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Fast5 Ferns overcome England to nab bronze at Fast5 Netball World Series

The Fast5 Ferns finished a disappointing tournament with a flourish to capture bronze at the Fast5 Netball World Series. New Zealand had won seven of the previous nine Fast5 Netball World Series tournaments, but had to settle for third place in Christchurch – their second-worst finish in history. Three narrow losses, all by two goals … Read more

Fast5 Ferns fall to Australia, face sudden-death at Netball World Series

The Fast5 Ferns felt the full range of emotions on the opening day of their Netball World Series title defence in Christchurch on Saturday. And amid the ups, the downs, and the crazy turnarounds, there was one word at the centre of it all – ‘powerplay’. As the colourful festival that is the short-game format … Read more

England’s Vitality Roses seek next step in second Test against Australian Diamonds | Netball News

England take on the Austraian Diamonds in must-win second Test on Sunday morning; coverage is live on Sky Sports Mix from 8am; England’s men’s side – England Thorns- face Australia Men before live from 5.45am Last Updated: 26/10/22 10:22pm England will take on Australia in the second Test on Sunday, live on Sky Sports England’s … Read more

Sharni Norder lashes Netball Australia and Matt Russell apologises to Donnell Wallam in Diamonds row

The fallout from the Netball Australia’s sponsorship saga rumbles on, with a TV commentator pressured to apologise for just mentioning Donnell Wallam’s role in the controversy, while the sport’s chiefs have been slammed by a former captain for not doing more to protect the indigenous debutant. Wallam triggered the controversy when she asked to be … Read more

England Thorns: The men’s netball team ready to face Australia Men live on Sky Sports | Netball News

England Thorns, the national men’s netball team, will be live on Sky Sports Mix on Sunday; coverage of their match against Australia’s Men starts at 5.45am; Jess Thirlby’s women’s team follow straight after against the Australian Diamonds after a narrow 55-54 loss in the first Test Last Updated: 26/10/22 8:19pm England Thorns are live on … Read more

Australian netball: Donnell Wallam makes debut against England after Gina Rinehart sponsorship saga

The indigenous star who sparked the cancellation of a major sponsorship deal for Australian Netball has made an emotional return to the spotlight to score a thrilling match-winning goal in the biggest moment of her career. Donnell Wallam made her international debut for the Australian Diamonds against arch rivals England in front of a sold-out … Read more

Four-time gold medal Olympian Dawn Fraser supports Gina Rinehart in Netball Australia controversy

Olympic swimmer Dawn Fraser has thrown her support behind Gina Rinehart after its players took issue with her sponsorship deal over offensive comments made by her late father. Rinehart’s company Hancock Prospecting, backed out of a lifeline sponsorship deal with Netball Australia after players criticised comments her late father Lang Hancock had made about Aboriginal Australians … Read more

Sydney Swans AFL boss takes a swipe at clueless players after $15 million Netball Australia debacle

Footy boss rejects idea of ‘sportswashing’ and urges athletes to educate themselves in the wake of terminated $15 million netball sponsorship Sydney Swans boss stressed the need for professional athletes to be educated Follows Gina Rinehart’s mining company pulling a $15 million sponsorship deal Netball Australia now faces an uncertain future, players widely condemned Collectively took … Read more

Netball Australia: Diamonds enjoying a lavish European holiday before Gina Rinehart storm

Australia’s netball stars took a dreamy European summer holiday together just weeks before losing a $15million sponsorship over a row of their sponsor’s logo.  Netball Australia is now facing an unprecedented funding crisis after mining billionaire Gina Rinehart’s company Hancock Prospecting on Saturday tore up its proposed deal, which was set to provide a ‘major … Read more