22.03.2014 - HSBC Sevens World Series: Tokyo Sevens Day 1
The USA reached their first Cup quarter final of the 2013/14 HSBC Sevens World Series at the end of an enthralling day of action at the 2014 Tokyo Sevens. Despite a defeat against France in their final pool match, a win over Samoa and a draw against Fiji was enough to progress to the Cup quarter’s. The US-boys face South Africa on day two.
Ben Ryan's team Fiji showed strong performances against Samoa and France and secured yet another Cup quarter final. Fiji will play against Kenya tomorrow.
Defending champions South Africa maintained a 100% record on day one, defeating Japan, Kenya and Argentina. England also secured as the only European team a Cup quarter-final spot, by beating Australia, Spain and Scotland on day one. They’ll face Canada on day two.