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Sky Sport Presents .. Inside Netball

Sky Sport Presents .. Inside Netball

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Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined by the experts Former Silver Ferns captain Adine Wilson and commentator Jenny Woods to break down the biggest issues in netball, with special guest appearances from the likes of former Silver Ferns Storm Purvis, Anna Stanley and Courtney Tairi.
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Rough contact and the goal attack dilemma

Sky Sport Presents .. Inside Netball

Silver Ferns: There's still work to do
The Inside Netball panel discuss the Silver Ferns performances over the Cadbury Series. What did they like? Who stood out? Are there any questions left unanswered? Former Silver Ferns coach Yvonne Willering dials in to give her honest opinion on the series + the Ferns chances at the upcoming Commonwealth Games.
July 20, 2022
Go time for the new-look Silver Ferns
The Cadbury Series is here which means we get a first look at the newly-named Silver Ferns in action.  The Inside Netball panel breaks down what we can expect or hope to see, and assistant coach Deb Fuller weighs in on preparations as head coach, Dame Noeline Taurua, recovers from Covid.
July 12, 2022
Where to from here for Netball Australia?
The Inside Netball Panel Ravinder Hunia, Storm Purvis and Jenny Woods first discuss a possible starting 7 a week after the announcement of the Silver Ferns 12 players travelling to the Commonwealth Games. Legendary coach Norma Plummer dials in to update us on South Africa's preparation and tells us which players to watch at the games + Australian Netball Players' Association boss Kath Harby-Williams stops by to give us an update on the concerning rift between Netball Australia and its' players.
July 06, 2022
Silver Ferns selection sends shock waves
Silver Ferns selections has sent shock waves through the netball community with surprise inclusions, but more importantly, surprise EXclusions. The Inside Netball panel break down every third of the court, and it's players, and catches up with coach Dame Noeline Taurua to get her thoughts on her final 12.
June 30, 2022
England's Selection strategy + MORE!
At the end of every domestic season means teams are tussling to put their rosters together for the upcoming season. The Inside Netball panel dive into shock player movements made already! Silver Ferns are set to name their 12 for Commonwealth Games and England Roses assistant coach Sonia Mkoloma drops by to talk us through their sides team naming which shockingly sees the exclusion of Southern Steel import shooter George Fisher.
June 24, 2022
Pulse Reign Supreme for 2022
The Inside Netball panel review the ANZ Premiership grand final which saw the Central Pulse win emphatically over the Northern Stars 56-37. Who stood out? Who needed to step up? What position does this leave the Silver Ferns ahead of the Commonwealth Games? Mystics assistant coach Rob Wright will be joining the Jamaican coaching ranks for Comm Games and stops by to give his insight to the Sunshine Girls and the Mystics 2022 season.
June 16, 2022
Stars v Pulse - Who takes home the trophy?
The Inside Netball panel review the ANZ Premiership's Elimination Final after the Stars toppled the Mystics 63-57 earning a spot in the grand-final. Pulse will hold the final dance in Wellington searching for their record 3rd title win  - but can they hold off a red hot Stars side? The panel discuss with Pulse coach Yvette McCausland-Durie.
June 10, 2022
That is the golden question on all netty-heads minds! The Inside Netball panel cast their votes as well as give a wrap of the 2022 season now that the regular season is complete. Jenny Woods also catches up with former Scotland head coach Gail Parata ahead of the Commonwealth Ga2mes.
June 02, 2022
How Grace Nweke's absence has sent shock waves
The Inside Netball panel discuss how Grace Nweke's absence has sent shock-waves throughout the competition with finalists undetermined with only one round remaining in the regular season - Anna Stanley has done the math! Former Silver Fern captain Adine Wilson catches up with Nweke for her thoughts. Former Stars captain Storm Purvis is at the Mystics media scrum to listen to departing coach Helene Wilson's plan of attack with an injury/covid riddled side.
May 28, 2022
Season rejig taking toll on players
The Inside Netball panel dive into how a condensed end-of-season run is paying it's toll on ANZ Premiership players, and talk to NZ Players Association rep Steph Bond for insight. The ANZ Premiership's hand was forced to reschedule a lot of  matches due to Covid disruptions in 2022. PLUS!!! - Storm Puvis 100th domestic match - Helene Wilson says goodbye to the Mystics - Commonwealth Games in focus: Team Barbados
May 19, 2022
A Decade of the Hoist
The Inside Netball crew ask "Where is the Flair" in the 2022 ANZ Premiership season. Stars defender Anna Harrison stops by as the infamous "Harrison Hoist" turns 10 years old explaining how it came about and the importance of 'flair' over 'smash and bash' in the modern game. 77 Days until Commonwealth Games! Jenny Woods catches up with former Silver Ferns captain Belinda Colling to take a walk down memory lane to the Silver Ferns very first outing at the 1998 Commonwealth Games.
