Blitzboks to face Wales, France in Vegas

2017-02-05 16:59
Justin Geduld (left) and Werner Kok (Gallo).

Cape Town - World Rugby has announced the pools for the fifth round of the World Rugby Sevens Series, which takes place in Las Vegas in early March.

The draw for the next series stop was made at the end of the Sydney Sevens, which was won by South Africa who beat England in the final.

The Blitzboks are drawn in Pool A with Wales, France and Canada. 

Beaten finalists in Sydney, England, top Pool B with USA, Samoa and as yet unnamed invitational side.

New Zealand, Argentina, Russia and Kenya will battle in out in Pool C and Australia meet Fiji, Japan and Scotland in Pool D from 3-5 March at the Sam Boyd Stadium in Nevada.


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