Sydney 7s: World Rugby probes NZ, Australia game

Update: 11:11AM AN investigation is being carried out by World Rugby on whether New Zealand had eight players on the field when they scored a post-siren try to snatch a draw with Australia in the last pool game of the Sydney Sevens last night, according to stuff.co.nz.

The match ended in a 17-all draw.

“Video footage appears to show eight Kiwi players on the field in the lead-up to Ardie Savea accepting an inside pass from captain Tim Mikkleson and scoring to level the score at 17-all,” stuff.co.nz reported.

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