May 12, 2022
Mana of the Black Dress
After so much feedback to last week's interview with Dame Noeline Taurua, we have followed up with assistant coach Debbie Fuller who doesn't hold back in stating what it takes to earn the black dress for the Commonwealth Games campaign. The Inside Netball team also catch up with former Silver Ferns defender Vilimaina Davu who shares her netball journey from moving to New Zealand from Fiji as a young girl, to being one of the most prolific defenders to ever take the court.
May 05, 2022
Silver Ferns preview with Dame Noeline Taurua
The Inside Netball panel catch up with Silver Ferns head coach Dame Noeline Taurua to get an update on national team selections ahead of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. #Birmingham2022 The Rise of the Central Pulse: The Pulse are now first equal with the Mystics on the ladder - we discuss their rise + with the ANZ Premiership now at the half way point, we analyse Round 7 to see who else is standing out and who needs to step up. 
April 28, 2022
Postponements Must Go!
The Inside Netball crew draw a line in the sand stating the postponement of ANZ Premiership games have to go to ensure the competition A. finishes on time and B. Silver Fern camp is unaffected + how Covid is changing the game of netball as we know it. National Netball League vs Veteran players - who are the go to?  Rav, Adine and Anna discuss. Tactix defender Jane Watson also stops by to reflect on her domestic career celebrating 25 years of national netball and gives insight into pregnancy life.
April 21, 2022
The Broughton touch with Te Huinga Reo Selby-Rickit
Storm Purvis is joined by Jenny Woods and Adine Wilson to discuss a much disrupted round 5 of the ANZ Premiership with only one game able to go ahead. The Steel v Pulse extra-time thriller pays homage to the exceptional work of defender Sarahppheina Woulf + Steel co-captain Te Huinga Reo Selby-Rickit joins the panel to discuss the match as well as looking back at 25 years of elite netball in Aotearoa. Stars coach Kiri Wills also talks about how postponements are effecting the competition from a coach's perspective.
April 13, 2022
Full episodes of Inside Netball are available right here on our podcast platform but we also feature on YouTube and Sky Sport NZ - TUNE IN! YouTube feature interviews: Episodes on Thursday nights 8pm on Sky Sport in New Zealand
April 07, 2022
Welcome back to the Waikato Leana
The Inside Netball team cannot believe that shot from Magic shooter Bailey Mes at the weekend! We break it all down including the rise of the Magic. Silver Fern #129 Leana de Bruin took to the court  in round 4 of the ANZ Premiership and talks to us all about it!And in the year of NZ celebrating 25 years of national netball, Leana shares her best memories after having played in all forms of the NZ domestic leagues. + Did you see that one coming? Temalisi Fakahokotau has signed to the Mavericks in the UK!! and, games are starting to pile up due to postponements - when will they be played?
April 06, 2022
25 Years of National Netball with Linda Vagana
Legendary Northern Force defender Linda Vagana joins the Inside Netball panel to share her stories of when she competed at the national level contributing to NZ's rich netball history. Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined by Adine Wilson and Jenny Woods to discuss the ANZ Premiership and touch base with Men's Stars coach Sarah Michelle Hansen Vaeau ahead of their historic match against the Men's Mystics.
March 30, 2022
A Magic return for Ekenasio
Goal shooter Ameliaranne Ekenasio made her debut for the WBOP Magic, but for the Inside Netball crew it raised a big question - where is the specialist wing attack? Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined by fellow presenter Storm Purvis and former Silver Ferns captain Anna Stanley to review round 2 of the ANZ Premiership and preview the weekend to come.
March 23, 2022
Rise of the Replacements
Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined with Jenny Woods and Adine Wilson to discuss round 1 of the ANZ Premiership and the weekend ahead. Round 1 saw the competition ALREADY affected by Covid with replacement players scattered throughout the competition to ensure games took place and  they rose to the occasion across the board. ANZ Premiership Medical Advisor Dr. Mel Parnell talks about the timeline from when a player tests positive for Covid-19 to their return to court, and Aotearoa's GOLDEN CAPTAIN, Laura Langman stops by to give us an update from retirement.
March 16, 2022
Mystics clear targets for 2022
Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined by commentator Jenny Woods and former Silver Fern captains Adine Wilson and Anna Stanley to preview the 2022 ANZ Premiership netball competition. Mystics captain Sulu Fitzpatrick drops by as well as Magic's Mummy-to-be (again) Katrina Rore. - Can the Mystics back up their premiership win? - Will Kayla Johnson & Holly Fowler be the spark the Stars need? - Will experienced personnel bolster the Magic? - Does the return of coach Yvette McCausland-Durie spell success for the Pulse? - Can the Tactix prove again that they deserve a spot in the final? - Will the Steel show why they shouldn'e be under estimated? Inside Netball is a weekly podcast that previews and reviews the ANZ Premiership as well as New Zealand's Silver Ferns. The ANZ Premiership starts Sunday March 13th with all games LIVE on Sky Sport.
