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Aotearoa Men Win Match Three, Silver Ferns Win Cadbury Netball Series 2-1

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 7:55 am | Netball NZ

12 October, 2021 Aotearoa Men held off a fast-finishing Silver Ferns unit to clinch a deserved victory in the third match of the Cadbury Netball Series, winning 57-53. The Ferns had already wrapped up the three-match series at TSB Arena in Wellington, ... More >>

Silver Ferns Defeat Aotearoa Men 59-58 To Seal Cadbury Netball Series

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 6:25 am | Netball NZ

11 October, 2021 The Silver Ferns’ preparation for the 2022 Commonwealth Games took another stride forward as the side delivered the Cadbury Netball Series by holding their nerve in a thrilling 59-58 victory over Aotearoa Men. Just 24 hours earlier ... More >>

Silver Ferns Defeated Aotearoa Men 58-47 In Series Opener

Sunday, 10 October 2021, 8:51 pm | Netball NZ

A stand-out performance from Grace Nweke changed the fortunes for the Silver Ferns, setting up a 58-47 win over Aotearoa Men in a compelling first match of the Cadbury Netball Series. Slow out of the blocks, the Silver Ferns needed the presence of Nweke, ... More >>

Silver Ferns Name Squad For Cadbury Netball Series

Wednesday, 6 October 2021, 7:22 am | Netball NZ

The Silver Ferns have confirmed a squad of 16 for this week’s three-match Cadbury Netball Series against Aotearoa Men, which starts on Sunday in Wellington. Captain Gina Crampton and Tiana Metuarau return to the side after suffering adductor strain ... More >>

England Roses Defeat Silver Ferns 49-45 To Win Cadbury Netball Series

Saturday, 25 September 2021, 6:24 am | Netball NZ

24 September, 2021 The Silver Ferns were unable to weather a storming second half comeback as the England Roses clinched the Cadbury Netball Series with an impressive 49-45 win in the deciding third Test in Christchurch on Friday. Handily-placed with ... More >>

Silver Ferns Granted Dispensation To Contest International Series

Thursday, 16 September 2021, 4:56 pm | Netball NZ

The Silver Ferns have been granted an exemption from the government for four Auckland-based players to travel to Christchurch for next week’s Cadbury Netball Series against England. Newly appointed captain Gina Crampton, vice-captain Sulu Fitzpatrick, Peta ... More >>

Magic Strenghten Key Areas For 2022 ANZ Premiership Season

Monday, 23 August 2021, 2:52 pm | Netball NZ

The Splice Construction Magic have retained the core of this year’s ANZ Premiership team but have added exciting depth to key areas on court with the signings of Ameliaranne Ekenasio, Claire Kersten and Bailey Mes. They are joined by defender and new Silver ... More >>

Ameliaranne Ekenasio Joins Magic For 2022 ANZ Season

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 10:30 am | Netball NZ

Silver Ferns captain Ameliaranne Ekenasio will return to elite netball next year after signing with the Splice Construction Magic for the 2022 ANZ Premiership. The star shooter, who is on maternity leave and due to give birth to her second child ... More >>

Silver Ferns To Face Australian Diamonds At Home And Away In October

Wednesday, 14 July 2021, 11:53 am | Netball NZ

Netball New Zealand has confirmed the world champion Silver Ferns will go up against the Australian Diamonds on both sides of the Tasman in October. The Silver Ferns will defend their Constellation Cup title when they meet the Diamonds in four Tests, ... More >>

World Netball Elects New Zealander In Vice President Role

Sunday, 11 July 2021, 4:39 pm | Netball NZ

Image: Michael Bradley Photography. New Zealander Shirley Hooper has been elected as the new Vice President of World Netball (formerly International Netball Federation). Hooper has been a part of the international governing body since 2017 when she was ... More >>

Silver Ferns Team Named To Take On Australian Diamonds

Wednesday, 24 February 2021, 8:22 am | Netball NZ

National Selectors have named a squad of 14 for next month’s four-match Constellation Cup against the Australian Diamonds, played as part of the Cadbury Netball Series. The squad includes shooter Bailey Mes, who returns from injury, and midcourter Maddy ... More >>

Dame Noeline Taurua Re-signs With Netball New Zealand

Friday, 19 February 2021, 7:37 am | Netball NZ

Netball New Zealand has confirmed world champion coach Dame Noeline Taurua will coach the Silver Ferns through to the next Netball World Cup in 2023. NNZ announced her re-signing which would see Taurua guide the Silver Ferns at next year’s Commonwealth ... More >>

Silver Ferns To Host Australian Diamonds In Constellation Cup

Thursday, 21 January 2021, 12:09 pm | Netball NZ

The Silver Ferns will face the Australian Diamonds for the first time in over a year when the Constellation Cup comes to New Zealand in March, as part of the Cadbury Netball Series. The Constellation Cup, which was postponed due to COVID-19 last year, ... More >>

Pre-season Hit-out For Southern Netball Neighbours

Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 3:14 pm | Netball NZ

The Good Oil Tactix will head south for a dress-rehearsal of their 2021 ANZ Premiership season opener against netballing neighbours, the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel. It will be the first opportunity for players to put their pre-season preparation ... More >>

Match Wrap | Cadbury Netball Series Game Day 1

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 6:39 am | Netball NZ

Playing their first match in 10 months, the Silver Ferns showcased a mix of combinations while completing a hard-fought 59-44 win over NZA on the opening day of the 2020 Cadbury Netball Series in Palmerston North on Wednesday. With spots on the line and ... More >>

Silver Ferns And Silver Ferns Development Squads Announced

Tuesday, 25 August 2020, 1:51 pm | Netball NZ

Silver Ferns coach Dame Noeline Taurua and the national selectors have named a 16-strong Silver Ferns Squad and a Silver Ferns Development Squad of 10 who will work together closely over the next year. More >>

The Good Oil Tactix Primed For Anz Premiership Grand Final

Thursday, 20 August 2020, 2:20 pm | Netball NZ

Head coach Marianne Delaney-Hoshek made an early promise that there was enough in The Good Oil Tactix’ tool-box to take them far in this year’s ANZ Premiership. It was just moments after a disappointing first round 12-goal loss to the defending ... More >>

Classic Derby Set To Be Key In ANZ Premiership Finals Series Race

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 10:53 am | Netball NZ

The jostling for prime position on the ANZ Premiership ladder intensifies this weekend with a classic north versus south derby set to prove pivotal. The revamped ANZ Premiership culminates in a triple-header Finals Series in Invercargill on 23 August when the ... More >>

Northern Mystics Defeated Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel 46-42 In Auckland

Sunday, 28 June 2020, 12:24 pm | Netball NZ

The Northern Mystics retained their winning streak with a 46-42 win after holding off a fast-finishing Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel at the Auckland Netball Centre on Saturday. Trailing by eight at three-quarter time, the Steel produced an exciting ... More >>

The Good Oil Tactix Defeated Splice Construction Magic 45-36 In Auckland

Saturday, 27 June 2020, 1:25 pm | Netball NZ

After a tight opening, The Good Oil Tactix produced a storming second half to open Round 3 with a convincing 45-36 win over Splice Construction Magic at the Auckland Netball Centre on Friday. Playing their third game in seven days and overcoming a ... More >>