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October 19, 2017
Vacancy: Netball Development Officer (Fixed Term)

A vacancy for a Netball Development Officer has arisen with Welsh Netball. The role, which would be fixed term until 31 December 2018, is would cover the Central South region.  For more information about the role and for information on how to apply go to: http://www.welshnetball.com/about-club/vacancies/ The deadline for applications is midday on Thursday 2 November. …

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October 16, 2017
Wales reflects on Netball Europe Open Championships 2017

After what was an outstanding four days of competitive netball in Cardiff, Welsh Netball would firstly like to thank the incredible team of volunteers that helped to make the Netball Europe Open Championship possible. We are grateful to all of the players, coaches, physios, managers, umpires, officials ball girls and boys and, of course, fans,…

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October 8, 2017
Roses see off Wales to clinch Netball Europe title in Cardiff

Wales made a bright early start to the first quarter, despite some wayward passes allowing England to pinch a lead. Despite some great scoring from the Welsh players, the English attack seemed to find plenty of space. At the end of the first quarter he Roses enjoyed a six-point lead, with the final goal coming…

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October 8, 2017
Scotland too strong for Wales on Day 3 of Netball Europe Open

A well-drilled Scottish Thistles side proved too much for Wales to overcome on the third day of the Netball Europe Open Championships in Cardiff. The Thistles overcame the hosts 58-49 as they pulled clear in the final quarter. The match saw Scotland make a strong start in what was a high-intensity, passionate contest. Nevertheless, Wales…

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October 7, 2017
Wales Get Back on Track with Emphatic Win

Wales made amends for yesterday’s disappointing loss to Northern Ireland with an emphatic victory over visiting side Fiji on day two of the Netball Europe Open Championships in Cardiff. The final score of 61-40 doesn’t tell the whole tale of what was a bruising encounter between the two sides ranked seventh and eighth in the…

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October 6, 2017
Wales Suffer Near Miss Against Northern Ireland

It was a relief for the Northern Irish and a gut-wrenching loss for Wales as the Ultserwomen emerged victorious by single goal, winning 47-46 on the opening day of the Netball Europe Open Championships in Cardiff’s Sport Wales National Centre. Northern Ireland made a strong start to the match, going ahead by 4 after the…

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October 5, 2017
Welsh Netball Welcomes Competitors to Cardiff

Welsh Netball wants to extend a warm welcome to England, Fiji, Northern Ireland and Scotland for Day 1 of the Netball Europe Open Championships 2017. Over the next four days, Wales will take on these four netball rivals in a round-robin tournament. These matches will provide vital preparation for the teams ahead of their participation…

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October 4, 2017
Netball Europe Open Championships Live on BBC Sport

Welsh Netball is excited to share the news that the Netball Europe Open Championships 2017, to be hosted in the Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff on 5-8 October, will be streamed live on BBC Sport. This is in addition to being streamed on Netball Europe’s own YouTube channel. The round-robin European championships will feature Wales,…

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September 29, 2017
Wales rises to highest ever place in INF World Rankings

Welsh Netball is pleased to share the news that the Wales senior netball team has risen from eighth to seventh place in the International Netball Federation (INF) World Rankings. This is Wales’ highest ever place in the world rankings which were first published in 2008. Sarah Jones, CEO of Welsh Netball said: “Myself and the…