Day 1 Wrap-Up

first_imgWomen’s 27’s: Australia (8) defeated New Zealand (4)Australia (16) defeated Scotland (0) Men’s 35’s: Australia (19) defeated Fiji (2)Australia (16) defeated Papua New Guinea (1) The Australian teams have started the 2015 Touch Football World Cup in style with an impressive day of victories. The Men’s Open and Men’s 30’s teams kicked off the Aussie campaign with convincing wins in the first round of the day.In their first time representing Australia in the Men’s 50’s division, Australia showed they would be the team to watch with a big victory over Japan. They followed it up with a victory against Niue to be undefeated after day one. Australia will play Ireland and Italy on day two.The Aussie Women’s 27’s also started their campaign in style defeating rivals New Zealand 8-4. Both teams traded rucking sets for majority of the first half until Australia broke the deadlock. At half-time Australia lead New Zealand 5-1. Australia also dominated their other game on day one defeating Scotland.Congratulations to Gavin Shuker of the Australian Men’s 30’s who scored his 100th touchdown for Australia when the Aussie 30’s defeated Papua New Guinea 15-0. Gavin has scored 72 Touchdowns in World Cups and 28 Touchdowns in Tests. Women’s Open: Australia (27) defeated Scotland (0) Australia (24) defeated Japan (1)Australia (20) defeated United States of America (0) Mixed Open: Australia (11) defeated Japan (3)Australia (21) defeated Italy (0)Australia (15) defeated United Arab Emirates (0) Men’s 50’s: Australia (17) defeated Japan (0)Australia (21) defeated Niue (0) Men’s Open: Australia (22) defeated Wales (0)Australia (18) defeated France (0)Australia (23) defeated Malaysia (0)center_img Men’s 40’s: Australia (20) defeated Singapore (0) Men’s 30’s: Australia (16) defeated Cook Islands (2)Australia (15) defeated Papua New Guinea (0)Australia (17) defeated United States of America (0) Keep up-to-date with all of the latest news and information from the Australian teams at the 2015 Touch World Cup: Senior Mixed: Australia (21) defeated Singapore (0)Australia (18) defeated Niue (1) Website – www.touchfootball.com.auFacebook – www.facebook.com/touchfootballaustraliaTwitter – www.twitter.com/touchfootyaus (#TWC2015)Instagram – www.instagram.com/touchfootballaustralia Related LinksDay 1 Resultslast_img

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