Fiji through to cup quarters
January 27, 2018 5:12 am
The Fiji Airways 7s team has advanced to the cup quarter-finals of the Sydney 7’s tournament this afternoon after a hard-fought match against Russia.
Despite defeating Russia 24-0, the Fijian side struggled in the first half trying to get possessions.
Amenoni Nasilasila and Eroni Sau both scored a try each in the first half to put them into the lead 14-nil at half time.
Josua Vakurunabuli and Jerry Tuwai contributed a score each in the second half to extend their lead and book their spot in the quarter-final.
Fiji will face New Zealand in its last pool match at 8.42pm tonight.
The Cup quarter-final kicks off at 12.28pm tomorrow, semi-final begins at 6.36pm and the final is schedule for 9.48pm.
You can watch the tournament live on FBC TV and catch the commentaries of Fiji’s game on Radio Fiji One.