WARDENS Green had a perfect build-up to the Uprising International 7s tournament after winning the Northland 7s in Korovou yesterday.
The side edged Samurai Gold 12-5 at Gatward Park to qualify for the Vancouver Tiqavia 7s tournament next month.
Uprising settled for the plate after thumping Veivota 24-0 in the final and Naimasi One won the bowl competition.
The Wardens will join Samurai Gold, Uprising, Delana, Veiyasana, Naimasi, Mosquito, Veivota, Tai and Inter-City Wainuqa for the Vancouver 7s.
Tournament official Levani Kaunivanua said it was a successful tournament. He said they had opened the invitation to outside teams and clubs affiliated to the Northland Rugby Union.
Semi-finals: Bowl: Delana 0 Veiyasana 17; Naimasi I 5 Mosquito 0; Plate: Uprising 21 Naimasi II 0; Veivota 10 Tai 7; Cup: Samurai Gold 7 Wardens Gold 5; Inter-City Wainuqa 0 Wardens Green 17.
Finals: Bowl: Veiyasana 5 Naimasi I 7; Plate: Uprising 24 Veivota 0; Cup: Wardens Green 12 Samurai Gold 5.