New South Wales fans have one last chance to see some of the best netball talent from around the country in action for the 2013 Australian Netball League (ANL), with the final regular round being contested at the Anne Clark Centre this weekend.
The NNSW Waratahs will kick off proceedings when they meet the Territory Storm at 6.45pm, their last regular season match before preparing for the Finals Series in Adelaide the following weekend. They will be followed by NNSW Blues who come up against Tassie Spirit at 8.30pm.
Tickets are available for netball fans to come and cheer the NSW sides to victory! Prices start at $3 for children and concessions and $6 for adults, with a Family Pass (2xAd + 2xCh OR 1xAd + 2xCh) for $15 – secure your tickets TODAY by calling Netball NSW on 02 9951 5000* or purchase at the door.
The netball action doesn’t stop there with young guns NNSW Blues taking the court against defending champions Southern Force on Saturday 17 August at 6.45pm, followed by the battle between the North and South with Territory Storm meeting Tassie Spirit, while .
6.45pm NNSW Blues v Southern Force
8.30pm Territory Storm v Tassie Spirit
8.30pm Victorian Fury v Western Sting
NOTE: Doors open at 6pm
BUT WAIT THERE’S MORE…
Sunday 18 August will be a netball extravaganza with the 2013 Marie Little OAM Shield being contested in conjunction with ANL’s final day’s play.
The 2013 Marie Little OAM Shield is a one-day round robin tournament for People With a Disability (PWD), with three teams representing NSW, Victoria and South Australia playing each other twice to take home the title.
The tournament will be held in two sessions, the first beginning at 9.00am followed by an afternoon session from 2.00pm, with presentations to the teams at the conclusion of the day’s play.
This is the third year the All Abilities tournament is being held, after first being contested between Netball Victoria and Netball South Australia on the back of the 21/U National Netball Championships in 2011.
2012 Marie Little OAM Shield
Netball SA Stadium
Winner – Victoria (Both Mixed & Women’s Competitions)
2011 All Abilities Tournament
Waverley Netball Centre
Winner – South Australia
2013 MARIE LITTLE OAM SHIELD FIXTURE
9.00am NSW v VIC
10.20am VIC v SA
11.40am SA v NSW
2.00pm VIC v NSW
2.37pm SA v VIC
3.14pm NSW v SA
In between the Marie Little OAM Shield sessions there will be even more ANL matches, so there’s plenty of action available for the enthusiastic netball fan!
12.00pm Victorian Fury v Canberra Darters
12.00pm Western Sting v Tassie Spirit
2.00pm Southern Force v Territory Storm
So come down to the Anne Clark Centre this weekend to get a huge dose of netball and help cheer your NSW teams to victory!
*Payment over the phone will be via credit card only and tickets will then be available to collect from the door.