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SPAR PROTEA TRAINING SQUAD ANNOUNCED

Netball South Africa (NSA) announced a 26-member SPAR Protea training squad after the national championships in Port Elizabeth this week. The 26 member team will be whittled down to a national squad of 12 after a training camp in August. NSA also announced a...

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MORE SURPRISES AT SPAR NETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

The SPAR national netball championships at Young Park continued to throw out interesting results on Thursday, with tournament favourites Tshwane beating log leaders Dr Kenneth Kaunda (Potchefstroom) and Cape Winelands losing two matches in a row.   Their first loss...

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TSHWANE UPSET AND DR KENNETH KAUNDA MOVE TO THE TOP

Mangaung Metro threw the SPAR national netball championships wide open on Wednesday with a comprehensive 46-35 win over tournament favourites Tshwane at Young Park. The Free State team got off to a flying start and were 14-4 ahead after the first quarter. Tshwane...

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NETBALL HONOURS ALBERTINA SISULU

Netball South Africa (NSA) has honoured struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu by presenting the Sisulu family with a portrait of “the mother of the nation” to mark the centenary of her birth. Accepting the gift on behalf of the Sisulu family, her grandson Jason described...

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BIGGEST SPAR NETBALL TOURNAMENT STARTS ON MONDAY

The biggest ever SPAR National Netball Championships get under way at Young Park in Port Elizabeth on Monday. One-thousand-and-43 players representing 87 teams will participate in the Championships, which will be divided into A and B sections. There will be 12 teams...

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SPAR NETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS NEXT MONTH

With the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League done and dusted, it is time for netball fans to turn their attention to the SPAR national championships, which will be played in Port Elizabeth from July 9 to 14. As part of Netball South Africa’s (NSA’s) aim to take...

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SECOND SUCCESSIVE TITLE FOR JUBILANT JAGUARS

The Gauteng Jaguars lifted the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League trophy for the second consecutive year after a 49-47 victory over the Western Cape Southern Stings at the University of Pretoria’s Rembrandt Hall on Sunday. The last time these two teams met, in the...

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GAUTENG JAGUARS AND SOUTHERN CAPE STINGS TO MEET IN FINAL

The Gauteng Jaguars and Western Cape Southern Stings will meet in tomorrow’s final of the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League final at the University of Pretoria’s Rembrandt Hall. That’s after the two teams that topped the log in the opening rounds safely negotiating...

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SUNBIRDS & BAOBABS CLAIM FIRST PLAYOFF WINS

It was mission accomplished for the Mpumalanga Sunbirds after their victory over the Eastern Cape Aloes at the University of Pretoria’s Rembrandt Hall guaranteed they will finish the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League in a higher position than last year. Having...

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FLAMES SECURE THIRD SPOT WHILE STINGS FOCUS ON PLAYOFFS

The North West Flames sealed third spot on the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League log with a victory over the Mpumalanga Sunbirds at the University of Pretoria’s Rembrandt Hall on Saturday. While the scoreboard read 51-30 to the Flames, it was a far tighter contest...

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POISED JAGUARS REACH PLAYOFFS UNBEATEN

The Gauteng Jaguars will head into the playoff stage of the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League as the only unbeaten team. That’s after a resounding win over the KwaZulu-Natal Kingdom Stars at the University of Pretoria’s Rembrandt Hall on Friday afternoon. The...

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STINGS OUTPLAY INCONSISTENT CRINUMS

The Western Cape Stings are virtually sure of going straight into the semi-finals of the Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League after outplaying the Free State Crinums at the Pretoria University Sports Centre on Sunday afternoon. The Stings won the match 59-36, after...

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CRINUMS AND FLAMES DRAW 50-ALL IN THRILLER

The Free State Crinums came from behind to draw their Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League match against the North West Flames at the Pretoria University Sports Centre on Saturday night. The Crinums got off to a good start and appeared to be in control for the first...

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KINGDOM STARS BEAT LIMPOPO BAOBABS IN ROLLERCOASTER MATCH

The Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League match between the Kingdom Stars and the Limpopo Baobabs at the Pretoria University Sports Centre turned into a humdinger. The two mid-ranked teams were fighting for a place in the play-offs so both gave it their all. The KwaZulu...

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JAGUARS COME FROM BEHIND TO BEAT FLAMES

The Gauteng Jaguars came from behind to beat an energised North West Flames 52-42 in a thrilling Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League match at the University of Pretoria Sports Centre on Friday night.   The Flames, who were runners up to the Jaguars last year, were on...

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CRINUMS SQUEAK HOME AGAINST REVITALISED FIREBALLS

The Free State Crinums beat a revitalized Gauteng Fireballs team 44-43 in a nail-biting Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League (BFNPL) match at the University of Pretoria Sports Centre on Sunday. Both teams bounced back after defeats on Saturday – the Crinums to...

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