Team Wales News

January 20, 2020
Wales Take Face Silver Ferns in Pre Nations Cup Training Match

Ahead of the Vitality Nations Cup which began last weekend, the Wales senior squad were very excited to have been invited to a training match against current World Champions, New Zealand in Nottingham. This training match took place ahead of the Silver Ferns’ opening game victory against England and saw a young Wales side travel…

January 14, 2020
Wales Under 21 Squad Announced

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce its Wales Under 21 squad for 2020, with players representing teams from across Wales and beyond. 2020 will be a crucial year for the Under 21 age group as qualification for the 2021 Netball World Youth Cup in Fiji draws ever closer. Nikki Lloyd, Wales Under 21 head coach…

January 6, 2020
Wales Rises to 9th in INF World Rankings

Ahead of the new year, the International Netball Federation released an update of the INF World Rankings which saw Wales continue to move up the international ladder, consolidating their position in the world’s top 10 by improving to 9th place. This climb follows Wales’ impressive performance at the 2019 Netball Europe Open Championships in Belfast,…

December 11, 2019
Welsh Netball Talent Centres Open for Nominations

UPDATE (20 December 2019) There has been an extension to the deadline for nominations for the Welsh Netball Talent Centre programme. The deadline has moved from Mon 6 January to Wed 8 January to allow additional time for submissions over the winter holiday period. In addition to this, Welsh Netball would like to clarify that…

December 5, 2019
Wales Squad for 2020 Announced

Welsh Netball has been conducting trials for its 2020 senior Wales squad over the last few weeks and following the final stage of these trials, is pleased to reveal its senior squad for the coming season. Name Area of Court Club Chloe James Shooting Pontardawe Beca Hughes  Shooting Mold Morganne Dunne Shooting Premier Romans Eleanor…

November 1, 2019
Welsh Netball Seeking Volunteers for 2020 Talent Centre Programme

Welsh Netball is looking for volunteers keen to be involved with coaching, umpiring and team management in its 2020 Talent Centre programme for Under 17 and Under 21 players. Full information about what Welsh Netball’s Talent Centres involve and how volunteers can get involved can be found in the expression of interest form downloadable below….

October 28, 2019
Wales Senior and Under 21 Open Trials

Applications are now open to trial for the Wales senior and Wales Under 21 netball squads. Both squads have enjoyed some great successes over the last 12 months and these trials represent an exciting opportunity to represent Wales and be part of a new and exciting 4-year campaign as we work towards qualification for the…

October 7, 2019
Powerful Performance from Wales U21 Secures European Silver

On Sunday 6 October, Wales Under 21 went into their final match of Netball Europe knowing that a win would likely see them take home a silver medal after a solid win over Scotland and a battling loss to hosts England. It was the same starting seven that performed so well against the Young Thistles…

October 5, 2019
Wales Under 21 Get Off to a Flying Start

Wales Under 21 made it a winning start to their 2019 Netball Europe campaign at the University of Worcester Arena with a 56-48 victory over Scotland U21. Featuring a team bursting with young talent, Wales took to court in Worcester confidently and made a good start with defender Miquie Walker Jones winning an early tip…