Even after fiercely-fought BSP Netball in Paradise grand final matches on Tuesday, netball lovers still had a little left in their tanks to celebrate another hugely successful 8th running of the netball tournament. Matariki Wilson of DMCK reports.
Once netball was just a game. Now it’s a lifestyle, and top netball players and umpires from New Zealand to Fiji to the Cooks are teaming up to help children get eat, drink and play healthy. Suzanne McFadden reports.
The Black Pearls will wear a new crown as they take to the court to defend their M1 Nations Cup title in Singapore. The Cook Islands Black Pearls are once again queens of Pacific netball, wearing the crown the national netball association has been battling to regain since the 80s.
Optimism for netballers, with Nicholas ‘stronger than ever'. Luciana Nicholas, flag bearer for the 2019 South Pacific Games team, was named captain of the Cook Islands Netball Black Pearls squad for last night’s opener against Tokelau.
In the lead up to the Pacific Games in Samoa from July 8-20, Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee had a Q&A session with Cook Islands netball skipper Natalia Short on their preparation for the regional event.