The Zimbabwe senior women’s netball, the Gems clinched gold at the Pent Series tournament after beating neighbours Zambia 50-45 in their final match at Israel Patrick Iyambo Police Training Camp in Windoek, Namibia this Sunday (today).
The tourney featured five teams namely Swaziland, Zambia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and hosts Namibia.
The Gems first beat Botswana 52-40 in their first match on Wednesday, before dismissing hosts Namibia 57-33 on Friday enroute to winning gold.
The Lloyd Makunde-coached side then defeated Swaziland 26-18 yesterday before registering a crucial win against Zambia today to win the netball series in style after registering four wins.
Zambia scooped silver while the hosts Namibia settled for bronze with Botswana and Swaziland following in that order.