4 Dec 2017

Sports: Fiji and Samoa in same Cape Town 7s pool

12:30 pm on 4 December 2017

Fiji and Samoa have been drawn in the same pool for next weekend's Cape Town rugby sevens tournament.

Fiji lost in the semi-finals of the World Series opener in Dubai over the weekend to eventual winners South Africa and then lost the third/fourth playoff to England 28-21 while Samoa finished in sixth place losing in the fifth place final to Australia 22-17.

Canada and Wales complete the Pacific teams' pool.

New Zealand and Australia are also drawn together, alongside Spain and the USA.