NETBALL AUSTRALIA LAUNCH
ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
Netball Australia has partnered with Commonwealth Games Australia on a program aimed at developing the next crop of netballers demonstrating potential to progress into the Samsung Australian Diamonds program within the next three years, and ultimately Birmingham 2022.
August 21, 2019
The Netball competition is for women only. It has been included in all Commonwealth Games since 1998 when team sports were first introduced.
It made its first appearance in the 1990 Games as a demonstration sport. It is now obligatory to include Netball on each Commonwealth Games program.
The governing body for Netball in Australia is Netball Australia.
September 12, 2018
Commonwealth Games silver medallist and Melbourne Vixens midcourter, Liz Watson has taken out the 2018 Sharelle McMahon Medal for the second year in a row.