New Zealand beat South Africa in a tough but scrappy game (19 – 7) to secure a Cup quarter-final match against trans-Tasman neighbours Australia.
South Africa finished Day 1 of the NZI Sevens second overall in Pool A and will have an even tougher match against a rampant Fiji side.
The line-up for Day 2 of the NZI Sevens
Bowl Competition (Quarter-finals)
Wales vs. Papua New Guinea
Argentina vs. Tonga
United States vs. France
Scotland vs. Nuie
Cup Competition (Quarter-finals)
New Zealand vs. Australia
Samoa vs. Kenya
England vs. Canada
Fiji vs. South Africa