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The Rugby Draw Has Been Made For The Olympic Games

Rugby RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MAY 20: The Olympic Rings are unveiled at a ceremony at Madureira Park May 20, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

The draw has been made for the Rugby 7s at the Olympic Games in Rio.

Great Britain has been handed a tough draw with New Zealand in their pool.

This will be the first time that rugby will feature at the Olympic Games since 1924, and there is a lot of hype surrounding the event. Favourites New Zealand, Fiji and South Africa will be kept apart, but there are plenty of quality sides who are capable of causing an upset.

Men’s draw:

Group A: Fiji, United States, Argentina, Brazil.

Group B: South Africa, Australia, France, Spain.

Group C: New Zealand, Britain, Kenya, Japan.

Women’s draw:

Group A: Australia, United States, Fiji, Colombia.

Group B: New Zealand, France, Spain, Kenya.

Group C: Brazil, Britain, Canada, Japan.

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Hat-tip to Yahoo.

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Author: The PA Team

This article was written by a member of The PA Team.