Kimber's girls on Nations Cup final track in Singapore
Northern Ireland continued their march towards Saturday's Nations Cup final with their third win in-a-row in Singapore.
Namibia's late withdrawal from the tournament has seen the sixth spot filled by a Singapore Invitational team featuring several useful Aussies and a Fijian international.
Only leading by five goals after a competitive first half, the girls in green hit their stride to win 50-29.
Julie Kimber made two changes to the starting seven from Monday's win over Singapore, with Michelle Drayne and vice-captain Niamh Cooper replacing Laura Mason and Neamh Woods.
The select side actually led 6-3 in the early stages, but undaunted Northern Ireland fought back to go into the first break 10-8 up.
It stayed tight in the second quarter with Northern Ireland extending their lead to 20-15 at half-time before pulling clear.
With world-class centre Caroline O'Hanlon pulling the strings, Northern Ireland's lethal long passes opened up the opposition.
The tournament favourites took the third quarter 13-6 before finishing with a flourish to win by the commanding margin of 21 goals.
Northern Ireland changed to a short passing game in the final quarter and created a steady supply of scoring chances for substitute shooter Jenna Bowman.
They meet Chinese Taipei today before concluding the round-robin stage with what could be the first of back-to-back games against Papua New Guinea. Having edged hosts Singapore on the opening day, PNG remained on course for a place in the final by beating Botswana 54-49.