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SA Women eye more improvement in London
May 10, 2012

The SA Sevens Women will play in their second IRB Women’s Sevens Challenge Cup tournament this weekend and are also in action next weekend in Amsterdam.

The third IRB-sanctioned tournament of 2011/12, which runs alongside the Marriott London Sevens, the final round of the HSBC Sevens World Series, will see 12 invited teams from six continents compete for the prized Cup.

Joining England in Pool A are South Africa, Kazakhstan and Olympic Games 2016 hosts Brazil. Canada top Pool B and will Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 hosts Russia, the Netherlands and Portugal.

Pool C is headed by current Rugby World Cup Sevens champions Australia, who are joined by USA, China and France. The Plate Final, playoff for third place and Cup Final matches will be staged at Twickenham while the rest of the matches will be played at nearby Cardinal Vaughn.

The SA Women Sevens squad is: Mandisa Williams, Ziyanda Tywaleni, Nwabisa Ngxatu, Nolusindiso Booi, Sinazo Nobele, Lamla Momoti (all Border), Zandile Nojoko, Phumeza Gadu, Zenay Jordaan (Eastern Province), Aimee Barrett, Janine Felix, Cherne Roberts (Western Province). Reserves for Amsterdam: Zimkitha Tsilana, Zaandre Theron.

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, August 27 2016
09:35 - New Zealand vs Australia
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
SA Rugby U20 Provincial Champs
12:30 - Valke U/20 vs SWD U/20
Barnard Stadium, Kempton Park
SA Rugby U19 Provincial Champs
14:15 - Sharks U19 vs Blue Bulls U19
Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban
SA Rugby U20 Provincial Champs
15:00 - Pumas U/20 vs Border U/20
Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit
Currie Cup First Division
15:00 - Valke vs SWD
Barnard Stadium, Kempton Park
SA Rugby U21 Provincial Champs
16:00 - Sharks U21 vs Blue Bulls U21
Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban
Currie Cup Premier Division
16:00 - Eastern Province vs Western Province
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, PE
SA Rugby U20 Provincial Champs
17:00 - Griffons U/20 vs Boland U/20
HT Pelatona Projects Stadium, Welkom
Currie Cup Premier Division
18:10 - Sharks vs Blue Bulls
Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
21:40 - Argentina vs South Africa
Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena, Salta

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