This Tuesday began with the defining matches in the Tokyo Men’s Sevens 2020. After defining the quarter-final crosses and the other matches to begin to delineate the positions of each selected in the Olympic Games, the most important meetings began. The semifinals were defined after great encounters and emotions.
The Pumas Seven defeated South Africa 19-14 in an unforgettable match and will face Fiji in the semifinals.
The All Blacks 7s they beat Canada 21-10 and they got into the top four of the competition. Like Britain who defeated United States and will be measured against those in black in the semifinals. Argentina made history in Tokyo and, after playing with six for most of the game, beat South Africa and also entered the medal candidates.
How will the semi-finals be played and when?
The rugby match in Tokyo will continue on Wednesday night from Argentina. At 9:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Korea, Japan, Ireland and Kenya will define positions 9 to 12. And at 22:30 and 22:30, the United States will face Canada and Australia against South Africa to define the finalists for the 5th position.
Then the most important matches will come, the semifinals. At 23, New Zealand will face Great Britain in the first match that will define one of the finalists. At 11.30 pm it will be the game that matters to all of Argentina. The Pumas 7s will face gold medal defender Fiji.
At dawn on Wednesday in Argentina the completion of the men’s Sevens will begin. The three selected medalists and the positions from 4th to 7th will be defined.