2018 RWC 7s: NZ vs France in women’s final

New Zealand will play France in the women's final of the Rugby World Cup 7s in San Francisco. Picture : WORLD RUGBY

FRANCE has stopped Australia’s hopes of a place in the final of the Rugby World Cup 7s women’s final winning their semi final match 19-12.

The Olympics champion was shocked by the strong French side that narrowed the 12-0 lead the Aussies had at half time.

France hit back in the second half with two successive tries.

Annie Ciifani scores to put in the dying seconds of the game to put France in their first ever World Cup final.

Defending champions New Zealand had to work hard in the second cup semi final trailing hosts USA 12-14 at half time.

Two tries in the second half secured the Kiwis a berth in the final.





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