Ghana qualified to the next round of the Rugby Africa Cup after an impressive performance earned the team victory over Botswana on Saturday.
The Eagles came from behind to beat Botswana 36-25 at the Nduom Sports Complex in Elmina to qualify for the Pool stage of the competition where they will face off with Zimbabwe and Tunisia next year.
After a promising start, Ghana succumbed to the high-pressing game of the Vultures. As a result, the Eagles trailed Botswana 12-17 at half time.
But Ghana improved in the second period as their impressive turn-over attacks resulted in great ties.
Botswana was excellent in the scrum and goal kicks but Ghana eventually secured a 36-25 win.
Ghana’s Richard Kosivi Botchi was adjudged Man of The Match.
Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.org as well as this website, www.totalsportsgh.com. Dada Oliseh is again the brain behind the Dada Oliseh Photos brand that produces awesome pictures of all sporting activities, nature, and other occasions.
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