Netball

Silver Fern netball great Margaret Forsyth an ‘adventure gal’ and champion for her community

Margaret Forsyth: December 28, 1961 – May 4, 2021 On the netball court, Silver Fern Margaret Forsyth was competitive, uncompromising but also kind and knew how to get the best out of everyone, not just...

14th May

New Zealand’s Premiership netball coaches united against Aus two-point shot

Australia’s flagship netball league is sticking with a largely unpopular two-point shot, but it seems there’s little chance that will happen here as long as our top coaches have got anything to do with it. The two-point shot was announced by the Super Netball Commission weeks before the start of last year’s Australian league, catching...

‘Any publicity is good publicity’: Ricky Stuart apologises to angry netballers but can’t resist a second swipe

Ricky Stuart has apologised to the Australian netball community after it responded angrily to comments from the Canberra Raiders coach that suggested the sport wasn’t ‘tough’. But while Stuart clarified on Friday that he respected netball and said all sports are tough, he delivered a little parting jab by saying he hoped netball had enjoyed the...

13th May

ANZ Premiership coaches united against 2-point shot

Australia’s flagship netball league is sticking with a largely unpopular 2-point shot but it seems there’s little chance that will happen here as long as our top coaches have got anything to do with it. The 2-point shot was announced by the Suncorp Super Netball Commission weeks before the start of last year’s Australian league,...

10th May

Stars stay unbeaten in ANZ Premiership

The Stars look every bit ANZ Premiership title favourites. The south Auckland side continued their excellent start to the season on Sunday, overcoming the Southern Steel 59-45 to make it four wins from four. This is easily the best start to a season for the Stars, who were formed in 2017 for the first year...

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