SEA 7’s – Another preparation for national 7’s
13 April 2017 – Both Men and Women will take part in the South East Asia 7’s which will take place in Singapore. The tournament will start on 14th April, Friday while the final match will take place on Saturday, as that will be part of the upcoming HSBC Singapore Seven’s World Series.
8 teams including Malaysia will take part in the Men category. Malaysia is in the Group A along side Thailand, Laos and Singapore B while Group B consist of Singapore A, Philippines, Brunei and Indonesia. Malaysia will start the tournament against the host, Singapore B where it is schedule to kick of at 11.00am.
As for Women, there are only 6 teams participate in the tournament. Thailand, Malaysia and Laos are in Group A. Group B will see matches between the host nation, Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia. Malaysia Women will have the earliest match as they will go agaist Thailand in the 10.00am match.
This is the next test tournament for the national team where they target to grab gold in the upcoming SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur. This tournament will give clear indication on the team capability before the big target. Both team joined Borneo Seven’s back in March which saw them did well dispite injury problem especially to the Men team.
The list of players and managements are as follow
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