Sevens

New Zealand play Sevens - with 8 men!

2016-02-06 21:44
Gordon Tietjens (File)

Cape Town - World Rugby are investigating whether New Zealand had eight players on the field when they scored a post-siren try to snatch a draw with Australia at the Sydney Sevens on Saturday.

With eight players on the field, more than half of the New Zealand side touched the ball in the ensuing play which lead to a try.

New Zealand defeated Canada 27-12 and Portugal 40-5 in their earlier pool matches.

The Blitzboks, who topped their Pool, will face Argentina in the quarters at 03:41 SA time on Sunday.

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