Sri Lanka (SRL)

They are one of the outsiders for the tournament, ranked No15 in the world, but they qualified through Asia.

When they come to Cape Town they will be appearing in their 11th World Cup.

They finished 15th in Liverpool four years ago and their best placing was ninth in Eastbourne in 1963.

Zimbabwe and Singapore sign off Netball World Cup in triumphant style

Friday, 4 August 2023: Zimbabwe defeated Barbados to secure 13th place while Singapore got the better of Sri Lanka to secure 15th place in their final matches of the Netball World Cup 2023 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on Friday. ZIMBABWE 75 – 48 BARBADOS Zimbabwe avenged their 45-62 loss against Barbados earlier […]

SA draw with NZ in thriller; wins for Jamaica and Sri Lanka

Hosts South Africa and defending world champions New Zealand produced the match of the Netball World Cup 2023 so far, playing out to a thrilling 48-48 draw in Cape Town on Wednesday. In the other matches of the day, Jamaica claimed an emphatic victory over Trinidad and Tobago while Sri Lanka earned their first win […]

Match reports, day 3: Wins for Wales, Malawi, NZ, Australia

Wales claimed their first victory of the Netball World Cup 2023 to safely negotiate their way through to the second stage of the preliminaries while there were comfortable wins for Malawi, defending champions New Zealand, and Australia on the third day of matches at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. WALES 68-56 SRI LANKAWith both […]