Canada Sevens: Fiji, France, Spain lay in wait for Shujaa

Kenya have been grouped with USA Sevens bronze medal winners Fiji, France and Spain in Pool C as the pools for the Canada Sevens in Vancouver were announced following the conclusion of the USA Sevens in Las Vegas.

Shujaa, who finished seventh overall in Vegas where they were with Fiji and France in Pool A, pulled off a 17-14 win over Fiji that saw them reach the cup quarters, this coming after a 14-19 defeat to the French who finished ninth overall.

USA, who won their home tournament with a 28-0 cup final shut out of Argentina will play in Pool A and will face Australia, hosts Canada and Uruguay.

In Pool B Las Vegas runners-up Argentina face England, who last year secured a Cup victory in Vancouver, Wales and Samoa.

Series leader South Africa will face second place New Zealand, Scotland and Russia.

 

The Canada Sevens is the sixth round of the 2017/18 HSBC Sevens World Series and will be played on 10th and 11 March at the BC Place in Vancouver.

News Reporter