Women's rugby makes debut at Commonwealth Games

The Springbok Women Sevens at the traditional jersey hand-over in Hong Kong

Scotland did score a consolation try after the hooter.

Scott Curry of New Zealand is tackled during the Rugby Sevens match between New Zealand and Kenya on day 10 of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games at Robina Stadium on April 14, 2018 on the Gold Coast, Australia.

Meanwhile, the New Zealand women's sevens team will also face England in Sunday's semi-finals at the the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after brushing aside their group opponents to top pool A.

"We've been fighting for gender equity and we've come so far".

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Landry noted it is especially important for players, such as Oak Bay High grad Crossley, who made the national team after the Rio Olympics: "The younger girls get a multi-sport Games under their belts".

NZ women's sevens star Portia Woodman. Nathan Hirayama put the Canadians ahead for a 5-0 lead but Collins Injera scored on the stroke of half time to see the teams tied 5-5 at the interval.

New Zealand will play England for a place in the gold medal match, after England finished second in pool B behind hosts Australia.

Scotland's men beat Papua New Guinea and Malaysia without conceding a point before losing 26-5 to South Africa in the final match of Saturday's programme, while Wales, having beaten Uganda and Sri Lanka, lost 21-17 against the Fijians.

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