South Africa scored early through a try to Ryno Benjamin, set up by Cheslin Kolbe. Conversion was unsuccessful and the Blizbokke lead Fiji 5-0.
A poor clearance kick from South Africa and Fiji pounced through a try to Metuisela Talebula. Talebula is now the leading try scorer in the men’s tournament with 5 tries.
A great try to Samisoni Viriviri and a successful conversion by Talebula had Fiji lead South Africa 12-5 at half time.
South Africa scored through Sibusiso Sithole but Cecil Afrika’s rushed kick was well wide.
Final score: Fiji 12 vs South Africa 10.
Fiji will meet New Zealand in the semi final after they smashed Wales 26 – 10.
Semifinals kick off at 12.40am Monday FJ Time
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