New Zealand will play off for fifth against Australia at the world series tournament in Las Vegas after pipping England 19-14 in a classification match.
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Handed a first start at his debut tournament, Ngarohi McGarvey Black scored two first-half tries on Monday (NZT) to put the All Blacks Sevens 14-7 in front at halftime.
Dan Norton levelled the scores for England before Dylan Collier stretched out in the game's frantic final play.
New Zealand will face an Australian side who needed a try from James Stannard three minutes into extra time to beat Kenya 26-21.
New Zealand are having to settle for minor honours after losing a dramatic quarter-final 14-10 to Fiji a day earlier, beaten by a last-minute try.
The Cup semi-finals later on Monday (NZT) were to pit series leaders South Africa against Argentina and Fiji against the United States.