Singapore look set to take over from Tokyo as a new Asian destination for the Sevens World Series at its National Stadium next year.
Kyle Brown has said it was not his team's night as they went down 14-21 to England in the Final of the Tokyo leg of the Seven World Series.
England won their first Cup title since the 2013 Wellington Sevens, beating South Africa 21-14 in the final of the Tokyo Sevens.
WRAP: Defending Tokyo champions Fiji and South Africa book their place in the Cup quarterfinals with 100 percent records on Day One.
Things are heating up in the Sevens World Series as we look closer to Round Seven in Japan with the top three teams separated by only three points.
Utility back Ruhan Nel was on Wednesday called up as a replacement for the injured Stephan Dippenaar who returns home with a hamstring injury.
Pukke are preparing to represent South Africa at the tournament that launched Sevens as a sport - the Melrose Sevens in Scotland.
The BlitzBoks have called up uncapped Carel du Preez to replace injured forward Philip Snyman for the Tokyo Sevens tournament.
A third-place finish in Hong Kong saw the BlitzBoks hold on to their lead at the top of the Sevens World Series standings.
They are the only Sevens team to have secured a place at the Olympics in Rio next year, but host team Brazil face monumental hurdles to hold their own.