This Tuesday began with the defining matches in the Tokyo Men’s Sevens 2020. After defining the semifinal crosses and the other matches to begin to delineate the positions of each selected in the Olympic Games, began the last day of competition in the Olympic rugby seven.
The first place for the fight for the Gold was in the hands of New Zealand, while Great Britain will look for the Bronze.
In the quarterfinals of the Olympic Games, the Argentine national team beat the BlitzBoks in a duel for the heart attack and continues in the dream for a medal.
SEMIFINALS GOLD MEDAL
For a place in the grand final of the Olympics, New Zealand started handling the ball and, despite the great British defense, the Kiwis finally managed to break the barrier and reached the first try through Curry. However, in the immediate play Norton took the ball from the left and did not stop until the rival ingoal to leave the matter level at 7. At the end of the first stage, Ware left New Zealand in partial advantage to go to rest 14 -7.
In addition, the All Blacks had to fight a lot especially at the beginning to get a greater distance on the scoreboard and thus came Ware’s second conquest. Later, through the ingoal arrivals of Collier and Curry, the New Zealand team declared victory 29-7.
GAMES BY POSITIONING
In the first duel for the definition of the position 11, Japan had a tough game against South Korea but he finally defeated him in trouble 31-19 with tries from Kano, Hikosaka, Tuqiri, Hano and Matsui. Then after closing the initial stage up 7-0 with a conquest of Olindi, Kenya reconfirmed his good game against Ireland with more tries from Ojee, Taabu and Ambaka to win 22-0 and win position 9.
Subsequently, the semifinals took place in the fight to be in fifth place. On the first shift, United States and Canada They starred in a high-impact duel with a phenomenal round trip that was defined in the final moments thanks to a try in the closing of Carlin Isles that allowed his team to win 21-14 and go to the final by 5th place.
Finally, in the previous the semifinals for Olympic medals, South Africa he had no mercy before Australia and after a great match with tries in the first half of Soyizwapi, Brown (2), resisted the rise of the Aussies in the complement and finished up in the result by 22-19, which will allow him to play the final for fifth place against the United States.