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Fiji in Tricky Hong Kong 7s Pool

  The Vodafone Fijian 7s team are in a tricky pool of the Hong Kong 7s tournament which is from April 8-10. The 2015/16 World Sevens Series leaders are in
16 Mar 2016 15:02
Fiji in Tricky Hong Kong 7s Pool
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The Vodafone Fijian 7s team are in a tricky pool of the Hong Kong 7s tournament which is from April 8-10.

The 2015/16 World Sevens Series leaders are in Pool D along with Wales, Canada and Korea. According to World Rugby, this is an interesting pool as Fiji and Wales had played in the final of the 2013 Hong Kong 7s.

Another interesting factor is the inclusion of Korea who once scored an upset 10-7 win over the national sevens team in the Cup quarterfinal of the 1977 Hong Kong tournament.

 

WHO PLAYS WHO in Hong Kong?

 Pool A: New Zealand, Samoa, France, Kenya

 Pool B: South Africa, Scotland, England, Russia

 Pool C: Australia, USA, Argentina, Portugal

 Pool D: Fiji, Wales, Canada, Korea

2016/16 SERIES

For the 12 team tournament the teams have been drawn into three pools. The winner qualifies as a core team to the 2016/17 Series:

  Pool E: Zimbabwe, Hong Kong, Germany, Cayman Islands

 Pool F: Spain, Chile, Papua New Guinea, Mexico

 Pool G: Japan, Tonga, Brazil, Morocco

 

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