Melrose Rugby Football Club

Melrose Sevens 2000 Results

Peebles 0 Nawaka 52


Fijian side Nawaka became the first guest side to appear at the Millennium Sevens, and they swiftly disposed of the challenge of Peebles. After struggling in the opening few minutes Nawaka scored three tries before the break ton take a stranglehold on the tie.

The Fijianís touched down through Vula, Naevo and Ligairi, who converted all three to see his lead 21-0 at the break.

Further tries in the second half from Driu, Vula, Seru, Matanitobua and Ligairi, who converted three confirmed the threat of the South Sea Islanders pose in the` tournament.


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Report by Andrew Innes. Photographs by Mathew Tunnock.

The Border Telegraph

Melrose Sevens 2000 Results

2000-04-08