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Stacey Francis gets 50th International Cap

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

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England take 2015 Netball Europe crown

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.

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Netball star Peace Proscovia extends her Loughborough stay

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.

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England overpower Scotland

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

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Thursday 14 May – The Netball Europe Open Championships

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

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The Netball Europe Open Championships

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

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