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Mid-court players: Lyn Gunson (2nd of 2)

Mid-court players: Lyn Gunson

Lyn Gunson (née Parker), on the right in this photograph, captained the Silver Ferns for 12 years from the mid-1970s and was later their highly successful coach. A versatile and talented mid-court player, she was known for her forbidable athletic ability, tactical nous and leadership skills.

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Suzanne McFadden, 'Netball - New Zealand netball stars', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/39240/mid-court-players-lyn-gunson (accessed 11 August 2020)

Story by Suzanne McFadden, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Aug 2015