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'Absolutely ridiculous': Jacinta Price slams Netball Australia

‘Absolutely ridiculous’: Jacinta Price slams Netball Australia

Indigenous senator Jacinta Nampijinpa Price has hit out at Netball Australia over their “absolutely ridiculous” response to Gina Reinhart’s multi-million dollar sponsorship deal. It comes after Ms Rinehart’s mining company Hancock Prospecting withdrew its support for netball less than a month after it was announced as a high performance program partner of Australian Diamonds. Players …

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Firebirds deny pregnant netball great Romelda Aiken-George claims she was 'too risky' for new contract

Firebirds deny pregnant netball great Romelda Aiken-George claims she was ‘too risky’ for new contract

Pregnant Queensland floorball star Romelda Aiken-George has dropped a bombshell on the sport, saying she will not be offered a new Firebirds deal because the club deems her “too risky”. Aiken-George, who is a three-time championship winner, missed out on Super Netball 2022 after announcing she was pregnant before the season. Aiken-George, who is out …

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Players Relax for "Terrible" Call to Sell Grand Final as Netball CEO Explains $ 8 Million Relocation Reason

Players Relax for “Terrible” Call to Sell Grand Final as Netball CEO Explains $ 8 Million Relocation Reason

Netball Australia CEO Kelly Ryan defended the organization’s plan to sell the rights to hosting the grand final of Super Netball to the highest bidder. However, Super Netball players called on the organization to “change the culture” and said the decision to move the game so late in the season was “worrying” and “appalling”. The …

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