Fiji Netball

Fiji Pearls head coach resigns

Brazel who was appointed nine months ago, says it was one of the toughest decisions she has had to make.

 She says she is thankful for the opportunity to serve under Netball Fiji this past few months.

Netball Fiji President RubyAnn Sorovaki says Brazel has made a huge impact in all areas of her role and they support her decision.

 Sorovaki adds with Brazel’s help, plans and discussions are now underway, based on funding, to set up the Netball Fiji Academy.

Fiji netball hopes for Pacific comp in lieu of cancelled World Cup

The Under 21 Championship was originally scheduled for June in Suva, with Fiji, Samoa, Tonga and the Cook Islands set to represent the Pacific, but was postponed by six months because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

President, RubyAnn Sorovaki, said she understood why the International Netball Federation decided to cancel the event, but now their focus needs to be on keeping players engaged.

Fiji to host Netball World Youth Cup in December 2021

This was announced by the International Netball Federation last night after consultations with all 20 qualified nations.

Federation president, Liz Nicholl, said the tournament is the pinnacle of competition for emerging players and provides a pathway for developing elite players, coaches and match officials.

"We are delighted to announce new dates for the event and look forward to seeing Fiji host another world netball event," Nicholl said.

The tournament was originally scheduled for June but was postponed because of the Covid-19 pandemic.