May 23, 2022
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Fijiana end Series campaign in third spot

Fijiana ended their 2022 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series campaign in third place, their best ever finish in the competition.

Despite competing in only four tournaments this season, the Saiasi Fuli coached side came away with a double silver medal in Dubai and a bronze medal at Toulouse to force themselves into the top three standing.

Australia won the Series with 80 points, while second placed France, Fijiana and fourth placed Ireland all had 60 points each.

Prior to this, the team's best finish in the Series was fourth placing in 2017.

New Zealand who only competed in two tournaments this year finish fifth.

Fijiana World Series Rankings 2013-2022:  2013 – 15th, 2014 – 9th, 2015- 8th, 2016 – 8th, 2017 – 4th, 2018 – 9th, 2019 – 10th, 2020 – 7th, 2021- cancelled due to COVID-19, 2022 – 3rd.

By Noa Biudole

 


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