5 Apr 2009

New Zealand play South Africa in Adelaide Sevens

9:44 am on 5 April 2009

New Zealand will play South Africa in the quarter finals of the Adelaide sevens today.

Other quarter final match ups are Australia versus Argentina, Kenya versus Wales and Fiji versus England.

Hosts Australia made it through after beating Samoa for the first time in four years, coming back from 12-0 down to win 26-19. England then drew with Samoa 24-24 to scrape through.

South Africa lead this year's championship with 84 points folowed by England with 68, Fiji with 62, New Zealand with 60 and Argemntina with 56.