Lily Niber Lawrence, player of Hasaacas Ladies is delighted with her side’s qualification to the knockout phase of the special competition.

The Western region powerhouse had to wait for match day six to book their ticket in the knockout round of the special competition.

Their disappointing start to the tournament led to many, including connoisseurs of the game writing them off, only to silent their critics with qualification on the last day.

In an exclusive interview with NBSportslive, Lily Lawrence said,

“Actually, we were written of by many. But we knew, we weren’t out of the competition and an away win gave us maximum hope and we are happy to qualify for the next stage.”

An elated Lily Niber Lawrence and her teammates will be aiming for history as the knockout phase commences.