Celebrations erupted in the Fijian village of Nawaka on July 28 after the Pacific country’s Olympic win against New Zealand in Tokyo.
This footage taken by Filipe Naikaso shows a woman dancing surrounded by cheering villagers.
Meli Derenalagi, one of the Olympic team’s players, was born in Nawaka, according to reports.
Fiji’s 27-12 win was the country’s second consecutive rugby sevens Olympic gold medal victory. Credit: Filipe Naikaso via Storyful