The Ghana rugby league season kicked off on the weekend, with the primary three matches of the 2021 marketing campaign performed on the Legon Rugby Area in Accra in entrance of excited followers. Within the inaugural youth league encounter, Agency Basis defeated African Warriors 12-0, whereas the lads’s competitors noticed Accra Panthers defeat Bulls 24-14 and Skolars triumph 26-0 over newcomers Nungua Tigers.
Bulls led within the first half of their recreation however couldn’t stand up to a second half Panthers comeback. “My boys weren’t getting their circulate within the first half. We talked about what we would have liked to do to rectify that on the break and had been significantly better thereafter,” stated Panthers head coach Awudu Mustapha Jafaru. Captain of the shedding aspect, Collins Ofosu, famous: “We’re not proud of the result of the sport, our gamers relaxed an excessive amount of after the primary half, however we’ll study from that.”
Hero for Skolars was Chris Da-Gama, who crossed for 3 of his aspect’s 4 tries. “It was nice to welcome the Tigers to the league and a very good recreation from our group in our first begin for some time after the lockdowwn. We’re assured and ready to win the league this yr.”