Wednesday , June 16 2021

Blitzbox down the Scots, power in the neighborhoods of Hamilton



Cape Town – Blitzboks have booked their place in the quarterfinals Hamilton Seven after they left for victory Scotland Saturday morning.

The blitzbox won 26-7, after leading 12-0 at half time.

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Springbak Seven team will face Samoa in the New Zealand Quarterfinals Weeks on Sunday after being defeated on the first day of the Waikato stadium in Hamilton.

Blizzards beat Kenya (29-5), France (17-5) and Scotland (26-7) to reach Pool C on a day described by Springbok coach Seven Neale Powell as "nice."

"I am happy in our progress, we have improved in every game and that's what we were looking for," Powell said.

"We started a little bit against Kenya, but we improved during the match and continued with that against France and Scotland."

For Powell's efforts, especially in terms of defense, will be crucial on Sunday when they face Samoa.

"It will be physical, and the team that uses their best chances must prevail, defense will be crucial and if we can face them, we will be in the match," Powell said.

Bombers in match SA to Scotland:

South Africa

Trying: Siviwe Soyizwapi (2), Branco du Preez, Werner Kok

Conversions: Du Preez, Selvyn Davids (2)

Scotland

Try: Sam Peker

Conversion: Robbie Ferguson

The quarter-finals of the Sunday Cup are (SA times):

Fiji against Canada

01:58: South Africa against Samoa

02:20: New Zealand vs. Australia

02:42: The United States vs Scotland


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