Sevens

Blitzboks overcome plucky Samoa

2018-11-30 12:57
Branco du Preez
Branco du Preez (Getty Images)

Cape Town - The Springbok Sevens side won their second match at this year's Dubai Sevens after overcoming the challenge of Samoa on Friday.

MATCH CENTRE: Dubai Sevens

The Blitzboks won 19-12, after the scores were level at 7-all at half-time.

Earlier on Friday, the Blitzboks started their 2018/19 World Rugby Sevens Series campaign with a 31-0 win over Zimbabwe.

South Africa will complete their Pool A schedule with a clash against Argentina later on Friday (17:53 SA time).

Scorers:

South Africa

Tries: Siviwe Soyizwapi, Werner Kok, Muller du Plessis

Conversions: Branco du Preez, Rosko Specman

Samoa

Tries: John Vaili, Alatasi Tupou

Conversion: Tila Mealoi

 

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