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Defending champions to play South Africa for Commonwealth Gold

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irb.com     28 Jul 2014     Getty Images

They will face the Blitzboks of South Africa after two Cornal Hendricks tries gave Neil Powell's side a 35-7 win over Samoa at Ibrox Stadium ensuring they will better their bronze medal from four years ago in Delhi.

After a world-record 171,000 fans packed into Ibrox for two fine days of action and, the crucial medal matches have provided more thrilling entertainment, two years before Sevens takes its place at the Olympic Games in Rio.