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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 10, 2020
Welsh Netball Renews Partnership with Physique for a Third Year

Welsh Netball is pleased to announce that it has renewed its partnership with sports healthcare product specialists Physique Management for a third year. This means that Physique will remains the official physiotherapy product supplier to Welsh Netball and Celtic Dragons for a third successive year. The partnership includes all Welsh Netball representative teams as well…

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 17, 2019
Welsh Netball Vacancy: Wales Head Coach

Following Wales’ fantastic 2019 of international success, Welsh Netball is now recruiting for a new Wales head coach to take the squad forwards into 2020 and well beyond! The new Wales head coach will design and deliver the Senior National Programme from 2020 to 2024 and lead the senior squad to gaining qualification for the…

December 17, 2019
Mold Netball Club Wins Under 19s National Club Competition

The first National Club Competition of 2019 took place on Saturday 14 December in Swansea as 8 netball clubs went head-to-head in the Under 19 age category. Mold Netball Club from Flintshire took top spot this year, overcoming the challenge of Leckwith Netball Club from Cardiff who finished in runners-up position. The full table of…

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 29, 2019
Inaugural Unity Shield Competition a Great Success

On Saturday 23 November, Welsh Netball in partnership with South Wales Police, hosted the first ever Unity Shield Community Cohesion competition in Swansea. Over 100 women and girls were in attendance for a fun day of netball, playing alongside officers from South Wales Police. Teams came from communities across the region and had a minimum…