Canada 7s: Fiji finishes in third place
11 March, 2019, 1:18 pm
THE Fiji Airways Fiji 7s side has finished in third spot at the Canada 7s in Vancouver.
Fiji defeated USA 24-14 in the Bronze medal match.
Alosio Naduva gave Fiji a good start with the first try of the match.
Fiji led 5-nil.
Kevin Williams replied for USA almost instantly.
The try converted and USA led 7-5.
Terio Tamani scored Fiji’s second to put Fiji in the lead 12-7 at the break.
Sevuloni Mocenacagi and Vilimoni Botitu’s second half tries sealed the win for Fiji.
Fiji had earlier lost to South Africa 31-12 in the Cup semi-final.
In the cup quarter-final, Fiji edged New Zealand 22-21.