Baker to miss out on Vegas 7s
February 27, 2019 12:03 pm
USA 7s speedster Perry Baker will miss the Las Vegas and Vancouver tournaments as he continues injury recovery with the hope of returning by April.
Despite the setback, Coach Mike Friday has named a powerful team with the likes of skipper Madison Hughes, Danny Barrett and Carlin Isles in the list.
Kevon Williams returns to the side after recovering from an injury earlier this month.
USA 7s has played in all the four finals on the World Rugby Series so far.
They are pooled with France, Argentina and Canada for the Las Vegas 7s.
Meanwhile, the Fiji 7s side kicks off its campaign against Scotland at 11.22am on Saturday, meets Wales at 2.23pm before playing Australia at 7.52am on Sunday in its last pool match.
The Cup quarters begin at 1.46pm on Sunday, semis at 9.12am next Monday and the Cup final will be played at 12.30pm.