Fijiana to play Olympic champs in quarterfinal
July 30, 2021 12:51 pm
[Source: World Rugby Sevens]
The Fijiana will play Australia in the Tokyo Olympic quarterfinal tonight.
Fiji takes on Australia in the second quarterfinal at 9pm.
The two teams last met at the Oceania 7s in Australia last month where they created an upset by beating the Olympic Games champion in their second match.
Our national side managed to book a quarterfinal spot after beating Brazil this afternoon in its second pool game.
After a slow start against France yesterday, the Fijiana managed to beat 2016 bronze medalists Canada last night before thrashing Brazil 41-5.
Reapi Uluinasau scored four times in the match as Fiji ran in a total of seven tries.
Other tries were scored by Laisani Likuceva, Alesi Nakoci,and Alesi Nakoci.
The quarterfinals will start at 8:30 tonight.
Making history 📝
— World Rugby Sevens (@WorldRugby7s) July 30, 2021