In what has to go down because the match of the match so far, this blistering encounter between Fiji and Wales was simply coronary heart within the mouth stuff. I couldn’t take my eyes off the TV the entire recreation.
Wales needed to grasp on with their fingernails as they only managed to shut out the sport towards Fiji in a completely thrilling match in Bordeaux, successful 32-26 early Monday morning Australian time. The Fijians got here oh so near recovering from being outmuscled by Wales to have them 32-14 down with simply seven minutes remaining to go. However a knock-on from Semi Radradra ended their struggle.
Wales performed the sport of their lives, and scored via Josh Adams, George North, Louis Rees-Zammit and Elliot Dee, with Dan Biggar kicking 12 factors off the tee. Fijian scorers had been Waisea Nayacalevu, Lekima Tagitagivalu, Josua Tuisova and Mesake Losilosi Doge.
Nonetheless Fiji will rue this recreation because the one which received away from them. with their defence not being as much as par.
The Recreation Changer
Semi Radradra’s knock on!
The Participant of the Match/Standout Participant
Dam Biggar – confirmed his potential to steer the Wales ship round and get it to fireplace the place crucial.
Tries: 4 x Tries- Adams, North, Rees-Zammit, and Dee.
Conversions: 4 x Biggar
Penalties: 1 x Biggar
Tries: 4 x Tries – VUIDRAVUWALU, TAGITAGIVALU, TUISOVA, and RAVAI.
Conversions: 2 x Lomani, 1 X Tela
Penalties: 1 x Ravai