England seal 2-1 series win over Proteas Netball
South Africa’s senior netball team produced their best performance against England in the third and final Test match, despite losing the series 2-1 at the Bellville Velodrome in Cape Town.
The Proteas Netball team took control of the game from start to finish for a 54-48 victory over the English Roses.
The South Africans had a great start in the first quarter as they were fluent on attack and dominating in possession.
Following two previous tough matches, which they lost to the Commonwealth champions, the home side led proceedings to unsettle England.
There was more energy and aggression in a quick passing game to take a 16-10 lead in quarter one.
The South Africans continued from where they left off taking advantage of an England side that was battling in attack in the second quarter.
The home side defence was superior which allowed them to open up an eight point lead half way through the quarter. [Read More]