DUBAI SEVENS - The Dubai Sevens or Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is an annual rugby union sevens tournament held in Dubai, UAE in December at The Sevens, a new stadium built to host the 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens. England's men claimed their second consecutive Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens victory at 7he Sevens. England managed a magnificent defense of the title they claimed in Dubai the previous year with a 29-12 victory over France in the Cup final. The tournament is part of the IRB Sevens World Series. The event offers record-breaking crowds, thrilling rugby action, entertainment second to none and an impressive purpose-built venue all ensure that each year the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is an event to remember. Emirates new, purpose-built venue, The Sevens, on the Al Ain Road in 2008 is a resounding success story, with the spirit of the event encapsulated in a stunning setting for one of the region’s greatest sporting and social events of the year.