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.

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.

Colin Hawley: Men's Rugby Sevens  #TeamUSA

Colin Hawley: Men's Rugby Sevens #TeamUSA

Bringing him down:    Japan's Teruya Goto, left, with teammate Shohei Toyoshima, top right, attack as France's Manoel Dall'igna, top left, deffends during the men's rugby sevens match on Aug. 10.

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Bringing him down: Japan's Teruya Goto, left, with teammate Shohei Toyoshima, top right, attack as France's Manoel Dall'igna, top left, deffends during the men's rugby sevens match on Aug. 10.

The government of Fiji is issued $7 banknotes to commemorate their first ever Olympic medal when the men’s Rugby Sevens team claimed gold in Brazil. The gold medal win was one of the highlights of the Rio Olympic Games, as Fiji became the first men’s side to win gold as the sport returned to the Olympic programme. The $7 banknotes, which are legal tender and are the only known $7 notes in circulation in the world. Two million of the $7 notes were released by Fijian Government, along with one…

The government of Fiji is issued $7 banknotes to commemorate their first ever Olympic medal when the men’s Rugby Sevens team claimed gold in Brazil. The gold medal win was one of the highlights of the Rio Olympic Games, as Fiji became the first men’s side to win gold as the sport returned to the Olympic programme. The $7 banknotes, which are legal tender and are the only known $7 notes in circulation in the world. Two million of the $7 notes were released by Fijian Government, along with one…

Ben Pinkelman of the U.S. tries to escape Brazil's Stefano Giantorno during a rugby sevens match. The U.S. defeated Brazil, 26-0, after losing to Argentina earlier in the day. Men's rugby returned to the Olympics on Tuesday after a 92-year absence.

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Ben Pinkelman of the U.S. tries to escape Brazil's Stefano Giantorno during a rugby sevens match. The U.S. defeated Brazil, 26-0, after losing to Argentina earlier in the day. Men's rugby returned to the Olympics on Tuesday after a 92-year absence.

Princess Anne Photos - HRH Princess Anne, Princess Royal shakes hadns with silver medalists Great Britain during the medal ceremony for the Men's Rugby Sevens on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. - Rugby - Olympics: Day 6

Princess Anne Photos Photos: Rugby - Olympics: Day 6

Princess Anne Photos - HRH Princess Anne, Princess Royal shakes hadns with silver medalists Great Britain during the medal ceremony for the Men's Rugby Sevens on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. - Rugby - Olympics: Day 6

The Rugby Player from Fiji Who Conquered the World | Against All Odds - YouTube

The Rugby Player from Fiji Who Conquered the World | Against All Odds - YouTube

Britain's Princess Anne attended the medal ceremony for the Men's Rugby Sevens on the sixth day of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fiji wins first Olympic gold medal with win over Britain.

Britain's Princess Anne attended the medal ceremony for the Men's Rugby Sevens on the sixth day of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fiji wins first Olympic gold medal with win over Britain.

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Sonny Bill Williams Photos Photos - An injured Sonny Bill Williams of New Zealand is stretchered off during the Men's Rugby Sevens Pool C match between New Zealand and Japan on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. - Rugby - Olympics: Day 4

Sonny Bill Williams Photos Photos: Rugby - Olympics: Day 4

Sonny Bill Williams Photos Photos - An injured Sonny Bill Williams of New Zealand is stretchered off during the Men's Rugby Sevens Pool C match between New Zealand and Japan on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. - Rugby - Olympics: Day 4

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