Netball

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Diamonds ready to shine bright in netball Quad Series

premium_icon Diamonds ready to shine bright in netball Quad Series

The Diamonds have left Australia on a mission to enter the world netball championships as the No. 1 team in the world not just on paper but on performance

Wed 5 Dec 2018

Taurua excited to take on former Coast players

premium_icon Taurua excited to take on former Coast players

SUNSHINE Coast Lightning coach Noeline Taurua is eagerly anticipating a season-opening clash with former stars Geva Mentor and Kelsey Browne.

Firebirds determined to get better of Lightning

premium_icon Firebirds determined to get better of Lightning

Firebirds captain Gabi Simpson has had enough of playing second fiddle to near rivals Lightning and is placing extra importance on their Super Netball derbies

Sat 1 Dec 2018

Lightning keen for tough test in grand final rematch in 2019

premium_icon Lightning keen for tough test in grand final rematch in 2019

Lightning will put their new-look squad to the ultimate test in a grand final rematch with West Coast Fever in May, and coach Noeline Taurua can't wait

Wed 21 Nov 2018

Unfancied by others, Lightning embrace underdogs tag

premium_icon Unfancied by others, Lightning embrace underdogs tag

THEY'VE been powerhouses in the national league for the past couple of seasons but will head into next year with a changed roster.

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Lightning employ a fine-tuned program

premium_icon Lightning employ a fine-tuned program

WITH two successful seasons in the bank, Lightning coach Noeline Taurua says she has embraced a greater level of confidence behind the club's pre-season formula

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Multi-talented Molly dedicated to national goal

Multi-talented Molly dedicated to national goal

AT just 12 years of age, Molly Green already has fine sporting achievements under her belt.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Peace ready for Lightning season ahead

premium_icon Peace ready for Lightning season ahead

Lightning's new recruit Peace Proscovia says recent international experience will have her steeled for any challenges that lie ahead on Super Netball courts.

Sporting great admires Ipswich's wonderful diversity

premium_icon Sporting great admires Ipswich's wonderful diversity

Amid the high quality cast of senior, junior and masters international achievers, the former Australian rugby league footballer was impressed with one factor.

Sun 11 Nov 2018

City's best achievers share Olympic dream

premium_icon City's best achievers share Olympic dream

IN an international field of achievers, Deanna Lockett provided an unusual example of sporting excellence at the latest City of Ipswich Sports Awards.

Mon 5 Nov 2018

Walking Netball suitable for people of all abilities

Walking Netball suitable for people of all abilities

IPSWICH Netball have been trialling a new version of their sport called Walking Netball.

Super Netball 2019: What we know so far

Super Netball 2019: What we know so far

THE squads are in, it starts in April, finishes in October and will break for four weeks so top players can compete in the netball World Cup. What we know so far...

Tue 30 Oct 2018

Netball Diamonds unchanged for Quad Series campaign

Netball Diamonds unchanged for Quad Series campaign

DIAMONDS coach Lisa Alexander believes when you are on a good thing, stick to it when it comes to picking a side ahead of World Cup campaign in the UK.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Diamonds complete revenge mission to claim Cup

Diamonds complete revenge mission to claim Cup

FIRED-UP to avenge their shock loss to New Zealand just five days ago, the Diamonds scored a resounding 58-47 win to secure their eighth Constellation Cup.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Diamonds to ‘hit back hard’ against NZ

premium_icon Diamonds to ‘hit back hard’ against NZ

AUSTRALIAN coach Lisa Alexander says the Diamonds will be playing for pride when they take on New Zealand in the Constellation Cup decider.

Diamonds have ‘fire in belly’ for NZ finale

premium_icon Diamonds have ‘fire in belly’ for NZ finale

LIZ Watson says the Diamonds have “fire in the belly” to avenge their shock loss to the Silver Ferns with a win in the final match of the Constellation Cup.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

How do Diamonds solve a problem like Maria

How do Diamonds solve a problem like Maria

THE Diamonds will aim to get inside the head of Maria Folau as they scramble for a way to stymie the superstar Silver Ferns shooter.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

New Zealand end netball Diamonds' winning run

New Zealand end netball Diamonds' winning run

THE New Zealand Silver Ferns have thwarted the Australian Diamonds’ bid to equal their 10-game winning run record.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Diamonds betting Price is right on debut

premium_icon Diamonds betting Price is right on debut

JAMIE-LEE Price has been waiting years to make her debut but Diamonds captain Caitlin Bassett says she and teammates are almost as excited as she is.

Diamonds shine in landmark netball Test

Diamonds shine in landmark netball Test

THE Australian Diamonds have one hand on a sixth straight Constellation Cup title after outlasting New Zealand.

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