Malawi Queens beat Sri Lanka: Netball World Cup 2015

Malawi Queens on Saturday morning continued their perfect start to the Netball World Cup campaign in Sydney by beating Sri Lanka 101-18 to stay top of Pool C.

Mwai Kumwenda high flying
Mwai Kumwenda high flying

It was Malawi’s new record of highest score in a major tournament.

After beating South Africa in the opening tie, inspired Peace Chawinga- Kalua led Malawi Queens were in no uncompromising mood against Sri Lanka, dominating the game and reducing their opponents to amateurs.

Monitored by Nyasa Times on Sky Sports 5 television, New Zealand-based Malawi shooter Mwai Kumwenda had another amazing day. Scoring at will, 20 baskets in first 15 minutes of the game.

Sky Sport commentators lavished praises to Kumwenda, describing her as “a super talent” and “super woman.”

There were also scores from Kumwenda’s shooting partner Sindi Simutowe who proved is another star following Kumwenda’s footsteps with shooting accuracy of the Malawi side at 90 percent.

The Queens led 23-3 in the first quarter and cruised to 52- 6 by second quarter.

The coming in of Joyce Mvula and Laureen Ngwira added impetus to the Malawi who went on terrorising their opponents and Mvula kept the scores coming with 18 baskets to her  credit and Kumwenda 32.

The vintage win will keep Malawi on course to progress as group winners.

It was an amazing goal. It has been 12 years since 100 baskets were registered in a World Cup.

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ngwachi
ngwachi
5 years ago

Vizuri Saana Malawi Queens Hongera!!

Charlie Hebdo
Charlie Hebdo
5 years ago

Ndiyeno timve kuti simunawapatse ma allowance.

madalitsoccan
madalitsoccan
5 years ago

Bravo

Dr. Mango
Dr. Mango
5 years ago

Congrats Malawi!!!

Brino
Brino
5 years ago

This us the Malawi we want.

Lonjezo Mtukula
Lonjezo Mtukula
5 years ago

Bravo Malawi Queen,

Peter Mathanyula
5 years ago

Apa palibe za atumbuka koma Malawi national netball team. Go all the way and win the quarter final so that you should be rated as one of the highest netball teams in the word. A dpp you promised to build an indoor netball court for the girls. Manyazi mulibe momwe team’yi ikuthyaqpira matimu ena??? Build them a nice netball court.

Change
Change
5 years ago

Congratulations to the Malawi Queens and Grace Obama Chiumia.

vilimmwera
vilimmwera
5 years ago

nkhani apa isakhale ya atumbuka, tonse tikuziwa kuti atumbuka excel mzambiri, ndiye tizingoyan’ana, kulamulira dziko sikukhala president kokha ai, ngakhale m’maphunziro, masewera ndi zina atumbuka akulamulira, coincidentally, makochi onse a football ndi netball are northerners, anyway WE ARE ALL MALAWIANS.

mwanyembe waku bank yofira
mwanyembe waku bank yofira
5 years ago

Queens ndi kawawa

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