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Fiji makes a winning start at the Sydney 7s

February 2, 2019 5:04 pm
Jerry Tuwai on attack for the Fiji 7s team [Source: World Rugby]

The Fiji Airways men’s 7s side made a winning start beating Japan 34-5 at the Sydney tournament in Australia.

Waisea Nacuqu and skipper Kailone Nasoko scored tries for the national team as they led 10-nil at half time.

Josua Vakurunabili, Alasio Naduva and Jerry Tuwai scored the tries in the second spell.

Naduva scored one of the best tries of the season as he sprinted from kick off to get Fiji’s fourth try.

Kameli Soejima scored the only try for Japan.


Kameli Soejima scores for Japan [Source: World Rugby Sevens]

They take on England in its next match at 6.02pm and plays Samoa in its final pool match at 10.07pm.

The Cup quarter-final kicks off at 1.16pm tomorrow, semi-final at 5.16pm while the cup final is scheduled for 9.54pm.

You can watch the entire tournament live on FBC TV.

MATCHTIMETEAM 1SCORETEAM 2POOL
M110:00AMScotland 7 - 10SpainPool C
M210:22AMNew Zealand27 - 14WalesPool C
M310:44AMCanada24 - 14KenyaPool B
M411:06AMUSA7 - 0FrancePool B
M511:28AMAustralia14 - 29ArgentinaPool D
M611:50AMSouth Africa45 - 5TongaPool D
M812:12PMSamoa12 - 24EnglandPool A
M812:34PMFiji34 - 5JapanPool A
M915:28PMScotland12 - 26WalesPool C
M1015:50PMNew Zealand41 - 0SpainPool C
M1116:12PMCanada12 - 17FrancePool B
M1216:34PMUSA41 - 0KenyaPool B
M1316:56PMAustralia32 - 0TongaPool D
M1417:18PMSouth Africa25 - 10ArgentinaPool D
M1517:40PMSamoa17 - 21JapanPool A
M1618:02PMFiji14 - 7EnglandPool A
M1719:33PMSpain21 - 5WalesPool C
M1819:55PMNew Zealand42 - 0ScotlandPool C
M1920:17PMKenya17 - 40FrancePool B
M2020:39PMUSA36 - 14CanadaPool B
M2121:01PMArgentina34 - 12TongaPool D
M2221:23PMSouth Africa21 - 29AustraliaPool D
M2321:45PMEngland36 - 0JapanPool A
M2422:07PMFiji22 - 12SamoaPool A