Exclusive Interview

NS EXCLUSIVE: Lisa Alexander – London (Pulse) calling

London Pulse and Lisa Alexander AM have announced that the former Australian Diamonds' head coach will be contracted for two years as Performance Director. In looking ahead to the role, Alexander discusses her role, mentoring others and how she is staying ahead of ageism.

NS PREVIEW: Suncorp Super Netball Grand Final 2021 

Super analyst Drew Kennedy, and former Diamonds' star Sharon Finnan-White, have put together a comprehensive guide to the 2021 Suncorp Super Netball grand final. Sharon's inside knowledge of pre-game routines, and their collective tactical knowledge, makes this a not-to-be missed feature on the NSW Swifts and GIANTS Netball. All images by Marcela Massey

By |2021-08-27T06:55:13+10:00August 27th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, SSN|Tags: , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: Paige Hadley – Question time

Paige Hadley has always questioned herself, in a relentless quest to improve her performance individually and for her team. Co- captain of the NSW Swifts and a one club player, Hadley has also represented the Diamonds on 28 occasions

By |2021-08-25T14:32:33+10:00August 25th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured|Tags: , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the bench with Lisa Alexander

Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over GIANTS' Netball preliminary final victory against West Coast Fever, covering major tactical moves, and key athletes. Lisa pays particular attention to some of the younger athletes in the teams.

By |2021-08-25T01:57:37+10:00August 25th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured, SSN|Tags: , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: Stacey Marinkovich – the 2021/22 Diamonds’ squad

There is always public discussion, speculation and criticism after the announcement of a Diamonds' netball squad. In her first exclusive print interview since the squad was named, national coach Stacey Marinkovich answers some of the tough questions.

By |2021-08-23T02:11:10+10:00August 23rd, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured|Tags: , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: Liz Watson – Life lessons

Widely regarded as one of the best centre-courters in the world, so it's been a challenge to watch from the sidelines this year. In an exclusive interview with Netball Scoop's Jenny Sinclair, Watson spoke about the lessons she learned early in life that helped to become an elite athlete, what it's taken to stay there, and about her troublesome right foot.

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the bench with Lisa Alexander

Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over West Coast Fever's preliminary final victory against Sunshine Coast Lightning, covering major tactical moves, and key athletes. Lisa also discusses some new tactics from the Fever, and the challenges of changing position.

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the bench with Sharon Finnan-White

Former Australian Diamond and dual Netball World Cup gold medallist, Sharon Finnan-White, reviewed the major semi-final between the NSW Swifts and GIANTS Netball. Finnan-White analysed the key differences between the teams, including defensive strategies, and how athletes performed.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Kate Eddy – When the game gets tough

Athletes compete to win. So how do they process loss, whether it's an injury that keeps them off court, a game that they missed, or a challenging season? Kate Eddy spoke candidly about how she has coped with all of these scenarios in this must-read piece by Amy Cooper.

By |2021-08-13T11:28:37+10:00August 12th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured|Tags: , , |0 Comments