Canadian men open with win over Kenya at Sydney 7s
Cole Davis, in simply his second sevens event for Canada, scored two tries Saturday because the Canadian men opened their Sydney Sevens marketing campaign with a 24-14 win over Kenya.
Connor Braid and Phil Berna additionally scored tries for Canada with captain Nathan Hirayama including two conversions in opposition to the 13th-ranked Kenyans. Brock Webster of Uxbridge, Ont., received his first sevens cap for Canada.
The Canadians, 11th within the general HSBC World Rugby Sevens Collection standings, confronted No. 12 France and the second-ranked People in Pool B play later Saturday. The U.S. opened with a 7-Zero victory over France.
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