Surrey Storm's Cookey and Dunn selected for England
17 November 2011
Storm's Pamela Cookey and Rachel Dunn have been confirmed in the 12 women England squad due to play at the World Netball Series at the Echo Arena Liverpool from 25th - 27th November 2011.
New Storm signing Pamela Cookey is a notable inclusion following her absence from the tour to Australia and New Zealand, whilst star shooter Rachel Dunn has also made the squad.
Storm Player-Coach and England regular Tamsin Greenway will take a rest during this series and instead will turn her attentions to media work as a commentator and pundit for England Netball during the series.
FastNet has been a part of the international Netball calendar since 2009, with England runners-up to New Zealand’s FastNet Ferns last year.
FastNet is a shortened version of the game which featuring rolling substitutions, 2 point goals from shooting from outside the goal circle, double-point power play and six-minute quarters.
The 2011 World Netball Series features England, New Zealand, Australia, Jamaica, South Africa and Fiji.
England Squad for 2011 World Netball Series:
Jade Clarke (Northern Mystics) - captain
Pamela Cookey (Surrey Storm) - vice-captain
Sara Bayman (Northern Thunder)
Eboni Beckford-Chambers (West Coast Fever)
Kadeen Corbin (Team Bath)
Sasha Corbin (Hertfordshire Mavericks)
Emma Dovey (Northern Thunder)
Rachel Dunn (Surrey Storm)
Stacey Francis (Canterbury Tactix)
Serena Guthrie (Team Bath)
Jo Harten (Canterbury Tactix)
Laura Malcolm (Northern Thunder)