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Category: Netball World Cup 2019

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Australia pass Malawi test with flying colours at Netball World Cup

Australia 74-25 MalawiDiamonds cruise ahead of crunch game against New ZealandAhead of a potentially tournament-defining clash with New Zealand later this week, the undefeated Australian Diamonds needed an acid test against Malawi at the Netball World …

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Australia pass Malawi test with flying colours at Netball World Cup

Australia 74-25 MalawiDiamonds cruise ahead of crunch game against New ZealandAhead of a potentially tournament-defining clash with New Zealand later this week, the undefeated Australian Diamonds needed an acid test against Malawi at the Netball World …

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England close on Netball World Cup semi-final spot with win over Jamaica

• England 56-48 Jamaica• Jamaica almost certain to miss knockout roundsEngland’s netballers have made it part of their mantra to have fun at this World Cup. And now they can: their 56-48 defeat of Jamaica, in only the first of this week’s matches, has …

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Australia coach questions World Cup format after Diamonds demolish Barbados

Alexander says 16 teams ‘not necessarily conducive’ to good TVAustralia defeated Barbados 91–22 amid five games in five daysThe Australian Diamonds demolished Barbados 91-22 at the World Cup in Liverpool thanks to a blinding first-half defensive effort…

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Netball World Cup: England thrash Samoa after tears shed for Guscoth

• England 90-24 Samoa• Hosts through but squad emotional for injured defenderThe England coach, Tracey Neville, praised her players for responding to the “heartbreaking” loss of Layla Guscoth to injury as they cruised past Samoa at the Netball World Cu…

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England’s victory over Scotland overshadowed by Layla Guscoth injury

• England 70-34 Scotland• Guscoth hurts ankle off the ballEngland’s progress through the opening round of the World Cup continued with a 36-goal win against Scotland in Liverpool, although it was not all good news. They now face an anxious wait for new…

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Diamonds fail to sparkle at Netball World Cup in win over Zimbabwe | Erin Delahunty

Australia 73-37 ZimbabweCaitlin Bassett shoots 49/53 as Diamonds win againAgainst an opponent it’s never faced, world number one Australia looked lost and confused at times in Liverpool on Saturday and despite beating Zimbabwe 73-37, Lisa Alexander’s c…

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England keep their cool to get off to flying start in Netball World Cup

• England 64-32 Uganda• Uganda centre Stella Oyella sent to sin-binThe England manager, Tracey Neville, was delighted with her side’s opening performance as they beat Uganda 64-32 – not least that they kept their cool in a game that had some particular…

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Diverse World Cup crowds turn up the decibels for netball’s jubilee

The Netball World Cup began amid a carnival of colour and song, which bodes well for a growing sport’s showpiece eventIt was hard to say who could claim the more vibrant exhibition on the Liverpool waterfront on Friday. Was it the Keith Haring retrospe…

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Clinical Australia open Netball World Cup title defence with comfortable win

Diamonds ease past Northern Ireland 88-24 in LiverpoolCoach Lisa Alexander persists with rotation policyNetball World Cups tend to follow a formula. For top sides, pool games are cobweb-eliminating pseudo training runs, where combinations are trialled …

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Australia are the hunters turned the hunted in Netball World Cup | Erin Delahunty

After England beat the world champions at the Commonwealth Games final the Australian Diamonds look beatableAustralia are the top predators of the World Cup, having claimed 11 of 14 titles since 1963, but in Liverpool the hunters will find themselves i…

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Ten things to watch out for at the Netball World Cup | Erin Delahunty

England have broken the antipodean stranglehold with Commonwealth Games gold, and the World Cup starting on Friday is the most anticipated everIn the world’s top leagues – in Australia, New Zealand and England – netball has reached a new level of power…

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Ten things to watch out for at the Netball World Cup | Erin Delahunty

England have broken the antipodean stranglehold with Commonwealth Games gold, and the World Cup starting on Friday is the most anticipated everIn the world’s top leagues – in Australia, New Zealand and England – netball has reached a new level of power…

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Netball World Cup 2019: team-by-team guide

A strong England team look well placed to claim a first world title but Australia and Jamaica will challenge strongly Continue reading…

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Thinking outside the goal circle: how Australia is preparing for Netball World Cup | Megan Maurice

It is not just on the court where gains can be made – systems analysis, mental health and wellbeing can be as important as training drills Every elite athlete understands how to learn from a loss. As the old saying goes, “sometimes you win, sometimes y…

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Eboni Usoro-Brown: ‘We go into the World Cup as underdog favourites’

The England defender asked her mother to send her to boarding school at the age of 12 and believes the hosts have the mentality to be world championsHere’s how hard Eboni Usoro-Brown likes to work. “Last year, obviously, I had the Commonwealth Games,” …

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Folau saga finally seeps into Super Netball just before World Cup break | Erin Delahunty

With a degree of inevitably, Maria Folau has been dragged into the controversy surrounding her husband, Israel Folau, after reposting a message supporting his legal campaignOn and off the court, the last round of Super Netball before the World Cup brea…

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Spectre of World Cup continues to cast shadow over Super Netball season | Erin Delahunty

Questions raised by the restructuring of Australia’s domestic competition are unlikely to be answered soonIt was always going to be this way. From the moment it was revealed how the 2019 Super Netball season would be structured to accommodate July’s Wo…

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Tracey Neville to leave England role after Netball World Cup to start family

• England head coach wants time away from game to have family• Side won Commonwealth Games gold in 2018 under NevilleThe England netball coach Tracey Neville will step down after the Netball World Cup in July after four years with the squad.Under her l…

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How Australia match up to the main pretenders to their Netball World Cup crown | Megan Maurice

With the Diamonds’ squad confirmed, how do key individuals compare with their rivals?With the Australian team for July’s Netball World Cup confirmed, the team lists for the world’s top five ranked teams are now complete. The Diamonds are aiming for the…