Black Ferns thrash Wales

Shakira Baker of New Zealand scores in the corner. Photo / Getty Images
Shakira Baker of New Zealand scores in the corner. Photo / Getty Images

The Black Ferns will play off for fifth and sixth at the women's Rugby World Cup in Paris.

New Zealand has thrashed Wales 63-7 in their first classification game, running in 11 tries to one.

New Zealand will face USA for fifth spot after the Americans beat Australia 23-20.

Meanwhile England booked a spot in the final with a 40-7 thumping of Ireland. France and Canada were playing in the other semifinal.

- Newstalk ZB

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