Blitzboks cruise into semi-finals in Wellington

2017-01-29 06:08
Justin Geduld (left) and Werner Kok (Gallo).

Cape Town - The Blitzboks cruised into the semi-finals at the Wellington Sevens with a crushing 45-0 victory over France.

Tries by Justin Geduld (2) and Branco du Preez, two of which were converted, saw the Blitzboks run out to a 19-0 lead at half-time. 

A relentless showing in the second half saw South Africa run in a further four tries through Seabelo Senatla (2), Ruhan Nel and Siviwe Soyizwapi as they dominated the French.

The Blitzboks will now play Canada in the semi-finals at 06:36 (SA Time)


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