Vota scores his first ever try to seal win


Debutant Jone Vota scored his first ever try in the tournament that helped sealed their win against USA in the bowl quarterfinal, 29-12.

Captain Setefano Cakau led his side through the battle scoring the opening try, 5-0, followed by a second try from Joji Raqamate.

USA’s Colin Hawley bounced back with a try, right after a failed conversion from Joji Raqamate, 10-7.

Fiji, then led halftime with another try from Ilai Tinai, 17-7.

Zach Test of USA scored the opening try in the second half, 17-12.

Fiji’s forward Ulaiasi Lawavou then charged through the USA’s defense to help up set up another try for Nemani Nagusa, followed by a conversion by Joji Ragamate that extended their lead, 24-12.

Vota scored the last try, as they now qualify themselves to the bowl semifinal against France.

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