March 09, 2022
Quad Series Wrap Up
Sky presenter Ravinder Hunia is joined by former Silver Ferns Storm Purvis and Courtney Tairi to breakdown the 7th installment of the International Quad Series that saw the Australian Diamonds reign supreme! Who was your favourite player of the series? The Wahine share theirs! Otaki Pre-season netball tournament runs February 25-27th 2022 ANZ Premiership season starts Sunday March 13th.
January 21, 2022
Cadbury Series Curtain Call
It's the final show for 2021! The Inside Netball team Adine Wilson, Anna Stanley and Ravinder Hunia dissect Netball's Cadbury Series between the SIlver Ferns and Aotearoa Men's. Former Silver Ferns shooter Jodi Brown is on the ground in Wellington catching up with players and coach Dame Noeline Taurua for their thoughts on the series and plans moving forward toward the Commonwealth exclusively for Inside Netball.  
October 16, 2021
The Roses make the Ferns wilt
Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined by former Silver Ferns captain Anna Stanley and commentator Jenny Woods to review the Taini Jamison Trophy series, and a famous victory for the Roses. Deb Fuller, the assistant coach of the Ferns, stops by for an honest appraisal of their performances, while star defender Geva Mentor provides an English perspective of the series.
September 30, 2021
The Lockdown Effect
Auckland's level 4 lockdown (city-wide shutdown) continues leaving hosts Adine Wilson, Jenny Woods and Ravinder Hunia pondering how the Taini Jamison series between England and Silver Ferns will continue possibly without Auckland-based players. England Assistant coach, and Silver Fern #141 Liana Leota chats to the team about returning home to this time face the Silver Ferns with her new side the Roses. AND it's Māori Language week! The team catch up with Silver Fern Te Paea Selby-Rickit who talks about Te Reo Māori as her first language.
September 14, 2021
A New Captain is Crowned
New Silver Ferns captain Gina Crampton joins the panel of Ravinder Hunia, Anna Stanley and Courtney Tairi to discuss her new leadership role for the upcoming Taini Jamison series against England. Returning Central Pulse coach Yvette McCausland-Durie outlines her 10 players for 2022 including Australian players Binnian Hunt and Kristiana Manu'a. She also named her NZ Under 21 squad and talks to us about the challenges of nurturing the group amidst a pandemic. England veteran Serena Guthrie also drops by via MIQ in Christchurch.
September 08, 2021
Katrina Rore's Magic Move
After a decade playing for the Central Pulse, Katrina Rore reveals her decision behind moving to Rototrua to play for the Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic in 2022.  Hosts Ravinder Hunia, Adine Wilson and Storm Purvis also meet 17-month old Lilybud Rore who also makes her broadcast debut. (Cute!!) Storm shares her experience after travelling to Tokyo for the Olympic Games and Southern Steel/England Rose shooter George Fisher pops in to give us an update ahead of the Taini Jamison trophy series later this month. And so much more!!
September 01, 2021
Key Signings for 2022
Despite a nationwide lockdown, NZ Premiership teams continue to solidify their teams for 2022. Ravinder Hunia, Adine Wilson and Courtney Tairi break down every team with the help of two special guests. Defender Kayla Johnson talks about her return to the Stars and Silver Ferns captain Ameliaranne Ekenasio shares her thoughts behind the move to the Magic and for the time first time on Inside Netball we have a baby gender reveal!!
August 25, 2021
Major Player Movement
The NZ Premiership may be wrapped up for 2021 but the race to secure players is on! Host Ravinder Hunia along with Jenny Woods and Anna Stanley take a look at players on the move to new franchises before the recruitment window closes including Silver Ferns captain and former Central Pulse shooter Ameliranne Ekenasio who is looking for a new club. Special guest, and GIANTS coach Julie Fitzgerald, joins us to talk about facing the West Coast Fever in the preliminary final in hopes to book a grand final spot in Australia's Suncorp Super League.
August 18, 2021
Going For Gold
Silver Ferns head coach Dame Noeline Taurua states her intentions for a gold medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham after selecting her new-look line-up including returning Fern Kayla Johnson (nee Cullen). Ravinder Hunia, Courtney Tairi and Anna Stanley also discuss the Northern Mystics' historic 59-61 win over the Mainland Tactix becoming the 20201 ANZ Premiership champions.
