HSBC SVNS – Springbok Women’s Sevens Finish Ninth Beating Fourth Ranked USA


The Springbok Women's Sevens secured the ninth place in Singapore, beating the USA 05-00.

The Springbok Wone's Sevens had an energetic start putting the USA under pressure on the defence pinning the USA in their own half. Against the play, Eloise Webb secured a ball on the ground to feed Maria Tshiremba to go over in the corner. The Springbok Women's Sevens led 05-00 at the halftime break.

The Springbok Women's Sevens continued their brilliant form, especially on the defence to keep the USA from scoring and securing their second win over the USA in Singapore.

Springbok Women's Sevens: Tries: Maria Tshiremba. 

Springbok Women's Sevens: Liske Lategan, Simankele Namba, Felicia Jacobs, Eloise Webb, Maria Tshiremba, Ayanda Malinga, Nadine Roos. Replacements: Shiniqwa Lamprecht, Mathrin Simmer, Shona-Leah Weston. Kyla de Vries, Kemisetso Baloyi.

USA: Alev Kelter, Joanne Fa'Avesi, Alena Olsen, Sarah Levy, Lauren Doyle, Summer Harris-Jones, Jaz Gray. Replacements: Cheta Emba, Sammy Sullivan, Jessica Lu, Kaylen Thoma, Nicole Heavirland.