Commonwealth Games: Jamaica’s Sunshine Girls Beat Australia

The eyes of the region are on Jamaica as they registered a stunning 57-55 victory over netball top seed, Australia, at the Commonwealth Games.

The Sunshine Girls overturned a five-goal deficit in the final period to earn the triumph in Birmingham and surged to the top of Pool A.

Goal Shoot Jhaniele Fowler scored 47 from 50 attempts and a tenacious Jamaica defence applied the pressure on Australia’s shooters to take the final quarter 17-9.

The Jamaicans are fourth on the world ranking, and finished third in the past two editions of the Commonwealth Games.

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