FINA World Championships

SA women last in waterpolo pool

2017-07-25 12:42
SA women finish last (Getty Images)

Cape Town - South Africa's women's waterpolo team has finished stone last at the ongoing FINA World Championships in Budapest.

Having lost all their of their Pool B matches - to the USA (24-2), New Zealand (8-6) and Spain (17-3) - the team contested the 13th to 16th-placed bracket.

Things went from bad to worse as they went down 10-5 to Brazil and then lost their 15th/16th playoff match 6-4 to Kazakhstan.

In total the team conceded 65 goals in five matches and scored 20.


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