Lord of the tries

George Byron

FIRED-UP Fiji Sevens rugby captain Osea Kolinisau says everyone will be gunning for his team’s blood in Port Elizabeth after the islanders produced a magnificent allround display to lift the Dubai leg of the HSBC World Sevens Series by beating the Blitz Boks 29-17 in the final.

“Once you are on top, every team is gunning for you and we are expecting that to happen in Port Elizabeth,” Kolinisau said ahead of his team’s opening match against Australia at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.

Apart from their big win over the Blitz Boks, the rampant Fijians thrashed New Zealand 44-0 as they marched impressively into the Dubai final.

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