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Australia head coach Lisa Alexander believes the Netball World Cup is “too close to call” as her facet prepares to defend their title in Liverpool this month.
The event begins on Friday July 12 with Australia going through Northern Ireland of their opening Group A recreation as they give the impression of being to say a fourth consecutive event win.
Though many are predicting both them, hosts England or Jamaica because the groups to beat, Alexander believes there are extra in rivalry.
“I think New Zealand and even South Africa may also be a threat,” Alexander stated. “England’s half of the draw is hard and also you by no means know what Jamaica will carry.
“New Zealand are in our facet of the draw and there is a few gamers who might be showing of their final World Cup so they are going to be hungry for achievement.”
And with eight video games in ten days, Alexander believes how sides method the event can even be essential in figuring out the eventual winners.
“There’s positively a psychological issue to think about and it is the job of the teaching workers to maintain the gamers assured however not over-confident,” stated Alexander.
“Retaining them in the proper mind set for the proper a part of the event in essential – you do not need them peaking too early however constructing in direction of performances on the finish of the week.”