Netball winner jokes that praise from Beckham 'better than gold'

The coach of the England netball team has told Radio 1 Newsbeat how one of her star players reacted to winning gold at the Commonwealth Games.

The coach of the England netball team has told Radio 1 Newsbeat how one of her star players reacted to winning gold at the Commonwealth Games.

Tracey Neville's team won gold for the first time after a last-second goal by Helen Housby.

Tracey says the shooter told her David Beckham commenting on her Instagram was "actually better than winning gold".

England beat the overwhelming favourites, Australia, 52-51.

If you look down the comments on Helen's feed, you can see...
source: BBC

2018-04-16 15:14
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