Friday, August 19 2016 @ 09:45 AM ACST
Contributed by: Troy Thompson
The Irish Warriors and GB Bulldogs both had strong wins on Day 3 of the AFL Europe European Championships to set up a final rematch of their one point thriller from Day 1 of the tournament. In the women's competition the GB Swans are unbeaten after their first two matches.
The GB Swans and Irish Banshees kicked off the day and after a goal-less first half the Swans prevailed by a single point kicking 2.1 to the Banshees 1.6. The Banshees notched up a win in the second match running out winners 4.8 to the European Crusaders 0.1. The GB Swans then finished the day on top of the table with a 55 point shut out against the Crusaders.
Women's Round 1
GB Swans 2.1 (13) def Irish Banshees 1.6 (12)
Irish Banshees 4.8 (32) def European Crusaders 0.1 (1)
GB Swans 8.7 (55) def European Crusaders 0.0 (0)