29 March, 2009
Fiji wins 2009 IRB Hong Kong Sevens
Fiji won the 2009 IRB Hong Kong Sevens Tournament over South Africa, 26 to 24 today, Sunday, 29 March 2009. This was after Fiji downed Kenya, 24 to 7, in the Cup semi final and England, 12 to 10, in a quarter final match. Right now one can hear people cheering and cars tooting their horns on the streets. The win happens after a long drawn out lack lustre performance by teh Fiji Sevens Rugby team on the world IRB circuit. It is also new coach Iliesa Tanivula's first win after his appointment as coach of the team.