Placement Round 5-8: Martinique crush Haiti
13 Apr. 2019
Haiti vs Martinique 17:48 (8:25)
In a one-sided match, Martinique steamrolled Haiti 48:17 and play for fifth place tomorrow against the winner of the match Canada versus Mexico.
Martinique dominated the first half and by minute 20, they had created a 10-goal lead, 17:7. When the half-time buzzer sounded, they were even 17 in front (25:8).
The second half was no different than the first and Haiti scored their first goal in minute 37, while Martinique had already added six goals to their tally at that time. Ultimately, Martinique finished the match with a 31-goal lead, 48:17 and play for fifth place tomorrow.
Top scorer of the match with outstanding 17 goals was Martinique’s Yvann Josephine.
Photo: Ernesto Beltré