Women's National Championships day three: City to face Country in all-NSW final

NSW City will square off with NSW Country in all-NSW showdown on the final day of the Women's National Championships at Southport.

Both teams advanced to Sunday's final after accounting for Queensland Country and Queensland City on day two of the three-day tournament.

Queensland City meets Queensland Country in Sunday's third v fourth play-off.

Day three draw, Sunday, June 3, 2018

10am: Combined Affiliate States v Australian Defence Forces Field 2

The Australian Defence Force recorded their first win of the tournament with a 12-4 victory over the Combined Affiliated States side in the playoff for fifth position.

11.15am: QLD Country v QLD City - Field 2

Queensland Country came from behind to beat Queensland City 22-20 in a thriller.
A try to Ali Brigginshaw with eight minutes remaining levelled the scores at 16-16 before a late four-pointer had City leading with less than a minute remaining.
A short kick-off from Country proved successful and the ball was sent through several sets of hands out wide to Kodi House who dived over in the corner.
Chelsea Baker nailed the sideline conversion after the siren to steal a 22-20 win.

1.15pm: NSW City v NSW Country - Field 1

 

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