Malaysia national netball team

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Malaysia
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Association Malaysian Netball Association
Confederation AFNA (Asia)
Head coach Choo Kon Lee
Captain Aruna Santhappan
INF ranking 22
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Blue uniform
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Blue uniform
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Black uniform
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Black uniform
World Championships
2011 placing 16th
Best result 11th (1983)
Commonwealth Games
Appearances One (Debuted in 1998)
1998 placing 8th

The Malaysia national netball team is the netball team that represents Malaysia in international competition. In 2005, the Singaporean team won the Asian Netball Championship with a win over the Malaysian team, scoring 53–39 in the Finals. Malaysia qualified for the 2011 World Netball Championships in Singapore, finishing sixteenth. The team for the World Championships was coached by Choo Kon Lee and captained by Aruna Santhappan. As of July 2011, Malaysia are 22nd in the IFNA World Rankings.

Team[edit]

Twelve players were selected for the 2011 World Netball Championships, held from 3–10 July.[1]

Malaysia national netball team
Players Coaching staff
  • Aruna Santhappan (c)
  • Nur Ezzaini Mohd Nor
  • Norashikin Kamal Zaman
  • Izyan Syazana Mohd Wazir
  • Nurul Adha Abu Bakar
  • Siti Nor Farhana Mustafa
  • Noramirah Dayana Noor Azhar
  • Nur Syafazliyana Mohd Ali
  • Nurul Shaffa Mustafa
  • Nur Shamilia Mohd Samsudin
  • Nur Salfarina Mohd Amin
  • Noor Atika Mohd Radzi
  • Head coach: Choo Kon Lee
  • Manager: Datin Seri Shamsiah M. Yasin

Competitive history[edit]

World Netball Championships
Year Championship Location Placing
1983 6th World Championships Singapore 11th
1987 7th World Championships Glasgow, Scotland N/A
1991 8th World Championships Sydney N/A
1995 9th World Championships Birmingham, England N/A
1999 10th World Championships Christchurch, New Zealand N/A
2003 11th World Championships Kingston, Jamaica DNP
2007 12th World Championships Auckland, New Zealand 16th
2011 13th World Championships Singapore 16th
Netball at the Commonwealth Games
Year Games Event Location Placing
1998 XVI Games 1st Netball Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 8th
2002 XVII Games 2nd Netball Manchester, England DNP
2006 XVIII Games 3rd Netball Melbourne, Australia DNP
2010 XIV Games 4th Netball Delhi, India DNP
Other events

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Singh, Aftar (29 June 2011). "Anything but last is fine for our netball team in Singapore". The Star. Retrieved 29 June 2011.