Select Edition

Northern Northern
Southern Southern
World World
NZ NZ
Back

Waratahs down Reds to claim Super W title

By AAP
Getty Images

Trending on RugbyPass

More News More News

The NSW Waratahs have been crowned Super W Champions for the fourth consecutive time after defeating the Queensland Reds 45-12 in Coffs Harbour.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Reds posted first points through a try to Liz Patu, who crashed over from a rolling maul after just four minutes .

But that was a good as it got for the Reds as the Waratahs laid on seven tries to one from there on in.

Video Spacer

Will James Ryan starting for Ireland send the Irish media and fans into a frenzy?
Video Spacer
Will James Ryan starting for Ireland send the Irish media and fans into a frenzy?

Maya Stewart, who was the beneficiary of brilliant lead up play by Arabella McKenzie and Mahalia Murphy, scored in the 12th minute before Eva Karpani and Margot Vella dotted down to hand the ‘Tahs a 19-5 advantage at the break.

The second half started just as the first had finished, with the Waratahs on top.

McKenzie opened the scoring in the second half when she sliced through off a scrum play, before the Reds answered with a pick-and-go try from Bree-Anna Cheatham moments later.

It was all the home side after that however as Murphy a nd Emily Chancellor extended the lead with tries before Vella iced the title with her double.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Waratahs remained undefeated throughout the Super W season.

Comments

Join free and tell us what you really think!

Join Free
ADVERTISEMENT
TRENDING
TRENDING Boks fans and even a former player go after Luke Pearce in wake of loss Springboks fans and even former players go after Luke Pearce
Search