Blitzboks cruise into quarters

The Springboks Sevens side completed their unbeaten run in the Commonwealth Games preliminaries with a convincing 21-5 win over Wales.

Wales scored the game’s first try, but a three-score reply by the Boks saw them into a commanding 21-5 lead by half-time. The result sees them finishing at the top of their pool. They will play Scotland in Tuesday’s Cup quarter-final.

Earlier in the day, South Africa won their first game against Tonga 27-0 before going on to smash tournament hosts, India 59-0.