New Zealand defeated France 26-12 and managed to win the Gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The Black Ferns they could be removed by thorn from Rio 2016, where they lost the final for the gold medal against Australia.
NEW ZEALAND 26 – 12 FRANCE
The Black ferns They proved once again to be the best team in the world and beat France from start to finish. Blyde’s try at the start of the game it was the omen that the story would end in the best way for the girls in black.
Always led from the game by its best player, Portia Woodman, New Zealand led the actions, beyond the reaction attempts of a good French cast. Drouin’s try in the first stage, was the only smile of satisfaction for a European cast that was overcome and received the conquests of Broughton and Fluhler, for the 19 to 5 part.
In the complement, France tried to turn things around but could not. A try from Ciofani It gave him hope in the dawn of the second stage. However, with trade and collective play, New Zealand owning possession and with two minutes to go, sentenced history with Nathan Wong’s try to be able to smile permanently and win the gold medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.