The Blitzbokke, who are missing so quality players who are playing Super Rugby now had to work very hard for their two wins on Day 1 of the Las Vegas Sevens.
They also had to overcome some injuries as well but is still on track to defend their Vegas title this year.
It was a scary victory up first against Wales who pushed them all the way to the 26-21 win.
They also beat Canada 19-12 in their second game and will now face England in their final group match on Sunday morning.
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