Wallabies await Sevens Boks
28 Nov 2008
The Springbok Sevens team have set up a quarter-final against Australia after topping their pool in Dubai.
South Africa ended day one with a comprehensive 31-0 victory over a Kenya, Mpho Mbiyozo and Robert Ebersohn scoring a brace of tries each.
The Boks scored five tries to down the Arabian Gulf 33-0 in their second match, Ryno Benjamin, Mpho Mbiyozo, Mzwandile Stick, Paul Deport and Frankie Horn, who scored a 40m gem all crossing the chalk. Coach Paul Treu also handed Kyle Brown and Philip Snyman their debuts.
Against Scotland in their opener, South Africa scored four tries to lead 24-0 at the break with Benjamin starring with a brace. Scotland provided some response with two tries after half-time, but Robert Ebersohn ensured the Boks had the last say with a fantastic individual effort in their 31-10 victory.
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