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Blitzboks to face Scotland in Cup quarter-finals

6 monthes ago   |   By Rugby15

The Springbok Sevens team on Saturday secured wins over Samoa and Zimbabwe to top Pool A at the end of the first day of the HSBC Cape Town Sevens despite a close defeat against New Zealand in their last match.
The Blitzboks won 22-12 against Samoa and 43-0 against their African neighbours and despite a 26-21 defeat against the All Blacks Sevens, they qualified top of the group due to a superior points' difference. They will face Scotland in the first Cup quarter-final on Sunday.
Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell admitted afterwards that the defeat against New Zealand was frustrating...
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AUSTRALIA GO UNDEFEATED ON DAY ONE OF CAPE TOWN AND ADVANCE TO QUARTER FINALS

6 monthes ago   |   By Rugby15

The Qantas Australian Men's Sevens team has topped Pool D on day one of the HSBC Cape Town Sevens, accounting for Wales, Canada and Scotland to advance to the quarter Finals.
Australia will play the second placed finisher in Pool A at 9.48pm AEDT on Sunday 9 December, with the match to be broadcast LIVE on FOX SPORTS.
Qantas Australian Men's Sevens Head Coach Tim Walsh said: “Pool D was always going to be a challenging pool and today didn't disappoint with three very tough matches.
“Across the squad we worked hard in those games and concentrated on winning the moments we had to in order to...
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ENGLAND MEN SEVENS TO FACE USA IN CAPE TOWN CUP QUARTER-FINALS

6 monthes ago   |   By Rugby15

England will face USA in the Cup quarter-finals at the HSBC Cape Town Sevens on Sunday 9 December at 11.10am GMT after coming second in Pool C.
The men in white opened the day with a 29-12 win over Kenya and defeated France 26-12 but suffered a narrow 19-21 loss to Fiji in their final game on day one.
Despite England having possession early on it was Fiji who crossed first after Jerry Tuwai took full advantage of a loose ball and offloaded to Melismas Derenalagi moments before another England error allowed Aminiasi Tuimaba to dot down for Fiji's second.
Vilimoni Botitu was sent to the sin...
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Koe to face Jacobs in Canada Cup men's curling final

Koe to face Jacobs in Canada Cup men's curling final

6 monthes ago   |   By CBC

Kevin Koe advanced to the Canada Cup of curling men's final and will face Brad Jacobs for the championship on Sunday. On the women's side, Kerri Einarson will square off against Jennifer Jones in the final.
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