14 Sep 2007

Tonga savour first win in Rugby World Cup

10:29 am on 14 September 2007

Tonga number 8 Finau Maka says he was thinking about his country at kick off in yesterday's win against USA.

Maka scored the quickest try in Tonga's Cup history crossing the line in the second minute.

Just before the game started Maka says he was thinking Tongans all over the world were behind them and it fired him up

Maka says next opponent, Samoa, will bring greater flair and be slicker out wide than the American Eagles.

Meanwhile team mate,Viliami Vaki says after the game he called his family in Tonga

Vaki says his sister said at the end of the game she could hear the shouting in the next village