When the Prince made England Sevens kings

Brendan Gallagher delves into some of rugby’s most enduring images, their story and why they are still so impactful

Iconic Rugby Pictures: PART 42
Unfancied England win Melrose Sevens April 16, 1993
What’s happening here?
It’s April 16, 1993 and the unfancied England squad have just walked off with the Melrose Cup – the inaugural World Sevens Championship – which had been staged over an exhausting wintry weekend at Murrayfield. A world title to add to the back-to-back Grand Slams of 1991 and 1992, not to mention that World Cup final appeara...

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