The English Roses have had more international match practice than other teams over the last 18 months, building depth into a squad that already boasts a number of superstars. Heading down under for series against New Zealand and Australia, the Roses will continue building towards the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Zara Colling runs an eye over their squad.
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.
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
2 days, 16 teams, 37 games and 4 eventual winners – the inaugural EMMNA National Tournament had it all. It was London Giants and Knights who eventually came away with the silverware, but before that we were treated to an unbelievable showcase of the men’s and mixed talent the UK has to offer.
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
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.
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.