After finishing the group stage, The Pumas 7s they already know their rival for what will be the quarterfinals of the Olympic Games. The Argentine team will be measured against South Africa, one of the great candidates to be on the podium of the contest in Tokyo.
The meeting to define a ticket to the semifinal will be this Tuesday, from 6.30 in the morning (Argentina time). The winner of this crossing will be measured against the winner of the key between Fiji and Australia.
In this edition of the Tokyo contest, the Blitzboks won all three of their group stage matches: 33-14 against Ireland, 14-5 against Kenya and against the United States. In this way, they earned their ticket to the quarterfinals as first in Group C.
The South African team finished in third place at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, falling in the semifinal against Great Britain and defeating Japan in the bronze medal match.