The 2021 World 7s Series will commence on Saturday 18 to Sunday 19 September 2021 at the BC Place Stadium in Canada.
Kenya 7s will have five players making their first appearance in the series. The five are Timothy Mmasi, Mark Kwemoi, Derrick Keyoga, Levy Amunga, and Alvin Marube.
The other seven have World 7s Series experience with a total of 195 tournaments between them. Willy Ambaka is the most experienced player in the squad having played in 50 tournaments.
Billy Odhiambo is the second most capped player in the squad with 48 tournaments. Captain Nelson Oyoo with 36 caps, Jeff Oluoch 22 caps, Daniel Taabu 15 caps, Alvin Otieno 10, Harold Anduvate two caps complete the list.
Debutantes Great Britain will head to the event as the most experienced side with 255 tournaments between the selected players. Tom Bowen with 49, Jamie Farndale 43, and Luke Treharne with 40 tournaments in the series are the most experienced players in the squad.
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South Africa have captain Siviwe Soyizwapi as their most experienced player with 30 caps. Zain Davids 22, Ryan Oosthuizen 21, Muller du Plessis, 14 are part of the squad.
USA have seven players making their first World 7s Series appearance.
Vancouver 7s Squads
Numbers denote Caps per player
* Denotes debuting players
South Africa: Christie Grobbelaar*, Ryan Oosthuizen 21, Sakoyisa Makata 9, Zain Davids 22, Angelo Davids 6, JC Pretorius 10, Ronald Brown* Shaun Williams* Darren Adonis* Dewald Human 9, Siviwe Soyizwapi (c) 30, Muller du Plessis 14, James Murphy 4, Team Total 125
Kenya 7s: Daniel Taabu 15, Harold Anduvate 2, Alvin Otieno 10, Levy Amunga* Billy Odhiambo 48, Jeff Oluoch 22, Timothy Mmasi*, Herman Humwa 12, Nelson Oyoo (c) 36, Mark Kwemoi* Derrick Keyoga* Willy Ambaka 50, Alvin Marube* Team Total 195
Mexico: David Hernández Núñez* Ricardo Ancira* Nicolas Falcon* Patricio Falcón (c)* Fernando Mendoza* Luc Martin* Mike Villalobos* Raúl Barrón García* José Lárraga Martínez* Alejandro Revilla Beltrán* José Velasco Pons* Enrique Carmona* Team Total 0
Spain: Mana Williams*, Pau Aira*, Enrique Bolinches, Miguel Reina*, Manu Moreno*, Jaime Mata 4, Pol Pla 21, Juan Martinez (c) 5, Emilien Cabale* Arnau Andres 1, Josep Serres*, Alberto Carmona, Team Total 31
Great Britain: Luke Treharne 40, Tom Emery 5, Alex Davis 24, Morgan Williams 16, Jamie Farndale 43, Robbie Fergusson (c) 25, Calum Randle 1, Tom Bowen 49, Jamie Barden 6, Ross McCann 16, Paddy Kelly 4, Max McFarland 26, Freddie Roddick* Team Total 255
Ireland: Ben Moxham* Liam Turner 5, Conor Phillips* Bryan Mollen (c) 8, Shane Jennings* Steven Kilgallen* Niall Comerford* Sean Cribbin 1, Mark Roche 8, Ed Kelly, Sean Kearns*, Gavin Mullin*, Chris Cosgrave* Team Total 22
Jamaica: Josh Jacas* 2 Samuel Rees* Jack Rampton* Nic Franklyn* Lucas Roy-Smith* Conan Osborne (c)* Fabian Turner* Nathan Annakie* Oshane Edie (c)* Anthony Bingham* Ashley Smith* Ben Jones-Bishop* Mark Phillips*
HONG KONG: Max Woodward (c), 3 Callum McCullough*, Michael Coverdale 2, Harry Sayers 1, Jamie Hood 6, Lee Cado 3, Russell Webb 1, Max Denmark* James Christie* Hugo Stiles 1, Seb Brien 1, Liam Herbert 1, Pierce West* Team Total 19
USA Jack Wendling*, Christian Dyer*, Gavan D’Amore*, Matai Leuta 40, Joe Schroeder 12, Kevon Williams (c) 27, Naima Fuala’au 8, David Still*, Adam Channel*, Cody Melphy 6, Malacchi Esdale*, Martin Iosefo 46, Jerome Nale* Team Total 139
Canada: Phil Berna (c) 26, Jake Thiel 17, Matt Oworu* Nicholas Allen* Alex Russell* Ciaran Breen * Jack Carson* Matthew Percillier * Brennig Prevost * Josiah Morra 14 Andrew Coe 13, Elias Ergas* Anton Ngongo* Team Total 70
Germany: Anjo Buckman* Bastian van der Bosch* John Dawe* Niklas Koch * Samuel Rainger* Marcel Coetzee* Carlos Soteras Merz (c)* Ben Ellermann* Phil Szczesny* Robin Pluempe* Manasah Sita 9 Team Total 9
Chile: Felipe Brangier 4, Luca Strabucchi* Agustín Planella* Jose Alcerreca * Sebastian Berti * Juan Bascuñan* Santiago Edwards* Dante Marchese* Diego Warnken* Joaquin Huici (c) 2 Julio Blanc 4, Giorgio Moltedo, Arturo Iriarte* Team Total 10