"Beautiful game. Unfortunate loss".
Legendary Edward Rombo, who is also in San Francisco posted on his Facebook page: "Sad end to a promising day but our "spirits" will not be broken off the pitch". England closed the gap again with Ruaridh McConnochie palming off defenders to cross in the corner.
New Zealand opened the scoring through a try through Joe Ravouvou and Fiji were on the board soon after when Semi Radradra bulldozed his way to the line to give his side a 7-5 lead.
But New Zealand upped the tempo and finished off with two more tries from Akuila Rokolisoa and Traell Joass to secure New Zealand's third outright victory in the tournament.
England meanwhile had reached the final after a surprisingly one-sided 29-7 win over South Africa in the last four.
Hat-trick hero against Kenya Joseph Conroy was next to get in on the act as he got the better of his man, Morgan, to score Ireland's fourth try of the game with three minutes to go.
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Tekashi is then said to have flagged down a passing driver, getting into the passenger's seat and begging them to call 911. The 22-year-old (left and right) was filming a music video in Brooklyn , New York , and left the set around 4am on Sunday.
Replays showed he looked to place his heel on the deadball line when placing the ball down; however, the TMO ruled it a try to give Fiji a 12-10 halftime lead.
"World Rugby can confirm that a Samoa player has been provisionally suspended from Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 following an initial investigation into an alleged incident in the tunnel area after a match between Samoa and Wales at AT&T Park on Saturday", the statement reads.
Spain defeated Fiji 19-12 in the opening match of the tournament to set up a Championship quarterfinal with Australia, the Olympic and HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens series champions getting their campaign up and running against debutantes Papua New Guinea.
Baber says that the team is calm and focused ahead of their opener against Japan and they are ready for the challenge ahead of them.
The New Zealanders overcame England 33-12 to retain the title in San Francisco.