Fiji win gold over Great Britain in the Olympic Rugby Sevens

Gold medalist Team Fiji celebrate after the Men's Gold Medal Match between Fiji and Great Britain in the Rugby Sevens event during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 11 August Credit: DPA/DIIMEX.

2016 Rio Olympic Games - Men's Rugby Sevens Final - Fiji v Great Britain

2016 Rio Olympic Games - Men's Rugby Sevens Final - Fiji v Great Britain

Dan Norton of Great Britain breaks through to score a try the Men's Rugby Sevens semi final match between Great Britain and South Africa on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Rugby - Olympics: Day 6

Dan Norton of Great Britain breaks through to score a try the Men's Rugby Sevens semi final match between Great Britain and South Africa on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Kenya rugby Sevens team has started their Olympics campaign in Rio on a sour note, after registering losses against Great Britain, and…

Kenya rugby Sevens team has started their Olympics campaign in Rio on a sour note, after registering losses against Great Britain, and…

<p>Team Canada celebrates their victory winning the Bronze medal after the Women’s Bronze Medal Rugby Sevens match between Canada and Great Britain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) </p>

<p>Team Canada celebrates their victory winning the Bronze medal after the Women’s Bronze Medal Rugby Sevens match between Canada and Great Britain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) </p>

Bianca Farella of Canada celebrates after scoring Australia try during the Women's Bronze Medal Rugby Sevens match between Canada and Great Britain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Bianca Farella in Rugby - Olympics: Day 3

Bianca Farella of Canada celebrates after scoring Australia try during the Women's Bronze Medal Rugby Sevens match between Canada and Great Britain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Rio Olympics: Fiji vs. Great Britain men's rugby final pictures ...

Rio Olympics: Fiji vs. Great Britain men's rugby final

Rio Olympics Great Britain's women's rugby sevens team cruise past Canada and Fiji in hunt for Olympic glory

Olympics Rio 2016: Great Britain look to top group in men's rugby sevens - Rio 2016 - Rugby 7 - Eurosport

Olympics Rio Great Britain look to top group in men's rugby sevens - Rio 2016 - Rugby 7 - Eurosport

Phil Burgess of Great Britain is held up by Rosko Specman and Juan de Jongh of South Africa during the Men's Rugby Sevens semi final match between Great Britain and South Africa on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Rugby - Olympics: Day 6

Jesse Parahi of Australia holds off Bautista Ezcurra of Argentina during the Men's Rugby Sevens placing match between Argentina and Australia on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Canada celebrates their win for bronze over Great Britain in women's rugby sevens at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016. (Sean Kilpatrick / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Canada celebrates their win for bronze over Great Britain in women's rugby sevens at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, Aug. (Sean Kilpatrick / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 08: Brittany Benn of Canada is tackled by Claire Allan of Great Britain during the Women's Bronze Medal Rugby Sevens match between Canada and Great Britain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 08: Brittany Benn of Canada is tackled by Claire Allan of Great Britain during the Women's Bronze Medal Rugby Sevens match between Canada and Great Britain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Canada players including team captain Jen Kish celebrate during a women's rugby sevens bronze medal game against Great Britain, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016. Canada won. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)

Canada players including team captain Jen Kish celebrate during a women's rugby sevens bronze medal game against Great Britain, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, Aug. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)

Canada’s Kelly Russell rips the shirt off of Great Britain’s Katy McLean as she tackles her during the bronze medal match in women’s rugby sevens at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug. 8, 2016.

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Canada’s Kelly Russell rips the shirt off of Great Britain’s Katy McLean as she tackles her during the bronze medal match in women’s rugby sevens at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug.

Fiji players and staff huddle as they win gold after the Men's Rugby Sevens Gold medal final match between Fiji and Great Britain on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

There were incredible scenes across Fiji on Friday as their men's rugby sevens team steamrolled Great Britain to clinch the island nation's first ever Olympic medal, and a gold one at that.

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