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Fiji beat USA to secure spot in semis

By JOSEFA MAKABA
Sunday, March 30, 2014

Update: 4:06PM FIJI have secured a place in Hong Kong 7s Cup semi-finals after stopping USA 17-7 in their first quarter-final at the Hong Kong Government Stadium.

Tries to Samisoni Viriviri and skipper Osea Kolinisau saw the Fijians in the lead 12-5 at the break. 

A further try to Kolinisau confirmed their place in the semis later this afternoon. 

USAs only was scored by Mike Palefau. USA also had Fijian Andrew Durutalo in their run-on team.





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