Netball: England name squad of 12 for Jamaica tour

England have named a squad of 12 players for their tour of Jamaica.

Pamela Cookey again captains the team, while the main absentee is Manchester Thunder's Sara Bayman, who has been ruled out with a knee injury.

The three-match series begins on 2 April and concludes four days later. England are third in the world rankings, one position above Jamaica.

Anna Mayes' side will be in action for the first time since whitewashing world champions Australia on home soil.

England: Pamela Cookey (captain), Kadeen Corbin, Sasha Corbin, Emma Dovey, Rachel Dunn, Stacey Francis, Jodie Gibson, Serene Guthrie, Lindsay Keable, Laura Malcolm, Mia Ritchie, Rachel Shaw.