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Compare the Pair: Nat Haythornthwaite and Sophie Drakeford-Lewis

THE next instalment in the Draft Central Compare the Pair series will aim to analyse two fan favourites from across the netball world, with the next showcasing England Roses, Nat Haythornthwaite and Sophie Drakeford-Lewis. Two highly versatile players, Haythornthwaite and Drakeford-Lewis don’t entirely match up - with Haythornthwaite predominantly a wing attack and Drakeford-Lewis typically [...]

Sophie Drakeford-Lewis

An up-and-coming attacker in the Roses, Drakeford-Lewis is a talented addition to the Roses with her speed and ability to shoot at a high volume and accuracy. Her commitment to the circle drive sees her speed come into play, drilling open the circle with her quick feet and vision on the circle, able to apply […]

What if….. The VNSL introduced the Super Shot?

THE introduction of the two-goal Super Shot to the Suncorp Super Netball (SSN) has been the biggest shock to the netball community in recent history. Coaches, players and the biggest names in netball across the world have come forward with their thoughts on the introduction of the controversial rule change. But what would happen if […]

Netball fantasy teams: VNSL Roses v. VNSL International All Stars

FOLLOWING the huge success of the thrilling Diamonds vs All Stars Bushfire Relief game in March, it got us thinking about another hypothetical exhibition match, with international Vitality Netball Superleague (VNSL) players facing up to the top England Roses squad members who are currently plying their trade in the UK. VNSL Roses: GK: Razia Quashie […]

Team Bath

NEWS July 10, 2020 What if….. The VNSL introduced the Super Shot? June 17, 2020 Netball fantasy teams: VNSL Roses v. VNSL International All Stars June 12, 2020 What if… the next England International window clashed with the VNSL? June 10, 2020 Top 20 players over 30: #3 Serena Guthrie June 5, 2020 VNSL Cancelled: [...]

Draft Central’s Top 25 International Young Guns countdown: #1

WITH a number of netball leagues across the world being suspended due to COVID-19, the Draft Central team is making a case for the top 25 players under 25-years-old across the netball world. With so much talent at our disposal, this countdown is purely opinion-based, taking into consideration recent form, individual potential and future development. […]

Draft Central’s Top 25 International Young Guns countdown: #2

WITH a number of netball leagues across the world being suspended due to COVID-19, the Draft Central team is making a case for the top 25 players under 25-years-old across the netball world. Coming in at number two is South African and London Pulse shooting sensation Sigi Burger. With so much talent at our disposal, […]

Draft Central’s Top 25 International Young Guns countdown – #3

WITH a number of netball leagues across the world being suspended due to COVID-19, the Draft Central team is making a case for the top 25 players under 25-years-old across the netball world. The top three countdown begins with talented England Roses defender, Fran Williams. With so much talent at our disposal, this countdown is […]

Netball fantasy teams: Australia A v. England A

THERE is no denying that both Australia and England have a wealth of talented players coming up through the ranks therefore Draft Central has created two teams filled with players named in each country’s respective development, extended or futures squads and have played less than 15 international caps. Australia A: GK: Tara Hinchliffe GD: Kim [...]

Draft Central’s Top 25 International Young Guns countdown: #5/#4

WITH a number of netball leagues across the world being suspended due to COVID-19, the Draft Central team is making a case for the top 25 players under 25-years-old across the netball world. Making the top five in the countdown is Queensland Firebirds defender, Kim Jenner and Silver Ferns goaler Maia Wilson. With so much […]