World Rugby has confirmed the pool draw for the London Sevens at Twickenham, the ninth and final round of the HSBC Sevens World Series 2014/15 on 16-17 May 2015.

After their Cup win at the eighth round of the Series in Glasgow, Fiji are top seeds and head Pool A, while runners-up New Zealand, third-placed England and the fourth semi-finalist USA head the remaining pools.


The 2014/15 season carries added significance because the top-ranked sides in the series qualify directly for the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016. Following their performances in Glasgow, South Africa, Fiji and New Zealand have all confirmed their place in Rio, with just the fourth and final spot still be decided.

Following the pool draw for round nine of the Series, which was made before the Cup final at Scotstoun Stadium, Fiji head Pool A in London and face Canada, Argentina and Samoa.

Glasgow runners-up New Zealand and defending series champions will play Australia, as well as Wales and Japan in Pool B. Hosts England head Pool C as the third-placed team in Scotland and face Scotland, Kenya and Brazil. USA, meanwhile, will play South Africa, France and Portugal.