Black Ferns v Canada recap: Black Ferns fall to Canada in ...

19 May 2024

NZ Herald

19 May, 2024 06:33 AMQuick Read

Canada lead the Black Ferns in the second half. Photo / Photosport

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The Black Ferns have been beaten by Canada for the first time, losing 22-19 in Christchurch.

- The Black Ferns went ahead 14-3 in the first half with two tries through wing Katelyn Vahaakolo.

- Canada closed the gap to 14-10 at halftime, before taking over in the second half.

- Canada got out to a 22-14 lead, before a late try through Patricia Maliepo gave the Black Ferns closed the gap.

- The visitors were able to hold on, however, closing out an historic win.

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