South Africa 7s head coach Neill Powell has named an experienced 12-man squad ahead of the 2017/18 World 7s series that gets underway with the Dubai 7s on 1-2 December.

The series defending champions have recalled regulars Kyle Brown,Kwagga Smith,Justin Geduld and Seabelo Senatla.

Rookie Marco Labuschagne is the most inexperienced member in the squad having made his debut last seasonplaying only two matches.

At Dubai,Powell’s charges will face Kenya 7s,Uganda as well as Canada who were crowned Singapore 7s champions last season.

South Africa 7s

1.Chris Dry 2.Phillip Snyman 3.Tim Aggaba 4.Kwaga Smith 5.Werner Kok 6.Kyle Brown 7.Branco Du Preez 8.Rosko Specman 9.Justin Geduld 10.Cecil Afrika 11.Seabelo Senatla 12.Marco Labuschagne