Blitzboks bounce back from shock loss to sink Spain at Toulouse Sevens

The Blitzboks bounced back from an embarrassing defeat to Ireland to beat Spain in their second Pool D encounter at the HSBC France Sevens at Stade Ernest-Wallon in Toulouse on Friday.

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Neil Powell’s team clinched a 27-7 win against the Spanish after leading 10-7 at half-time.

The win came hours after an historic first-ever 21-12 loss against Ireland in World Rugby Sevens Series history.

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The Blitzboks will face Samoa in their final pool match on Saturday, 21 May at 12:22 (SA time).

Must-win match for the Blitzboks

The match is a must-win for the Blitzboks if they wish to progress to the Cup quarter-finals.

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SCORERS:

South Africa

Tries: Zain Davids (2), Siviwe Soyizwapi, Ronald Brown, Dalvon Blood

Conversion: Brown

Spain

Try: Enrique Bolinches

Conversion: Juan Ramos

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