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Date: Apr 19, 2015
By: Grant Dexter / Staff reporter
The Taipei Baboons saw off the visiting Discovery Bay Pirates of Hong Kong in their rugby
union match in Taipei yesterday, while two women’s games also went the way of the home team.
For the men, the Baboons scored eight tries to two, running out 48-10 winners.
The women’s teams played two games, one 10-a-side and one of Sevens. The women’s Baboons beat their Pirates counterparts 10-0 through two tries to Catherine Jane Mineur in the 10s and also won the Sevens 12-5, three tries to one, with Jane Chuang, Vicki Offland and Shing Wen Chang dotting down for the home side. [FULL STORY]