SPAR PROTEAS IMPRESS IN QUAD SERIES

Melbourne, Australia – The SPAR Netball Proteas will leave Australia proudly satisfied that they have made a strong impression on world netball. Despite the England Roses beating the SPAR Proteas 57-44 on Saturday in their final Quad Series game, South Africa...

Day 12 – 1 September

“Goodbye New Zealand, hello Australia! After another tough match and good performance last night, we had a rest and travel day! We left the beautiful Hamilton after a good breakfast and spend most off the day at the airport where a few of us did some last minute...

Day 11 – 31 August

“Woke up to a beautiful, sunny Hamilton on GAME DAY!  Facing the Silver Ferns tonight, we were off to the Claudelands Arena this morning for our final preparations. The team was in full mode focus since warm-up and continued throughout the training session to show the...

COACH NORMA PLUMMER WARNS THE NETBALL WORLD OF A PROTEA ATTACK

New Zealand, Hamilton -The SPAR Proteas continued to signal to the netball world that they are on the rise with a tenacious performance against the world No. 2 team, the Silver Ferns, in New Zealand on Wednesday. Although the final score-line was 65-46 in the New...

Match Preview

Before they even take the court, the SPAR Proteas have received kudos from the Silver Ferns, their next rivals in the international Netball Quad Series, as a team to respect and be wary of.   The New Zealand and South African sides will square off tomorrow in the...

Day 10 – 30 August

“A sunny morning in Hamilton. Breakfast is amazing as always (me and Lenize’s favourite). Strapping done and we’re on our way to training. It’s a 30 minute drive to the courts with Nicole (coach) at the wheel of our COOL bus and Nisha (our team manager) driving...

Day 9 – 29 August

“Rise and Shine! After an earlier than usual breakfast, we took a scenic route to the Te Awamutu Events Centre where we had our training sessions today. Our main focus was on tying all the loose ends in preparation for our game against New Zealand on Wednesday. We got...

SPAR NETBALL PROTEAS IMPRESS AGAINST WORLD CHAMPIONS

The SPAR Proteas may have gone down fighting, 68-43, to world netball champions the Australian Diamonds in the opening match of the Netball Quad Series in Auckland today, but their coach Norma Plummer was “absolutely delighted” with the improvement in...

Day 8 – 28 August

“Goodbye Auckland. Hello Hamilton! After a tough match on Saturday, we had the day off as we travelled to Hamilton. We were once again amazed by the beautiful scenery New Zealand has to offer. After we arrived, some players spent the afternoon exploring while others...

Day 7 – 27 August

“Game day! How excited were the SPAR Proteas today knowing they had their nation’s support (especially at 5am SA time), all the work we have put in a couple of days prior to our first test match against the number one ranked country the, Aussie Diamonds. It was...

Erin Burger clocks up the kilos

Auckland, New Zealand – The SPAR Proteas are under no illusions just how fierce and intense the historic first test of the inaugural Netball Quad Series against world champions the Australian Diamonds this Saturday will be. And experienced center Erin Burger can...

Day 5 – 25 August

“Only two days until the start of the Netball Quad Series. And being excited is an understatement. We can't wait to compete against the top three teams in the world! We started the day with a media launch at the Vector Arena where we will play the first game...

Day 4 – 24 August

“We had a light training session this morning, but definitely back to the drawing board after last night’s match, trying to improve on some of the things we struggled with. We had a few minutes before lunch and some of the girls played video games. We had a good laugh...

Quad series LIVE

The Netball Quad Series will be broadcast on SuperSport from 27 August to 4 September. Tune in to catch all the live action from the #SPARPROTEAS...

Saturday Preview

The SPAR Proteas are under no illusions just how fierce and intense the historic first test of the inaugural Netball Quad Series against world champions the Australian Diamonds this Saturday will be. And experienced centre Erin Burger can vouch for how much effort...