(From left) rugby sevens player Tom Mitchell, Ennis-Hill, Daley, and Welsh Paralympic sprinter Olivia Breeze model the new attire

Jessica Ennis-Hill and Tom Daley unveil Team GB kit for Rio Olympics

Team GB Women's and Men's Rugby teams are ready for Rio!

British rugby sevens squads unveiled for Rio 2016

NFL player Nate Ebner selected for US Olympic rugby sevens squad

New England Patriots safety Nate Ebner will represent USA Rugby at the Rio Olympics

Sam Cross has played for Ebbw Vale and Newport RFC Wales and Great Britain sevens player Sam Cross has a chance to impress in rugby’s 15-a-side version on Friday. The 2016 Rio Olympics silver medallist is on the bench in Ospreys’ pre-season game at Leicester. Cross is a forward in...

Sam Cross has played for Ebbw Vale and Newport RFC Wales and Great Britain sevens player Sam Cross has a chance to impress in rugby’s 15-a-side version on Friday. The 2016 Rio Olympics silver medallist is on the bench in Ospreys’ pre-season game at Leicester. Cross is a forward in...

On the same day Kenya's rugby sevens players applaud their fans after their match against Japan during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Africa's top shots

A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

How to get into rugby union - into the thick of the 15-player game or try rugby sevens, which made its Olympic debut in 2016.

Get Inspired: How to get into Rugby Union

How to get into rugby union - into the thick of the game or try rugby sevens, which made its Olympic debut in

Fiji captain Osea Kolinisau led the defending Sevens World Series champions as they ruthless won the first Olympic rugby competition in 92 years

Fijian rugby gold medallists kneel respectfully for Princess Anne

Beauden Barrett (L) of the New Zealand All Blacks celebrates with Sam Cane and Sonny Bill Williams after scoring his teams fourth try during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool C match between New Zealand and Namibia at the Olympic Stadium on September 24, 2015

Beauden Barrett (L) of the New Zealand All Blacks celebrates with Sam Cane and Sonny Bill Williams after scoring his teams fourth try during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool C match between New Zealand and Namibia at the Olympic Stadium on September 2015

It was night of firsts at the Rio Olympics’ Deodoro Stadium on Monday, as the winners of the first ever women’s rugby sevens finals were announced and a Brazilian player became the first athlete to accept a marriage proposal at the Games.

Rio 2016: Olympic athlete Isadora Cerullo gets engaged to girlfriend on rugby field

Brazilian women's rugby player Isadora Cerullo melted hearts when she accepted a marriage proposal from her girlfriend at the medals ceremony for the first Olympic rugby sevens competition on Monday.

The Fiji players, renowned for both their humility and size, kneel to receive their medals from the Princess Royal Great Britain finished with silver in the inaugural men's rugby sevens as Fiji beat them 43-7 to claim gold - the country's first ever Olympic medal.

Rio Olympics 2016: Silver for GB as Fiji win sevens gold

They may be big and burly but the Fijian rugby team have shown their gracious side, humbly bowing down before Princess Anne to accept their gold medals after an incredible win in the men’s rugby sevens final.

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