Fiji bundled out of World Cup
July 22, 2018 9:00 pm
The Fiji Airways men’s side has been bundled out of the World Cup semi-final after losing 22-17 to New Zealand in the semi-final in San Francisco in the USA this morning.
Fiji led 12-10 at the half time mark with tries coming in from Semi Radradra and Amenoni Nasilasila.
A brace of tries from Jo Ravouvou and a score each from Dylan Collier and Regan Ware was enough for the All Blacks to advance into the final.
In a semi-final earlier, England defeated South Africa 29-7.
It will be a repeat of the 2013 World Cup final, where defending champions New Zealand faces England in San Francisco in the USA today.
New Zealand will hope two make it a back to back after beating England 33-nil in Russia four years ago.
They also won the title 2001 beating 31-12 while the English side has won the World Cup one’s in 1993 when they defeated Australia 21-17.
Meanwhile, Fiji will play South Africa in the third-place play-off at 12.24pm while the final is scheduled for 12.53pm.