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Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens

Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens

Date: 26 Nov – 28 Nov 2020 Category: Sports



Along with the thrilling action on the field, there will be plenty of activities for all ages including family friendly games, dedicated spaces for children and a sprawling food village.



Back in 1970, only a few players and a handful of fans were seen along the touchline. The Staffordshire Regiment were the first ever Dubai Rugby Sevens champions. Throughout the 70s era, new innovations made the tournament bigger and better every year.

In 1987, the association with Emirates Airline began and by 1996 Dubai hosted a qualifying round of the World Cup Sevens.  In 1999, Dubai hosted a leg of the International Rugby Board’s Sevens


The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is the longest running sports event in the Middle East. The event draws in record-breaking crowds, broadcasting the event has become huge. The Dubai Sevens is broadcast to bigger global audiences every year, proof of just how popular sevens rugby has become.


Hours: 07:30 – 23:30

Contact: The Sevens Al Ain Road, E66 Dubai – United Arab Emirates. Tel.: +971 4 809 6605 Web:

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