"The defence by the girls was just amazing - and defence is what wins games."
The 17-12 extra-time win was sealed by an outstanding try from the world cup winner.
There’s still gold to be won on the final day of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
The All Blacks sevens star has been replaced by Akuilla Rokolisoa.
The NZ women lost star Ruby Tui for the Commonwealth Games with mumps.
Rugby star Ruby Tui is isolated and the team will delay their arrival on the Gold Coast.
The 19-year-old is set for emergency surgery for an appendix complaint.
All you need to know about New Zealand rugby player Portia Wodman and her prospects at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.