JED-FOREST increased their lead at the top of the Kings of the Sevens tournament with their third win in the last four events in the Harris Trust Selkirk Sevens at Philiphaugh yesterday.

Jed took the honours after a hugely entertaining day of sevens rugby in the Borders, beating hosts Selkirk in the final.

Melrose who started the day in second place lost in the quarter-finals.

The full list of results is as follows:

Round One:

 Kelso 17  Peebles 7

Gala 12 Currie 17

Selkirk 31 Berwick 0

Hawick 26 Boroughmuir 12

Melrose 40 Dalkeith 0

Aberdeen University 5 Edinburgh Accies 27

Jed-Forest 36 Linlithgow 6

Watsonians 26 Presidents VII 7

Quarter Finals

Currie 26 Kelso 12

Serkirk 43 Hawick 10

Edinburgh Accies 24 Melrose 7

Jed-Forest 45 Watsonians 7


Selkirk 21 Currie 5

Jed-Forest 33 Edinburgh Accies 5

Final Selkirk 12 Jed-Forest 24

These results leave Jed 16-points clear at the top of the K7 table with Selkirk in second place after leapfrogging Melrose.

With only one tournament left, Jed can't be caught and will therefore be crowned Kings of the Sevens after next week's tournament whih they host.