Las Vegas - The Springbok Sevens team were held to a 19-all draw by the United States at the Las Vegas Sevens on Saturday.
LIVE MATCH CENTRE: USA Sevens
The South Africans trailed 19-14 before a late try by Warrick Gelant levelled matters. The Blitzbokke then had a chance to snatch victory at the death, but a knock on out wide ended the contest.
Despite the draw, South Africa still topped their group and safely progressed to the quarter-finals, along with the Americans.
On the first day's action, the South Africans defeated Portugal (19-0) and Japan (42-5).
Tries: Cecil Afrika, Seabelo Sentala, Warrrick Gelant
Conversions: Branco du Preez (2)
Tries: Durutalo, Unufe (2)
Conversions: Hughes, Niua