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Three pillars of Singapore netball

(From left) Chen Huifen, 31, Premila Hirubalan, 33, and Micky Lin, 30, being inducted into the Netball Hall of Fame at the Netball Singapore Awards Night last November.
(From left) Chen Huifen, 31, Premila Hirubalan, 33, and Micky Lin, 30, being inducted into the Netball Hall of Fame at the Netball Singapore Awards Night last November.ST FILE PHOTOS

They were mainstays in the Singapore national netball team for more than a decade, with 328 caps among them. So when Chen Huifen, Premila Hirubalan and Micky Lin decided to call time on their careers and make way for new blood this month, they left big holes in the national side to be filled. The Straits Times speaks to the trio as they look back upon their successful sojourns in Singapore netball.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 30, 2016, with the headline 'Three pillars of Singapore netball'. Print Edition | Subscribe