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Sonny Bill Williams replaced by Sione Molia

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New Zealand's Sonny Bill Williams has been ruled out of the Olympic Games rugby sevens tournament after being injured in the opening pool game against Japan.

He suffered a partial Achilles rupture of the left Achilles tendon.

He has been replaced by Sione Molia who is one of the New Zealand Olympic rugby sevens team's travelling reserves.

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