We pick seven players set to weave their magic at the opening round of the HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Dubai this week.
Dubai Sevens All eyes on Dubai as road to Rio commences
The Dubai Sevens will open the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series for both the men and the women on 3 December, in what is the biggest year ever for the sport of rugby sevens.
HSBC Women's Sevens: Dubai Quirky insight: Women's sevens series can't start soon enough
In her first exclusive column, Australia's Alicia Quirk - known as Quirky to her team-mates - gives an insight into life as a sevens player preparing for a new season.
Dubai Sevens Social's golden for road to Rio
With a revamped series about to kick off, we run through the exciting social media plans set to take the series to the next level.
Olympic Games Japan's women book ticket to Rio
Japan’s women’s sevens team will join their male counterparts at the 2016 Olympic Games after winning the Asia Rugby qualifier in Tokyo.