Malawi Queens has called up Kukoma Diamonds shhoter Alinafe Kamwala to fly to England with star Mwawi Kumwenda to replace towering shooter Joyce Mvula who has been ruled out after Visa delay.
Kamwala flew to UK with Kumwenda on Thursday to join Malawi Queens squad set to face England Roses for three test series matches from Friday.
The Blue Eagles Sisters’ star shooter J Mvula who had signed for English Vitality Super League side Manchester Thunder expressed sadness that she is not making it.
The lanky netballer—who had a seven-month stint at Manchester Thunder—could not travel with the squad as she had to wait for her Visa renewal which is of work permit.
“There is delay to my work permit. I wish I had played in the series but I will the rest of the squad the best of luck, “ she said.
The Copper Box Arena will play host to the first two games of the 2017 series with England and Malawi going head-to-head for the first time on Friday 24th November at 7.45pm before meeting again just two days later on Sunday 26th November at 2pm.
Both sides then move to the Genting Arena in Birmingham for the third and final game, which will take place on Wednesday 29th November at 7:45pm.
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