First international try for Clapp as England beat Italy in Six Nations

PUBLISHED: 15:01 14 February 2016 | UPDATED: 15:12 14 February 2016

Saracens and England rugby player Lotte Clapp from Welwyn Garden City

Saracens and England rugby player Lotte Clapp from Welwyn Garden City


Welwyn Garden City’s Lotte Clapp claimed her first senior international rugby try as England defeated Italy 33-24 away in the Women’s Six Nations Championship.

England have now won their first two games of the championships as they successfully followed up their opening 32-0 triumph over Scotland.

Former Welwyn RFC player Clapp crossed the whitewash in the first half helping her side lead 19-12 at the break on Saturday.

England’s other try scorers were Lauren Cattell, Katie Mason, Abbie Scott and Bianca Blackburn.

See further coverage in Wednesday’s Welwyn Hatfield Times.

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