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MEDIA OPPORTUNITY – Wales series Singha Premiership 7s

Please see below for information on the media opportunity for the Wales series Singha Premiership 7s.

Date: Monday 11th July 2016
Time: 3.30pm
Venue: BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park

Format: Interview opportunities with all four regions 7s Coaches and Players plus Wales 7s core players ahead of the Welsh leg of the Singha Premiership 7s on July 22nd at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.  All four regions will be in action with two clubs going through from the Welsh leg to the final against English Premiership Clubs.

The following personnel will be available for pictures with the tournament trophy and interviews about the forthcoming competition and development of rugby 7s.

Ospreys: Dafydd Howells
Newport Gwent Dragons: Nick Wakley, George Gasson
Scarlets: Dai Flanagan, Tom Williams
Cardiff Blues – 7s player and coach tbc
Wales 7s players – Adam Thomas, Owen Jenkins, Ben Roach, Ethan Davies

Any specific requests should be addressed in advance to the media contacts below.

Please report to Antonia Lamont (PRW) or Mike Brown (Cardiff Blues) at main reception at the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park. Parking is provided at the stadium.

Details: Singha Premiership 7s Series

It is an exciting time for rugby 7s with the sport about to make its first appearance at the Olympic Games since 1924. And the Singha 7s, the only 7s tournament that sees our four Welsh Regions compete against England's 12 Premiership Rugby clubs. It is the leading club 7s event in a summer packed with 7s action and current champions are the Newport Gwent Dragons.

Group A
Date: 7pm, Friday 22 July
Venue: BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park
 
Cardiff Blues
Newport Gwent Dragons
Ospreys
Scarlets
 
19.00 – 19.20    Scarlets v Cardiff Blues
19.25 – 19.45    Ospreys v Newport Gwent Dragons
19.55 – 20.15    Ospreys v Scarlets
20.20 – 20.40    Cardiff Blues v Newport Gwent Dragons
20.50 – 21.10    Scarlets v Newport Gwent Dragons
21.15 – 21.35    Ospreys v Cardiff Blues

MEDIA CONTACT DETAILS:

Antonia Lamont, Pro Rugby Wales, antonia@prorugbywales.com – 07974 421665
Mike Brown, Cardiff Blues, Mike.Brown@cardiffblues.com, 07967 840710
Peter Owen, Ospreys, peter.owen@ospreysrugby.com, 07958042557
Katie Vizard, Newport Gwent Dragons, katie.vizard@rodneyparadeltd.com, 07891 217956
Nerys Jones, Scarlets, nerys@scarlets.cymru, 07970 601597
Liz Jones, WRU, ljones@wru.wales

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