Canadian women win all three matches on Day 1 of Dubai Sevens
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES—Bianca Farella scored four tries and Julia Greenshields added three more as Canada won all three of its games Thursday on Day 1 of the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens.
Greenshields collected her three in Canada’s 38-7 opening win over Fiji. Farella, who scored one try against Fiji, recorded a hat trick in a 29-7 victory over Spain. Britt Benn and Kaili Lukan then scored their second tries of the day in a 21-14 win over France that gave the Canadians first place in Pool C.
John Tait’s team will face Ireland in the Cup quarter-finals Friday.
Winner faces England or Australia, thestar.com/sports