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Namibia: United, Wanderers Lead Women’s Rugby

UNITED and Wanderers remained unbeaten after the fourth spherical of ladies’s rugby matches over the weekend.

At the Unam area, United notched up their fourth successive victory this season with a 26-7 win towards Unam, whereas Wanderers beat Sparta 36-0 on their house floor in Pionierspark for his or her third victory of the season.

In a 3rd match on Saturday, Rehoboth beat Grootfontein 31-17 on their house area in Rehoboth.

Eight groups are at present competing within the fledgling 10-a-side league, which serves as a precursor to the inaugural 15-a-side nationwide league which is because of kick off in June or July. Kudus from the coast and Okahandja have been the 2 groups not in motion on Saturday.

At the Wanderers area, Wanderers romped to a snug victory after main 24-0 at half time.

Their nationwide wing Chriszenthia Bassingthwaighte was the star of the present, scoring three tries, whereas centre Shandre Jantjies, prop Waemy Haindongo and lock Mandie van Staden scored one attempt every.

Flyhalf Ida Visagie added two conversions and substitute flyhalf Chere du Plessis one conversion.

At Unam, United outscored Unam by three tries to 1 to comfortably win their encounter.

Ivonne Kooper, Nicole Philander and Lydia Nanamus every scored a attempt for United, whereas Fiola Vliete added 4 conversions and a penalty.

Unam’s factors got here through a attempt by Ndapanda Kakundi and a conversion by Mandy Hansen.