The Awesome Silver Ferns take on World Number 4 Jamaica. The Silver Ferns confidence will be high after their upset of The Aussie Diamonds on Sunday, lets see how this match plays out.
The First Quarter was pretty even with both sides playing well. Cullen playing well in defence for New Zealand, while Aikten and Beckford's partnership working well.
Quality play in the second quarter by Thompson, good defence by Kapua, but Aitken and Williams gelling well in the circle. Jamaica level 20-20.
A superb long ball into Aitken from Beckford allowing Jamaica to go ahead.
Jamaica outscoring the Silver Ferns 16-10.
Jamaica's movement so much better, mistakes by the Silver Ferns let the Sunshine Girls capatilize going ahead 27-24.
A fiesty third quarter from both teams. NZ turned it around, Tutaia played much more positively in the circle. Great defence by Cullen and De Bruin.
NZ lead 40-37
The Speed and strength of the Jamaican defence of Henry and Langman was amazing the girls never giving up.
Some snappy play by the Silver Ferns took them to a 4 goal advantage.
They continued smothering the Sunshine girls in the fourth quarter keeping the pressure on throughout claiming the match, final whistle 55-48
photos Janos Schmidt