Rugby 7s: Philippine Volcanoes go 2-0 in Hong Kong series


Posted at Sep 14 2018 09:08 PM

The Philippine men's rugby team beat South Korea and Malaysia for a perfect day in the Asia Rugby Sevens Series at King's Park in Hong Kong Friday.

The Volcanoes beat South Korea 12-7.

Joe Palabay Dawson and Ryan Reyes Howe each registered a try for the Philippine side. It was Dawson who scored a conversion.

The Volcanoes then took on Malaysia and dominated their Southeast Asian Games rivals, 26-10.

Howe had two tries this time, while Harrison Blake and Tim Bweheni had one each.

Tim Berry scored a conversion against the Malaysians.

They will next battle host team Hong Kong on Saturday noon.

The Asia Rugby Sevens Series features the top 8 rugby sevens teams in the continent.

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