Netball

Army Netball Stars Confirmed For World Cup Squad

Ellie Nawale and Dee Bolakoro will represent Fiji at the World Cup.

Two of the Army’s biggest netball stars will be playing at the World Cup later this year.

Ellie Nawale and Dee Bolakoro have both been confirmed in the Fiji squad for the 2019 Netball World Cup.

The event will be held in Liverpool and both players will be hoping to impress their national coach with good performances for their club side.

They are both currently playing in the top tier of British netball, the Super League.

They line up for the Celtic Dragons who sit 7th in the table after 18 games. 

Speaking at an Inter Unit tournament last year, Nawale spoke about her international aims. She said: "We have been exchanging emails from the coach back in Fiji so yeah, fingers crossed.

"Let’s see what it brings."