Botswana 46-47 Wales

Wales have secured their first victory at the World Netball Championships in Singapore

Having lost all three of their pool matches, Wales beat Botswana 47- 46 in the first of the play-off matches.

Melissa Hyndman's side were 24-20 down at half-time but drew level in the third quarter and edged ahead in the final quarter.

Wales face Samoa on Friday in the battle for a top ten place in Singapore before their final game on Saturday.

Wales squad

Jamilla Abbott, Sophie Baxter, Joanne Davies, Suzanne Drane (co-capt), Sara Hale (co-capt), Rebecca James, Nichola James, Chelsea Lewis, Sophie Morgan, Cara Moseley, Emma Thomas, Stephanie Williams.