The Western Sydney Sevens is Australia’s newest premier invitational Rugby Sevens event in Sydney outside the World Series, which is an exciting sporting spectacle for Western Sydney and NSW. The short, fast, aggressive game is well tailored to modern sporting audiences that demand pace and excitement. With teams competing in Under 17s Girls and Boys and Premier Adult Men’s and Women’s for the inaugural Diggers Cup over the weekend of Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th November 2018.
The Western Sydney Sevens is about the cultivation of a culture around Rugby Union that can flourish into a viable and annual premier competition and community event. As the sport grows in terms of exposure and participation of which the Western Sydney Sevens tournament will be a massive draw card and driver for this new form now and in the future. The Tournament will be played at Lidcombe Oval in Sydney’s West.
The DIGGERS CUP Tournament is in acknowledgement of the commitment and sacrifice of our Veterans and all service men and women across all arms of Defence who protect our nation.
With the support of RSL and Services Clubs across Western Sydney and the Veterans Benevolent Fund, the DIGGERS CUP will be developed as the premier Rugby Sevens event in Sydney, reflecting the honour and bravery of our Diggers, wherever and whenever they served.
The game of Rugby has a long & proud history with our Defence Forces and it is fitting that the net profits from this Tournament will be donated to the Veterans Benevolent Fund to support services for ex-services personnel and their families.
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!!!
- $2 Donation on entry - Friday 2nd November
- $10 One Day Pass - Saturday 3rd or Sunday 4th November
- $15 Two Day Pass - Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th November
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