Well, the Coronavirus has had a big effect on netball over the past seven days. Lots of netball all over the world has been postponed or cancelled altogether. In the UK, the fourth round of the Superleague couldn't be completed. Two games were played before the competition was suspended for the foreseeable future. In New
In New Zealand, they're getting ready this week for the opening round of the new ANZ Premiership season. Meanwhile, we've seen three rounds of the Vitality Netball Superleague completed. London Pulse again played in the TV game on Monday, this time against Celtic Dragons. After an even start, Pulse gradually got right on top, and
In Australia last week, all eyes were on the Bushfire Relief charity match, while in New Zealand, the six ANZ Premiership teams were involved in a pre-season hit out in Otaki. Meanwhile, round two of the Vitality Netball Superleague was an exciting one, with many twists and turns, highlighted by the TV match between Surrey
You can still donate to the Bushfire Relief fund here. The netball community came together for the Netball Bushfire relief game on Sunday resulting in the donation of many thousands of dollars. The money raised will go to the Confident Girls Foundation with all funds going to support netball associations, clubs, teams and individuals who
To donate to the Bushfire Relief Fund, go here It has been a summer unlike one I can ever remember. The bushfires started in November and madness, chaos and destruction soon followed. For over two months the country watched on, feeling helpless and scared to turn on the news or get updates as it seemed
With the Vitality Netball Superleague starting last weekend, we thought it was a good time to begin this new feature. Each week, we'll be going over the major netball matches played all over the world in the past seven days, not just including the scores, but also the statistics, tables and schedule of upcoming games.
Part 3 This is the third part of our look back at the past decade in netball. Today we look at 2017 and 2018. 2017 2017 was the start of a new era. After nine seasons, the trans-Tasman competition, the ANZ Championship was no more. The two partners, Netball Australia and Netball New Zealand went
In a recorded chat prior to the Sunshine Girls victory over England, she referred to the most capped English player, Jade Clarke's play as "very, very dirty", no doubt aware it would be commented on.
"There's a fine line between playing with skill and coming out and being dirty and I think they crossed the line," van Dyk said. "I've been playing netball for a very long time, and I can honestly say I have never come across a defensive pair that are as physical and get away with murder."
So we were off to extra time. Again. At this stage, netball fans were getting quite used to seeing more than 60 minutes of netball between these two teams. And there was nothing in it right throughout extra time. In the final minute, von Bertouch actually thought she’d blown it...