Tonga edge thriller with New Zealand thanks to David Fusitu’a hat-trick

• New Zealand 22-28 Tonga
• New Zealand face Fiji in quarters after finishing Group B runners-up

Tonga’s shock 28-22 defeat of New Zealand means the Kiwis, as the World Cup Group B runners-up, will face a quarter-final against Fiji while Tonga loom as England’s potential semi-final opponents.

The Pacific Islanders came from 16-2 down at half-time and will now play Lebanon. The winger David Fusitu’a scored a hat-trick of tries before a capacity crowd of 25,000 at Waikato Stadium.

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