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Fiji Beats New Zealand to Win Hong Kong Sevens Rugby Tournament

March 25, 2012

Fiji won the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament, beating New Zealand 35-28 in the cup final today.

Samoa overcame Argentina to take the plate and Kenya was victor over the U.S. in the final of the bowl competition.

The three-day event was sold out, with about 40,000 tickets sold a day. The 37-year-old tournament is the largest on the world circuit for sevens, a shortened version of 15-man rugby union.

To contact the reporter on this story: Marco Lui in Hong Kong at mlui11@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: James Cone at jcone@bloomberg.net


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