August 11, 2021
It's Finals Time!
The Northern Mystics will meet the Mainland Tactix at Spark Arena in Auckland for the ANZ Premiership final - but who will walk away winners? Courtney Tairi, Jenny woods and Adine Wilson also discuss Yvette McCausland Durie's return to the Central Pulse and who will be announced in the Silver Ferns squad on August 10th?
August 05, 2021
ANZ Premiership Playoffs time!
Who's going to win the ANZ Premiership playoffs? What is next for Anna Harrison? Who is up for grabs in the transfer window?  Former Silver Ferns Adine WIlson and Courtney Taiari and Sky Sport commentator Jenny Woods break down the biggest issues in kiwi netball. Former Silver Fern Jodi Brown is this week's guest star
July 28, 2021
Dame Noeline Taurua, when to pull a player, the Silver Ferns captain and the playoffs
Sky Sport netball experts Adine Wilson, Courtney Tairi and Jenny Woods and Silver Ferns coach Dame Noeline Taurua, go deep on when to pull a player, after the Stars’ costly shooting problems, the ANZ playoffs and the Ferns captain.
July 21, 2021
The push to make Netball an Olympic sport
This week, new World Netball vice-president Shirley Hooper offers insight into the fight to get Netball into the Olympics, especially regarding the International Olympic Committee's gender balance requirement... and Courtney Tairi, Jenny Woods and Adine Wilson review round 13 of the ANZ Premiership, as the finals loom.
July 14, 2021
Searching for the Magic touch
Ravinder Hunia, Jenny Woods and Anna Stanley delve into last week's netball action, focusing in on the Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic's future, as they look to rebuild and recover following the departure of coach Amigene Metcalfe. 
July 08, 2021
New National Netball League Champion looms
The team dive into the National Netball League grand final between the Comets and Marvels and speak with Comets coach Temepara Bailey who speaks about how much a title would mean to the south Auckland region + the Lightning win the Vitality Super League under coach Sara Francis-Bayman. Covid-19 continues to affect netball with games being rescheduled and postponed as lock downs throw schedules out, meanwhile, Amigene Metcalfe steps down as Magic coach. Ravinder Hunia hosts Former SIlver Fern Storm Purvis and Sky Sport Commentator Jenny Woods.
June 30, 2021
Social Media Impact on Netball
Presenter Ravinder Hunia speaks with former Silver Fern midcourters Courtney Tairi and Adine Wilson on their views and experiences with social media and its affects the modern day netballer and the sport. The dark horses, the Southern Steel, and their humble yet successful season so far and should the ANZ Premiership implement the rolling substitution rule?
June 23, 2021
How many imports is too many?
Sky's Ravinder Hunia is joined by former Silver Ferns captain Adine Wilson and master of the mic Jenny Woods for another look at all things netball. This week, the trio look at the number of imports in the New Zealand and Australian competitions, and wonder how many is too many? They also wrap up Round 9 of the ANZ Premiership, and the tight race for a spot in the finals.
June 17, 2021
Mental health in Netball
Sky's Ravinder Hunia, former Silver Ferns captain Anna Stanley and master commentator Jenny Woods take an in-depth look at mental health in netball, and how media commitments can affect the welfare of players. They also speak to Silver Ferns psychologist Rod Corban, and put forward their pick for the next captain of the national side.  
June 09, 2021
Phoenix Karaka, her baby and Leana de Bruin
Sky's Storm Purvis, former Silver Ferns captain Adine Wilson and commentator extraordinaire Jenny Woods sit down to review Round 7 of the ANZ Premiership. Plus, Phoenix Karaka introduces her daughter Pāma to the show, as she prepares for her return to the game post maternity leave, and Leana de Bruin offers her thoughts on the current season and those rumours swirling around Anna Harrison's return. 
June 03, 2021
Planning for player pregnancy, Garratt Williamson and Yvette McClausland-Durie
Sky's Ravinder Hunia, former Silver Ferns captain Adine Wilson, and legendary commentator Jenny Woods discuss all things netball. This week, can teams plan for player pregnancy, plus we hear from Garratt Williamson and Yvette McCausland-Durie. 
May 31, 2021
Trans-Tasman Reunion
Is it time to bring back the trans-Tasman netball competition? Ravinder Hunia gets reactions from former Silver Fern captain Adine Wilson and Sky Sport commentator Jenny Woods on the matter, as well as an overview of the ANZ Premiership competition after round 5 with special guests also weighing in!
May 19, 2021
Rough contact and the goal attack dilemma
Former Silver Ferns Adine WIlson, Anna Stanley and Storm Purvis break down the latest issues in netball, including the rough contact that is plaguing the game and striking the right balance in the shooting circle with your goal attack.
May 11, 2021