Vancouver 7s: Fijiana beats Canada 22-17 to finish 5th in Vancouver

Vancouver 7s: Fijiana beats Canada 22-17 to finish 5th in Vancouver

By Mosese Raqio
Monday 06/03/2023
[Photo: World Rugby]

The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s team has finished 5th at the Vancouver 7s after beating Canada 22-17 in the 5th place playoff.

Fiji’s Reapi Uluinasau was the star for the team scoring four tries in the game.

Uluinasau scored a hat-trick in the first half to give them a 17-7 lead at halftime.

Canada fought back in the second spell scoring two more unconverted tries in the 9th and 12th minute to level the scores at 17-17.

Uluinasau scored her fourth try of the match in the 14th minute to seal the win.

Meanwhile, New Zealand and Australia will play in the women’s cup final at 1.56pm today.

In the Men’s final France will play Argentina at 2.26pm.

Knockout matches🏉

DateTimeTeamTeam
Women's QF -
Sun 5 MarFull Time Fijiana5 - 29Australia
Sun 5 MarFull TimeUSA24 - 5Great Britain
Sun 5 MarFull Time France12 - 10Ireland
Sun 5 MarFull Time New Zealand10 - 5Canada
Women's 5th Pl SF -
Mon 6 MarFull Time Fijiana28 - 19Great Britain
Women's SF -
Mon 6 MarFull Time Australia38 - 0USA
Mon 6 MarFull Time France7 - 36New Zealand
Women's Final -
Mon 6 MarFull TimeNew Zealand19 - 12Australia
Men's QF -
Sun 5 MarFull Time Great Britain7 - 15France
Sun 5 MarFull TimeArgentina19 - 14Fiji
Sun 5 MarFull TimeNew Zealand7 - 17Australia
Sun 5 MarFull TimeIreland15 - 10USA
Men's SF -
Mon 6 MarFull TimeFrance26 - 12Australia
Mon 6 MarFull Time Argentina14 - 7Ireland
Men's Final -
Mon 6 MarFull Time Argentina33 - 21France
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