Australia and New Zealand take Oceania U18 Sevens titles

by RUGBY.com.au staff

Australia and New Zealand have split the spoils at the Oceania U18 Sevens Championships.

The Aussies took out the boys' competition, beating Samoa in the final 32-7 at Riverview on Sunday, to secure Youth Olympic qualification and the Oceania title.

In the girls' tournament, it was the Kiwis who stole the show, with a 21-7 win over Australia.


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Round four

Girls

Australia 36 - Fiji 0

Bye – New Zealand

Round five

Boys

Samoa 42 - Cook Islands 7

Fiji 33 - Solomon Islands 19

Australia 40 -Tonga 0 

Girls

Australia 17 - New Zealand 15

Bye – Fiji

Round six

Girls

New Zealand 31 - Fiji 5

Bye - Australia

Finals

Boys

Fifth-place playoff

Cook Islands 5 - Solomon Islands 41

Third-place playoff

Fiji 21 - Tonga 12

Championship match

Samoa 7 -Australia 32

Girls

Championship match

Australia 7 - New Zealand 21

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