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Thunder sign Northern Ireland international Caroline O’Hanlon

Manchester Thunder have signed Northern Ireland international Caroline O’Hanlon. The experienced centre comes into the squad after enjoying a strong Superleague season with Sirens. A qualified doctor, O’Hanlon joins the Black and Yellows following the departure of Gabriella Marshall to the BenecoMavericks. And the 33-year-old admits she could not pass up the opportunity to join

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Sara Bayman and Helen Housby return for Fast5

Former captain Sara Bayman and shooter Helen Housby will return to Manchester Thunder for the Fast5 All-Stars Netball Tournament in the autumn. The pair will join eight current Thunder players in the squad of 10 as the ‘All Star’ additions, with Emma Dovey, Kerry Almond, Dani Bloomfield, Bea Skingsley, Gabby Marshall, Sophie Morgan, Kathryn Turner

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Source: Mark Pritchard

Thunder no match for revitalised Wasps

Manchester Thunder buckled under the pressure from a revitalised Wasps as they fell to a 44-58 defeat at the Thunderdome. The Black and Yellows went toe-to-toe with their rivals in the opening period, but a lapse in concentration combined with a ruthless display from Wasps in the second quarter took the game away. In the

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Source: Mark Pritchard

Thunder take victory over Team Northumbria

Manchester Thunder produced a strong second-half performance to take victory over a gutsy Team Northumbria at the Thunderdome. The Black and Yellows were made to work for their win, with Northumbria going toe-to-toe with the home side for the majority of the first half. But Thunder’s class finally came through after half time and, led

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Source: Mark Pritchard

Thunder secure 66-58 win against Storm

Manchester Thunder put in an assured performance against Surrey Storm to secure a 66-58 victory at the Thunderdome. The Black and Yellows led from the start but didn’t have it wholly their own way, with Storm snapping at their heels for most of the first quarter. However, the home side still managed to force a

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Source: Mark Pritchard

Thunder win fifth game on the bounce

Manchester Thunder were forced to work hard for their fifth win on the bounce by a determined Hertfordshire Maverick side. But the Black and Yellows started to turn on the charm in the second half and a fluid and classy final quarter stamped out any resistance left in a spirited Mavericks squad. Coach Karen Greig

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