The 2015 Netball World Cup in Sydney is just eleven weeks away, and Tracey Neville has announced the long squad of nineteen players. The squad will be entering training camps over the coming weeks before being whittled down to the final 12 at the end of June. The England Long Squad for the 2015 Netball
Team Bath Netball’s Stacey Francis had double cause for celebration over the weekend as she won her 50th international cap and helped England reclaim the Netball Europe Open trophy. Club colleague Sam Cook also played a key role as England completed their warm-up for this summer’s Netball World Cup with convincing victories over Scotland, Wales
England took the 2015 Netball Europe trophy this afternoon but were made to work for their win following a spirited display from the host nation. Northern Ireland took a surprising early lead at the end of the first quarter but were eventually outclassed as England triumphed 64-22 to regain the title they last held in 2012.
Netball Europe Open Championships – Saturday 16 May and Sunday 17 May Final Results Saturday 16 May 8.30 Ireland 51-18 Malta 10.30 Scotland 45-42 Trinidad & Tobago 12.30 England 69-31 Wales 14.30 Switzerland 12-51 Ireland 16.30 Trinidad & Tobago 52-40 Northern Ireland 18.30 South Africa 72-42 Wales Sunday 17 May 8.30 South Africa v
Loughborough University has announced that Ugandan netball star Peace Proscovia will be a Loughborough Lightning player for the next two seasons. Proscovia, who is the first Ugandan to play professional netball in the UK, has signed onto a two year Masters course, which will see her combine sport with academia like many of her teammates.
England got their Netball Europe title hunt off to a winning start this afternoon as they overcame a lacklustre start to seal a convincing 60-16 victory over Scotland. This was the first match of the competition that counted towards the Netball Europe Championships following the fixtures against the invitational sides yesterday. It was always going to
Netball Europe Open Championships – Friday 15 May – Day 2 Results 08.30 Hrs Switzerland 43-22 Malta 10.30 Hrs Northern Ireland 40-31 Scotland 12.30 Hrs Wales 53-46 Trinidad & Tobago 14.30 Hrs Ireland 51-23 Malta 16.30 Hrs England 60-13 Scotland 18.30 Hrs Northern Ireland 57-47 South Africa
England got off to the best possible start at Netball Europe today as they claimed convincing 63-42 and 69-33 victories over Trinidad & Tobago and South Africa respectively. Although England do not get their official Netball Europe campaign underway until tomorrow, they arguably had their toughest day of the tournament today. Each team will have
Scores from day 1 at the Netball Europe Open Championships in Belfast. England play two and win two, Ireland also win, Scotland lose and Wales draw against Northern Ireland. Full scores are below: 08.30 Hrs Switzerland 14-36 Ireland 10.30 Hrs Trinidad & Tobago 42-63 England 12.30 Hrs Scotland 34-45 South Africa 14.30 Hrs Wales 53-53 Northern Ireland 16.30
The Netball Europe Open Championships, takes place at the Antrim Forum, Belfast,Northern Ireland, between May 14 and 17, and features England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales in addition to world number six South Africa and Trinidad & Tobago, ranked ninth in the world. In addition to the main competition between the high performance nations, a