Afghanistan National Rugby 7s Team will take part in series of 7s matches in the upcoming Asian Development Sevens Tournament. The tournament endorsed by the Asian Rugby Football Union and the World Rugby  will kick off on Friday February 26, 2016 in Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates.

Afghanistan has already participated in the similar tournaments in 2013 and 2014 hosted by UAE Rugby Federation and has managed to secure the runner up title at the West Asia Rugby Sevens Tournament.

The participating nations in the tournament are: Chinese Taipei, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Afghanistan, Syria, Thailand, and the host nation UAE. As rugby is developing in Asia the participating nations this year in the event is doubled as compare to previous years.

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