Northern Stars bolstered by Silver Ferns signing, former NZ defender returns

Harrison, who won Commonwealth Games gold medals in 2006 and 2010 before retiring in 2018, will be joined by newcomers Elle Temu, who makes the move from the champion Central Pulse side, Monica Falkner, who returns from injury and is part of the Silver Ferns development squad, and Amorangi Malesala, who has been playing in […]

Mainland Tactix sign Silver Ferns netball star Karin Burger from Central Pulse

Burger’s move south to the Tactix will allow the South African-born 27-year-old to spend more time at goal defence, the position she plays for the Silver Ferns. Her path to the GD bib has been blocked by Pulse captain Katrina Rore.

Central Pulse head coach job silver lining for former Fern Gail Parata

“I’ve done my dash overseas, I loved my time in Scotland and working over there but I have a daughter who is 12 and she’s going to be going to high school, and that’s one of the reasons why we’re home as well.”

Devine has her sights on the Rose Bowl

Devine feels both teams will start on an even keel given that neither has had any competitive cricket for months. “Though the lockdown has been different on either side of the Tasman [Sea], none of us have played cricket for quite a while. So I think it’s a really nice opportunity for us to go […]

Two former sporting stars added as advisers for review into alleged abuse in gymnastics

The duo will join sport integrity expert and former head of World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) David Howman, who was appointed by Gymnastics New Zealand in early August, to lead a review into alleged abusive practices in the sport.

Embracing Māori culture pivotal in creating Central Pulse netball juggernaut

Wehipeihana would like to see the Pulse haka reappear next season, if they can make it a rare three-peat of titles. Much of their 2020 plans were scuppered by Covid-19. Wehipeihana wants to keep strengthening the team’s Te Reo and has some other songs for the players to learn.

Former Southlander appointed Hong Kong’s head netball coach

A former Ohai man is about to start a rather large commute to work later in the year when he takes up his new job as the head coach of the Hong Kong women’s netball team.