Rugby sevens: NZ in pool with USA, England and Spain

Leaders New Zealand have the USA, England and Spain in their pool for the Wellington round of the International Rugby Board's Sevens series. Photo / Getty Images.
Leaders New Zealand have the USA, England and Spain in their pool for the Wellington round of the International Rugby Board's Sevens series. Photo / Getty Images.

Leaders New Zealand have the USA, England and Spain in their pool for the Wellington round of the International Rugby Board's Sevens series.

France, who lost to New Zealand in the South Africa tournament's Cup final over the weekend, and who are now second on the overall leaderboard, face matches against Argentina, Kenya and Tonga.

South Africa were drawn against Wales, Samoa and Canada.

Portugal, who won their pool in Port Elizabeth, face three tough matches against Fiji, Australia and Scotland.

After three of the nine rounds, defending champions New Zealand lead the standings on 60 points, ahead of France (46), Fiji (44), South Africa (41) and Samoa (39).

- APNZ

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