Shelly Guni, Sports Reporter
CORRECTIONAL Services Queens retained their Rainbow Netball League title for the second year running with a game to spare following a 47-38 win over Platinum Queens at Chikurubi Training depot yesterday.
Last year the prison officer finished unbeaten, having won all their matches.
They however, went on to lost to ZDF, who are occupying the second spot but with three defeats.
“We finished unbeaten last season. However, we lost once at home and as per our norm we want to win the title without any defeat,” Correctional assistant coach Faith Matangaidze said.
“We are disappointed although we had already maintained defended our title a long time ago.”
Correctional will host Black Rhinos this morning in their final game of the season.
“We are looking forward to win.”
Commenting on their match against Platinum Queens, Matangaidze said they were confident of a win since they had rectified all the mistakes that led to their defeat to ZDF.
“When we lost to ZDF the last time it was a wakeup call for us. This whole week we were correcting all our mistakes because we knew we were facing another better team.”
Platinum Queens Coach Simbarashe Mlambo is targeting a second position.
“It’s very much possible to finish second but I think it depends on how ZDF plays the other game,” he said.