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Watson joins Silver Ferns as injury cover

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 25/08/2016

The Southern Steel's Jane Watson has been brought into the Silver Ferns squad for the Quad series as cover for the injured Anna Harrison.

The experienced Harrison suffered a calf injury on Thursday night and was ruled out of the opening match.

Rookie Watson joined the side on Friday morning, ahead of their match against England in Auckland on Saturday.

She joins other potential debutants; Maia Wilson, Storm Purvis and Te Paea Selby-Rickit.

The medical team are trying to get Harrison fit to play later in the tournament, which also includes Australia and South Africa.

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