14 June, 2006
England netball team to showcase talent in two test matches against Fiji
The England netball team jetted into the country on Monday and are staying in Suva. They are here for two test matches which are scheduled next week. The tour here is part of the team's preparations for the World Netball Championships which will be hosted in Suva in July 2007. With the absence of the English skipper, Olivia Murphy, the team rounds up its year long tour after tests against Jamaica, South Africa and Australia. The team's coach said that the two matches in Fiji would be crucial as they help the team gauge their overall performance on the venue which hosts the World Netball Championships in July 2007. Please check our list of Upcoming Events in Suva for dates for the test matches.