Italy produced a decisive reponse in the fourth quarter to secure a 60-48 win against Great Britain in Eurobasket Women 2017 Qualifying Group C at the Amaechi Basketball Centre in Manchester on Wednesday. Following on from defeat to group favourites Montenegro on Saturday, Jose Maria Buceta’s side were within two points of their visitors with
Danielle Carter scored a hat trick on her debut for the senior side in Estonia tonight as England ran out 8-0 winners. England Women were playing their first qualifier for Euro 2017, and in their first match since the World Cup. This was a different look side however, with seven changes made because of injury
Japan and Ireland will compete on next season’s HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series after qualifying in Dublin this weekend. Progression to the final of the tournament in UCD Bowl was enough for both sides to ensure they will be core teams on the prestigious series when it kicks off at the end of this year.
Results from pool games at Women’s Sevens Qualifier in Dublin China 29-7 Kenya Netherlands 33-0 Colombia Brazil 10-19 Japan Wales 33-12 Samoa South Africa 31-5 Hong Kong Ireland 64-0 Mexico Netherlands 22-7 Kenya China 26-0 Colombia Wales 14-17 Japan Brazil 42-5 Samoa Ireland 50-0 Hong Kong South Africa 38-0 Mexico Kenya 12-7 Colombia China 10-22
Three important matches took place today plus 16 seconds of last Saturday’s England v Norway U19 match was replayed. U17 UEFA Championships Elite Qualifying Round Republic of Ireland 2-0 England First half goals from Eleanor Ryan-Doyle and Saoirse Noonan gave Dave Connell’s side the three points and set up a critical encounter against the Netherlands on Saturday