Fiji beat Samoa to win Pacific Nations Cup
Fly-half Seremaia Bai kicked 16 points as Fiji came from behind to beat Samoa 26-16 and clinch victory in the Pacific Nations Cup. Fiji trailed 16-3 approaching half-time but a try for captain Sunia Koto closed the gap to six points and began a comeback which gained strength throughout the second half. The veteran Bai kicked two penalties to draw the teams level at 16-16 after 46 minutes, then nudged Fiji ahead for the first time at 19-16 in the 63rd minute. Fiji then clinched victory with a try by Highlanders winger Patrick Osborne. Bai added the conversion to finish with six goals from six attempts.