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Gilbert Rugby News — Published on August 8 , 2014

Gilbert Rugby are delighted to announce that we are the Official ball of the Limerick World Club 7's. The announcement of this deal further strengthens Gilbert's position as the number 1 ball in World Rugby; the Gilbert Synergie X3 Sevens specific match balls are used in 8 out of 9 of the HSBC IRB Sevens World Series legs, throughout the IRB Women's World Sevens Series and will also be used in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow 2014.

The inaugural Limerick World Club 7s Festival is taking place at Thomond Park the weekend before this year's World Club 7s event in Twickenham with many of the same teams taking part in both.

On the 9th & 10th of August, Limerick will host some of the biggest names in club and provincial rugby from both Northern and Southern Hemispheres, with confirmed teams for the Limerick World Club 7s Festival including Saracens, New South Wales Waratahs, Stade Français, Moscow, Auckland, New York, Vancouver, South Africa's Blue Bulls and Western Province, and Munster Rugby.

For more information:

Limerick World Club 7s

To purchase tickets visit and for more details on the event see and join our social media and @WorldClubSevens on Twitter.


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