The UK Armed Forces Netball team has been announced as the 2019 UKAF Team of the Year.

The awards are set to take place in March 2020, but the netball team has been revealed as the winner of the team prize.

They have had a stellar year including at the Netball Europe tournament.

The championships provided the team a chance to tackle top-class international opposition and the Forces team excelled winning all six games to be crowned champions in their debut tournament.

As well as that achievement, UKAF star player Corporal Dee Bolakoro appeared for Fiji at the Netball World Cup in Liverpool.

Cpl Bolakoro is one of a number of players who have been signed for Super League teams.

The 2019 UKAF Sports Awards will be held on 10 March 2020.