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Lois Muir: 1963 representative team (1st of 2)

Lois Muir: 1963 representative team

The New Zealand basketball team travelled to England for the 1963 world tournament, at which they were runners-up. The team, shown here on arrival in London, included Lois Muir (front row, right), who was to become a leading figure in New Zealand netball.

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Suzanne McFadden, 'Netball - From basketball to netball', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 October 2021)

Story by Suzanne McFadden, published 5 Sep 2013, reviewed & revised 26 Aug 2020, updated 1 Aug 2015