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Canadian women qualify for Olympic rugby sevens competition in Rio

It was a day to remember for John Tait's women's rugby sevens side as it battered the opposition Friday en route to becoming the first Canadian team to qualify for the 2016 Olympics. Fresh from blanking Spain and dumping the host Dutch on Day 1 of the final event of the Women's Sevens Series season, World Rugby officials notified the Canadians that they had secured enough points to book their tic…