Cook Islands national rugby union team (sevens)

Cook Islands national rugby union team (sevens)

Cook Islands Sevens
Union Cook Islands Rugby Union
Nickname(s) Cookies
Coach(es) Chad Tuoro
Kenya sevens team playing the Cook Islands at 2014 Commonwealth Games
Fiji playing the Cook Islands

The Cook Islands national rugby union sevens is a minor national sevens side. They qualified for the 2014 Hong Kong Sevens tournament and played in the World Series Qualifier's.[1]

Tournament history

A red box around the year indicates tournaments played within the Cook Islands

Summer Olympics

Olympics Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
2016 Not Qualified Yet
Total 0 Titles 0/0 - - - -

IRB World Cup Sevens

World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
1993-2013 Did Not Qualify
Total 0 Titles 0/0 0 0 0 0

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
1998 Plate Winners 9th 7 5 2 0
2002 Bowl Quarter Finalst 11th 4 1 3 0
2006 Bowl Quarter Finalst 13th 4 1 3 0
2010 Did Not Qualify
2014 Bowl Finalst 10th 6 3 3 0
2018 Not Qualifed Yet
Total 0 Titles 4/5 21 10 11 0

Rugby Sevens at the 2006 Commonwealth Games

At the 2006 Commonwealth Games, the Cook Islands' team was in Group C of the Sevens tournament. Their results were as follows:

  • England 35–5 Cook Islands
  • Australia 28–19 Cook Islands
  • Cook Islands 47–0 Sri Lanka
Final standing in Group Table:
Team Played Wins Draws Losses Points Difference Points
 England 3 3 0 0 +93 9
 Australia 3 2 0 1 +80 7
 Cook Islands 3 1 0 2 +8 5
 Sri Lanka 3 0 0 3 -181 3

Current Squad

Squad to 2014 Commonwealth Games[2]

  • Ashley Drake
  • Harry Berryman
  • Sean Fletcher
  • James Iopu
  • Junior Kiria
  • Koiatu Koiatu
  • Simon Marcel
  • Greg Mullany
  • Teu Paerau
  • Josh Petero
  • James Raea
  • Junior Taia

See also

References

  1. ^ Series qualifying - Hong Kong
  2. ^ "RUGBY 7S Cook Islands Team". 2014. Retrieved 28 July 2014.