Sevens

Blitzboks get Dubai campaign off to winning start

Siviwe Soyizwapi (Getty Images)
Siviwe Soyizwapi (Getty Images)

Cape Town - The Springbok Sevens side started their Dubai Sevens campaign on a high note with a comfortable victory over Zimbabwe on Friday.

The Blitzboks won 31-0, after leading 14-0 at half-time.

The defending World Series champions ran in five tries in a dominant display against their African neighbours.

Later on Friday, the Blitzboks tackle Samoa (12:36) and Argentina (17:53) in Pool A.

Scorers:

South Africa

Tries: Siviwe Soyizwapi, Branco du Preez, Kyle Brown, Rosko Specman (2)

Conversions: Du Preez (2), Justin Geduld

MATCH CENTRE: Dubai Sevens

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