Wallaroos fall short against Black Ferns after historic first-half lead

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated June 6 2022 - 7:41am, first published 7:30am
Skipper Shannon Parry is tackled on Monday during the Wallaroos loss to the Black Ferns. Picture: Getty

Wallaroos lock Michaela Leonard was the "glue" during her side's historic first half five-point lead against the Black Ferns, before the Kiwis ran away with the game.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

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Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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