_76855172_14875718895_62b8341ae1_oGreat Britain’s wheelchair rugby team have finished fifth at the World Championships  after beating hosts Denmark 52-48 in Odense.

GB had qualified for the play-off with a 55-45 win over New Zealand on Saturday.

The Danes were leading 15-14 at the end of the first quarter, but GB overturned the lead to take a hard-fought contest.

GB’s Ayaz Bhuta, 25, was named player of the tournament as Britain finished as the highest-ranked European team.

A young GB side won five of their seven matches in Denmark, including a pool match victory over the host nation by the same 52-48 scoreline.

BBC Sport