Fiji top seed at Suva Sevens
February 9, 2000
Unsurprisingly, Fiji have been been named top seeds at this weekend's IRB Sevens tournament in Suva.
They will be joined in pool play by France , USA and Uruguay. In pool 2 New Zealand will play against Argentina, PNG and Croatia. Samoa, Canada, Japan and Tonga make up pool 3 and Australia, South Africa, Cook Islands and Vanuata pool 4.
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