She ended saying that a podium finish would give netball
a chance to gain popularity in the country.
It would be injustice to the players if netball
is not be included in the Games
Akhtar appealed Minister of Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) Dr Fahmida Mirza and POA president Arif Hasan to include netball
in the Games.
Her son Dave said: "The story goes that because in the war years the new playing fields were being brought into agricultural use, they played netball
on the concrete playground.
"I have been in netball
a long time and I enjoy it today just as much as when I first started.
"Amy is extremely passionate about netball
, devoting her time and energy to run all training sessions, arrange games, venues and umpires."
Tempting though it is to sing "netball
's coming home", what with the World Cup being staged in Liverpool, and the world number three-ranked Roses poised, potentially, to create another upset, history does suggest otherwise.
Tickets for netball
's premier international sporting tournament are selling fast, with over 97,000 spectators confirmed so far.
The entire production was flawless.Importantly, I learnt one or two things about the game of netball
, the insignificance of my discovery notwithstanding.
Club chairperson Karin Figliolini said, "We are so proud of Stirling Netball
Club's progress over the last few years and we're certainly very proud of our junior section going from strength to strength with our league win proving our commitment and dedication to developing junior netball
within Stirlingshire with support from Active Stirling and Netball
international Jade Clarke said: "I'm sure Jude will really help bring excitement to the event and prove a popular part of the Vitality Netball
World Cup - earning a place in sporting history."