Lionesses close out group play with victory over South Africa

Kenya closed out their group fixtures at the Commonwealth Games women’s rugby sevens competition with a 19-10 win over continental rivals South Africa to finish third in Pool B.

Grace Okulu converted tries from Janet Okello and Celestine Masinde to see the Lionesses take a 14-0 lead into the interval before South Africa responded with tries from Mathrin Simmers and Zenay Jordaan to bring the score to 14-10.

Phila Olando was at hand to land the Kenyan’s third try to close out the result

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