Team Wales News

March 3, 2020
Wales U21 Enjoy Winning Visit to the Isle of Man

On Thursday 27 February, Wales Under 21 traveled to the Isle of Man for two fixtures against the Manx senior and Under 21 teams. The games were held as part of the island’s hosting of the Netball Europe U17 Challenge tournament, at which Welsh umpire, Becky Scott officiated. Led by head coach Nikki Lloyd, Wales…

February 26, 2020
Wales Under 21 Tour to the Isle of Man

A team selected from the Wales long squad will be heading to the centre of the British Isles this weekend as they embark on a competitive trip to the Isle of Man. The Isle of Man will be hosting the Netball Europe Under 17 Challenge tournament this weekend, which sees developing netball nations from the…

February 24, 2020
Sara Hale Appointed as Wales Head Coach

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce that it has appointed Sara Hale as Wales Head Coach. Hale has been working with the squad since joining the Welsh senior team coaching staff as Assistant Coach back in October 2018. In that time, she has helped guide Wales through seven successive international test matches without loss. This…

February 5, 2020
Wales Under 17 Team for Netball Europe Announced

Information from Netball Europe regarding the COVID-19 (Wuhan Coronavirus) situation and the hosting of the Netball Europe U17 Championship in Ebbw Vale can be found here. Welsh Netball is pleased to announce its Wales Under 17 team for the upcoming Netball Europe 2020 U17 Championships to be held in Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent 6-8 March…

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…