Cape Town - The Blitzbokke got their Glasgow Sevens tournament off to a flying start with victory on Samoa.
The Blitzbokke won 19-12 after leading 12-5 at half-time.
Branco du Preez, Werner Kok and Seabelo Senatla scored tries for the Blitzbokke, while Du Preez was also on target with two conversions.
The Blitzbokke's next Pool B matches are against Kenya (16:04) and New Zealand (19:37).
New Zealand beat Kenya 22-7 in their opening match.