Singapore netball head coach Ruth Aitken, flanked by captain Vanessa Lee (R) and co vice-captain Nurul Baizura. Josephine Yeo (L) and Yu Mei Ling are behind. (Photo: Netball Singapore)
Less than a month after returning from the Asian netball championships, Singapore will find themselves in the thick of action again.
This Sunday, Ruth Aitken’s charges will begin their Mission Foods Nations Cup 2016 campaign against Ireland, one of five invited teams to the 11th edition of the tournament.
While Singapore did not manage to retain their Asian title, finishing third in Bangkok behind champions Sri Lanka and runners-up Malaysia, the New Zealander was happy with what she saw from a new-look team that was competing in its first major tournament.
“I was really pleased with the development of some of the newer players and I thought the progress we made was really heartening,” she told local media at the Netball Singapore headquarters on Monday morning.
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