Ireland Now Three Wins Away From World Series Qualification

Ireland Now Three Wins Away From World Series Qualification

Ireland Now Three Wins Away From World Series Qualification

With four legs to go, the Blitzbokke are not out of the reckoning, but need to win in Hong Kong.

Webber contracted the condition just a week out from the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and hasn't pulled on the black jersey since.

New Zealand ended up winning the match 40-19.

New Zealand were in good form today as they beat arch-rivals Australia 40-19 in Pool C at Hong Kong Stadium.

Pool B features Vancouver silver medallists France, Argentina, Canada and invitational side Portugal.

Kenya women's rugby team, the Lionesses, recorded three straight wins to cruise to the quarterfinals of the Hong Kong 7s on Thursday.

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Even with a proven big league hitter like LeMahieu stepping in for Andujar, New York's lineup is still hurting at the moment. When CC Sabathia completes his five-game suspension, he will make it 10.

A favorable draw will see the Americans take on fifth-ranked England in the round robin, while reigning Hong Kong champions Fiji first face New Zealand, Australia and 2018 finalists Kenya in the weekend's "group of death" pool.

In the other pool match, it was a repeat of last year's final, with Fiji beating Kenya 22-5.

The World Series Qualifier tournament runs alongside the main event, with the victor qualifying for the 2019/20 World Series as a core team.

Canada, ranked No. 12, also lost 19-14 to No. 8 Argentina in its tournament opener Friday - a match that saw Douglas score the 130th try of his career. In the second half, Zimbabwe quickly responded to overtake the Philippines 12-10 but the Donald Canon Coleman scored off a penalty tap to make it 17-12.

Brazil secured a return to the women's series after a two-year hiatus with their 28-19 qualifying finals victory over Scotland.

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