Gems in a quest to qualify for the World Cup

By Anashe Murombedzi

THE Zimbabwe Netball team, the Gems have arrived in Pretoria, South Africa for the 2023 Netball World Cup qualifiers which get underway this Sunday.

The Zimbabwe netball team is now in Pretoria where they will be gunning for a second appearance at the World Cup after their 2019 debut in Liverpool.

Backed by Spar Zimbabwe, the Gems are in pool A alongside hosts South Africa as well as Botswana, Namibia and Tanzania.

Meanwhile, four matches are lined up for Sunday as Namibia play Botswana, Uganda takes on Eswatini, and Malawi entertain Kenya while hosts South Africa face Tanzania.

Zimbabwe will be up against Botswana on Monday which is the official opening day.