NEWS ARTICLES
Springboks Sevens team into Cup quarters
February 01, 2013
Two defeats in the opening two matches of Pool C of the Wellington leg of the HSBC World Series, has put South Africa on the back foot, but they are in the Cup quarters of the competition.

They will face Kenya in the quarter-finals The BlitzBokke rebounded strongly when they played Wales, beating them 21-0. They needed to beat Wales by nine points or more to finish second in their pool and advance to the Cup quarter-finals.

An opening match defeat against Samoa (19-10) was followed by another dropped result against Canada (26-15), which left the Wales match as a last-gasp effort to make the Cup quarter-finals, together with Samoa, who has won all three their pool matches.

Wales have beaten Canada in their opening match and when Samoa eased past the Canadians it opened the door for Paul Treu’s side.

In other upsets earlier in the tournament, England and Scotland scored wins over New Zealand and Fiji respectively. Update to follow....

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Vodacom Cup
Friday, March 27 2015
19:00 - Welwitschias vs Griffons
Hage Geingob Stadium, Windhoek
19:00 - SWD Eagles vs Griquas
Outeniqua Park, George
19:10 - Border vs EP Kings
BCM Stadium, East London
HSBC Sevens World Series Hong Kong
Saturday, March 28 2015
05:12 - England vs Wales
Hong Kong Stadium
Vodacom Super Rugby
05:30 - Chiefs vs Toyota Cheetahs
Waikato Stadium, Hamilton
HSBC Sevens World Series Hong Kong
05:34 - USA vs Wales
Hong Kong Stadium
05:56 - France vs Argentina
Hong Kong Stadium
06:18 - South Africa vs Japan
Hong Kong Stadium
06:40 - Australia vs Scotland
Hong Kong Stadium
07:02 - New Zealand vs Portugal
Hong Kong Stadium

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