Southern California based side Rhinos are top of the World 10s Series standings after the first round following a 100% win record at Bermuda National Sports Complex Sunday and Monday.
Ryno Combrinck coached side won all their five matches in the tournament and picked one winning bonus to lead the log with 16 points. They are just a point above London Royals who won four matches in the first round.
London Royals who suffered one defeat, going down 7-6 to Rhinos in the final match have 15 points thanks to three bonus points in the tournament. Asian Pacific Dragons and Ohio Aviators are tied on nine points having won two matches each.
Miami Sun have eight points at position five having also won two matches in the tournament but only picked two bonus points.
SX10 which has Kenyan International Collins Injera Andrew Amonde, Willy Ambaka and Oscar Dennis have no points after missing the first round. They were requested to isolate after one member of their team tested positive of COVID-19.
Phoenix who struggled in the tournament have also 0 points.
Tournaments one and two, taking place across consecutive weekends from 25 October, will now be a league format, with each team playing each other twice across the weekend. The team with the most wins across the two series tournaments will win the World Tens League Title 2020 and be seeded number one for the WTS Cup.
The WTS Cup will be a knock-out play-off taking place on 7 November. The League Title winner and, number one seed, will receive a bye straight through to the semi-finals with the remaining six teams competing in a quarter-final match. Two Semi-finals and a Final will follow where the WTS Cup 2020 will be awarded to the winning team.
Round 1 results
Day two results
Rhinos 7-5 Miami Sun
Ohio Aviators 11-10 Asia Pacific Dragons
London Royals 44-0 Phoenix
Miami Sun 11-10 Ohio Aviators
Phoenix 0-44 Asia Pacific Dragons
Rhinos 7-6 London Royals
Day One results
Miami Sun 6-23 London Royals
Phoenix 0-26 Ohio Aviators
Asia Pacific Dragons 5-16 Rhinos
Ohio Aviators 0-12 Rhinos
Phoenix 0-32 Miami Sun
London Royals 12-0 Asia Pacific Dragons
Phoenix 10-38 Rhinos
Ohio Aviators 10-11 London Royals
Miami Sun 0-20 Asia Pacific Dragons