Highlights: USA v Tonga - Rugby World Cup 2019

Highlights: USA v Tonga - Rugby World Cup 2019

Tonga ended their world cup campaign on a high with a 31-19 win over the USA in the final match of Pool C. Tonga struck first with the games opening try, but USA hit back with two scores in quick succession to take a 12-7 advantage into the halftime break. Tonga added a penalty 10 minutes into the second half to reduce the deficit to just two points. Tonga then crossed for back to back tries to take control of the match 24-12 with a little over 15 minutes remaining. USA scored with under five minutes to play to set up a tense finish, but it was Tonga who would have the final say with a try with the final play of the game to seal their first victory in the tournament leaving the USA bottom of Pool C.


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