to lure future star Joseph Suaalii for the now-postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics, after the 16-year-old was initially too young to be part of the nation's rugby sevens team.
South African rugby union star Cheslin Kolbe has said he will make himself available for selection for the British and Irish Lions Tour next year instead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Fiji rugby sevens star Jasa Veremalua has said he will not compete at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics, now that the event has been moved to 2021.
Hong Kong Rugby Union (HKRU) has axed 12 of its 116 full-time employees as it reduces its costs during the coronavirus pandemic, with its Sevens competition also under threat due to the crisis.
Sir Bill Beaumont has vowed that he is "a good listener" and will seek to "reunite" rugby union after winning a second term as World Rugby chairman.
The Tokyo 2020 rugby sevens test event has been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak as Games organisers continue to face disruption to their preparations.
South Africa won the Los Angeles Sevens after staging a superb comeback to beat Fiji in the final.
Germany won the first leg of the inaugural men's World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series in Chile.
Both the Hong Kong Sevens and Singapore Sevens have been postponed due to coronavirus, World Rugby confirmed today.