Jamaica end World Cup on a high

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Jamaica finished fifth and Uganda earned their highest ever placing of seventh during the penultimate session of the Vitality Netball World Cup today.

The Sunshine Girls – ranked second in the world – had endured a disappointing campaign, missing out on the semi-finals for the first time since 1995, but ensured they finished on a high with a 68-50 win over Malawi.

Earlier on, Uganda won the all-African clash with tournament debutants Zimbabwe to claim their best World Cup result.

Session 19 matches results:

Zimbabwe 47-58 Uganda

Jamaica 68-50 Malawi


The Vitality Netball World Cup concludes this afternoon, when the world champions will be crowned. New Zealand and Australia will meet in the final at 4:45pm, while the bronze medal match will be contested by England and South Africa at 2:30pm.

Courtesy of the Netball World Cup 2019