Lisa Bowman shoots Northern Ireland closer to Commonwealth Games spot

Northern Ireland goal shoot Lisa Bowman scored 33 goals in Friday's win over Barbados
Northern Ireland goal shoot Lisa Bowman scored 33 goals in Friday's win over Barbados

Northern Ireland's netballers took a big step towards qualification for the 2018 Commonwealth Games with victory over Barbados in Lisburn on Friday.

Star shooter Lisa Bowman got 33 goals as the home side won 35-33.

Northern Ireland beat Barbados 51-35 on Wednesday and also saw off the Republic of Ireland and Singapore, before winning the Quad Series final.

The win keeps their top 12 world ranking ahead of the official cut-off date of 1 July.

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