FS Crinums to face Jaguars in TNL final

Alyssa Trahms. PHOTO: Netball SA

The Free State Crinums are into the final of the Telkom Netball League being played in Johannesburg.

On Monday night the three-time champions from Bloemfontein booked their spot in the final with a win against the Golden Fireballs in the second semi-final.

The Crinums led the semi-final 21-19 at half time and went on to clinch the match 43-39.

The Crinums will face the Gauteng Jaguars in the final after they edged the Southern Stings 48-46 in the first semi-final.

The final at the Ellis Park Arena will be played Tuesday night at 18:00.

Meanwhile, on Tuesday there will be playoff games as well as the Division 2 final.

At 10:00, the Free State Sonoblomo will be in action against the North West Tshukudu in the 5th & 6th place playoff in Division 2.

At 12:00 it’s the Division 1 5th & 6th place playoff between the North West Flames and the Eastern Cape Aloes.

At 14:00 the bronze medal match in Division 2 gets underway with the Mpumalanga Sunbirds in action against the Tornados, while at 16:00 the Stings are up against the Fireballs in the Division 1 bronze medal match.

At 18:00 the Eastern Cape Comets will be in action against the Kingdom Stars in the Division 2 final.

Morgan Piek