UKAF have been crowned world champions after winning the tournament in Agen, France (Picture: Alligin Photography).
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UK Armed Forces win World Military 7s Championships

A 24-10 victory over the French Forces in Agen secured the trophy for UKAF.

UKAF have been crowned world champions after winning the tournament in Agen, France (Picture: Alligin Photography).

The UK Armed Forces men's rugby union team have won the World Military 7s Championships in Agen, France.

The final resulted in a 24-10 win for UKAF over their French hosts.

In the women's competition, UKAF were losing finalists against France after a 24-12 defeat.

The weekend tournament started with three UKAF wins on the opening day, including two victories for the men's team and one win for the women's team.

On day two, UKAF men beat Australia while the women's team were victors against Uzbekistan with the Royal Navy's Teagan Morley impressing.

In the semi-finals of the competition, the men's team beat South Korea while the women's team defeated Australia.