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Sydney7s – Day 1

Sydney7s – Day 1

A scorching hot day in Sydney for Day 1 of the Sydney Sevens tournament at Parramatta’s BankWest Stadium.

Both Aussie teams off to a good start with comfortable wins in all their Saturday Pool Games – if it’s possible to be comfortable in 44 degree heat.

 

Results

Women

Australia 33 (Tries: Charlotte Caslick 2, Ellia Green 2; Conv: Sharni Williams, Ellia Green 3) defeated Spain 0

Charlotte Caslick scored with her first touch, and scored a double along with Ellia Green

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Australia 34 (Tries: Charlotte Caslick 3, Shan Parry, Sharni Williams, Dom Du Toit; Conv: Sharni Williams 3)  defeated Ireland 0

The Caslick show continued, with a hat-trick against Ireland , while Green was used sparingly in the heat.

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Men

Australia 33 (Tries: Dylan Pietsch, Meral Skelton, Lachie Miller, Josh Turner, Lachie Anderson; Conv: Lewis Holland 2, Maurice Longbottom 2) defeated Japan 5 (Tries: Kosuke Hashino)

Trae Williams ((‘Quadzilla’) showed some good touches, but we are yet to see him with room to move

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Australia 31 (Tries: Henry Hutchison, Josh Turner, Maurice Longbottom, Lachie Anderson; Conv: Lewis Holland 3) defeated Scotland 13 (Robbie Fergusson, Penalty Try; Conv: Gavin Lowe)

 

The Aussies survived 2 yellow cards to see off Scotland, and setup a qulaifying play-off with USA tomorrow

 

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  • RugbyReg

    Caslick is an absolute freak. So good to have her back.

    Although that whole team is buzzing. Cherry, Parry, Williams. Big tests ahead however

  • KwAussie Rugby Lover

    Some good play by both teams this weekend. The Men stepped up and their play and looked really good against Scotland. The ladies were awesome.
    I can get this here in Korea so looking forward to following them later today

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