Category «Netball»

SPAR PROTEAS IMPRESS IN QUAD SERIES

The SPAR Netball Proteas will leave Australia proudly satisfied that they have made a strong impression on world netball. Despite the England Roses beating the SPAR Proteas 57-44 on Saturday in their final Quad Series game, South Africa have achieved what they set out to do and that is close the gap on the world’s …

SPAR Netball Proteas Continue to Rise and Impress

New Zealand, Hamilton -The SPAR Proteas continued to signal to the netball world that they are on the rise with a tenacious performance against the world No. 2 team, the Silver Ferns, in New Zealand on Wednesday. Although the final score-line was 65-46 in the New Zealanders’ favour, the SPAR Proteas displayed a new confidence …

SPAR NETBALL PROTEAS IMPRESS AGAINST WORLD CHAMPIONS

The SPAR Proteas may have gone down fighting, 68-43, to world netball champions the Australian Diamonds in the opening match of the Netball Quad Series in Auckland today, but their coach Norma Plummer was “absolutely delighted” with the improvement in their performance. Although the Australians gave a clinical display of their superior speed and experience …

SPAR Proteas Well For Netball Quad Series

Auckland, New Zealand – The SPAR Proteas have had a strong hit out against the New Zealand A side in Auckland tonight, ahead of a blockbuster start to the international Netball Quad Series this weekend. SPAR Proteas consultant coach Norma Plummer took the opportunity to play all 12 of her touring players in their first …

Bongi Named Captain of SPAR Proteas

Netball South Africa (NSA) announced on Thursday that KwaZulu Natal captain Bongiwe Msomi will captain the SPAR Proteas on their tour of New Zealand and Australia later this month for the Quad Series. Msomi succeeds Maryka Holtzhausen, who suffered a devastating knee injury during the SPAR national championships in Durban last week. Holtzhausen underwent surgery …

Heartbreak for Holtzhausen, Joy for Lombard

Pretoria, South Africa – Netball South Africa (NSA) confirmed on Tuesday that SPAR Proteas captain Maryka Holtzhausen will miss the Quad series against Australia, New Zealand and England later this month. Holtzhausen tore a ligament in her right knee (ACL) playing for Free State in the SPAR national netball championships in Durban last week.  She …

Spar Netball Championships: Final Results

Senior A section Western Cape 50 Free State 35 Senior B section KZN B1 44 Western Cape 43 Under 21 A section North West 52 Gauteng A1 50 Under 21 B section Gauteng 52 KZN B1 35   Final standings (Senior) A section 1 Western Cape 2 Free State 3 Gauteng One 4 North West …