9 Feb 2015

Sport: Fijiana win bowl title at Sao Paulo Women's Sevens

11:49 am on 9 February 2015

The Fiji women's team have won the bowl title at the Sao Paulo Sevens in Brazil.

Lavenia Tinai scored twice as the Fijiana came from a try down to beat Spain 17-12 in the final.

Fiji mixed a win over China with defeats to Brazil and Australia on day one, before edging South Africa in the bowl semis.

Meanwhile New Zealand extended their overall series lead, beating nearest rivals Australia 17-10 in the women's Cup final.

Fiji dropped two places to eighth.

The Fijiana celebrate winning the Bowl title at the Brazil Sevens in Sao Paulo.

The Fijiana celebrate winning the Bowl title at the Brazil Sevens in Sao Paulo. Photo: João Neto / Fotojump - World Rugby