Sevens

Fiji leads points table, New Zealand wins Vancouver 7s

The Vodafone Fiji 7s team finished 4th place at the Vancouver 7s after losing to Australia by 19-12 in the 3rd place playoff. Fiji is still on the number one spot on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series standings with 106 points. New Zealand won the Cup final after defeating South Africa 19-14. Earlier today, Fiji […]

Peni Shute

March 14, 2016 2:34 pm

The Vodafone Fiji 7s team finished 4th place at the Vancouver 7s after losing to Australia by 19-12 in the 3rd place playoff. Fiji is still on the number one spot on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series standings with 106 points.

New Zealand won the Cup final after defeating South Africa 19-14. Earlier today, Fiji lost to South Africa by 31-19 in the Cup semifinal.

Source: World Rugby

Fiji leads with 106 points, South Africa takes second place with 105 points, New Zealand is third with 104 points while Australia is in fourth place with 90 points.

Fiji’s Kitione Taliga was named the DHL player of the tournament while New Zealand’s Sam Dickson was named the Player of the Final.

In the other finals in Vancouver, Samoa won the Plate final beating USA 31-19, and Canada defeated France 19-17 in the Bowl final. Russia won the Shield final after defeating Portugal 17 points to 10.

The Hong Kong 7s will be held on the 8th and 10th of next month while the Singapore 7s will be held on the 16th and 17th of next month.

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