The HSBC Sydney Sevens was a thrilling spectacle of rugby, which resulted in a huge third tournament win of the series for South Africa. Throughout the course of the weekend, there were some fantastic images and here are a selection of the best.
TUWAI AND STOWERS EMBRACE
Fji's Jerry Tuwai and New Zealand's Sherwin Stowers show their friendship after a tense Cup quarter-final in Sydney.
Fijiana's Lavenia Tinai manages to get away from Australia's Tiana Penitani during their match on day one of the women's tournament.
RODWELL STEPS OUT
England's James Rodwell is tackled by Kenya's Willy Ambaka on day one of the men's tournament. England went on to make the final, losing out to South Africa.
LANDRY v CASLICK
One of the stand out matches of the weekend was the women's Cup semi-final between Canada and Australia which involved a great break from Ghislaine Landry and equally good chase from Charlotte Caslick.
NORTON ENTERS RECORD BOOKS
England's Dan Norton became the second highest try scorer of all-time at the HSBC Sydney Sevens, overtaking Argentina's Santiago Gomez Cora.
GREEN HITS THE GAS
Australia's Ellia Green was in imperious form in Sydney, causing issues for all opponents she faced.
SENATLA BOWS OUT
South Africa's Seabelo Senatla played his final tournament of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2016-17 in Sydney, scoring nine tries and scooping the HSBC Player of the Final award.