Re: At 14yrs 2mths, Naiktha Bains (AUS) qualifies for $25K on senior debut
She's a good prospect. She wasn't shunned, that was just sensionalism from the press her and her dad to get a bit of attention.
He's also on record as being clear that his daughter would play for whichever country gave her the most money. Which is why she plays for Australia.