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Women's Rugby World Cup 2017

Watch: Natasha Olson-Thorne scores Hong Kong’s first ever Women’s Rugby World Cup try

Centre busts through the Wales defence to dot down in her side’s 39-15 loss in Dublin

PUBLISHED : Friday, 18 August, 2017, 5:24am
UPDATED : Friday, 18 August, 2017, 5:24am

Natasha Olson-Thorne became the first ever Hong Kong player to score a try at the Women’s Rugby World Cup as her side put up their best performance yet in Dublin in a 39-15 loss to Wales.

Olson-Thorne split the Wales’ defence and charged over the line 29 minutes into the match, before Chong Ka-yan added Hong Kong’s second try shortly after half-time.

Watch: Hong Kong go down 39-15 to Wales