If today’s final round results go the way the rankings suggests it should, New Zealand are expected to meet England in tomorrow’s semifinal, while Australia look set to take on Jamaica in the other final.
Sydney Having staged the first major upset of the Netball World Cup by beating top-seeded Australia, New Zealand have avoided becoming the victim of the second, through a 55-48 defeat of fourth-ranked Jamaica at Allphones Arena on Tuesday night.
Read said Cheika’s decision to start both Pocock and Hooper probably placed even more emphasis on the breakdown battle. Nepo Laulala also continues his impressive rise with a spot on the bench for the rested Wyatt Crockett.
Aviation investigators still have to make a definitive judgment on whether the item, which appears to be a wing component, is from the Malaysian jetliner that disappeared almost 17 months ago with 239 people aboard.