Group GB get their girls’s rugby sevens marketing campaign off to the proper begin with a last-gasp 14-12 win over the Russian Olympic Committee
Nice Britain scraped previous the Russian Olympic Committee to see their girls’s rugby sevens bid start with a victory.
Group GB edged previous their European counterparts 14-12 in a tense Pool A encounter that went proper all the way down to the wire.
Holly Aitchison was Group GB’s matchwinner as her conversion from an Abigail Brown noticed the Brits clinch an unlikely-looking triumph on the dying.
Abigail Brown dives over to attain one in all her two tries in Group GB’s rugby sevens win vs ROC
Holly Aitchison (proper) kicked each conversions as Group GB edged previous ROC 14-12 in Pool A
Co-captain Brown additionally scored within the first half, whereas Aitchison transformed each tries.
Nice Britain are in Pool A of the competitors, with their subsequent recreation coming in a while Thursday towards New Zealand.
Reflecting on the efficiency, Brown mentioned: ‘It wasn’t excellent, it wasn’t fairly, however we stayed within the combat and confirmed loads of coronary heart and want.
‘New Zealand are a unique workforce. We face them quite a bit as England, however not as Nice Britain.
‘It is actually going to be about how we are able to break down that New Zealand defence. They’re a feisty workforce, we all know that.’
Helena Rowland (proper) appears to flee the clutches of a ROC participant in the course of the Pool A conflict