18 Jun 2010

Kitchen named in Commonwealth Games team

3:06 pm on 18 June 2010

Shelley Kitchen has been named in the New Zealand squash team to contest the Commonwealth Games in Delhi in October.

Kitchen has been off the circuit since last year and gave birth to her first child in February.

She'll team up with world number 14 Jaclyn Hawkes in the women's doubles, and Campbell Grayson in the mixed event. Both combinations claimed gold at last year's Australian Doubles Championships in Melbourne.

Joelle King and Tamsyn Leevey will also play doubles.... King and Martin Knight mixed doubles and Knight and Grayson men's doubles.

Five of the six New Zealand team will also line up in the singles in Delhi this year, with Tamsyn Leevey the exception.