Did you know that the Caribbean outfit are only one of three nations to lift the Netball World Cup?
They shared the trophy in a rain-affected tournament in 1979.
Known as the Calypso Girls, they were a dominant force in the mid-1970s and 1980s. Apart from winning in 1979, they placed third in 1983 and joint second in 1987.
England down defending champions to reach first ever Netball World Cup final England held their nerve to pull off a memorable 46-40 victory over defending champions New Zealand at the Netball World Cup 2023 in Cape Town on Saturday, so booking their place in the gold-medal match for the first time in the tournament’s 60-year […]
Hosts South Africa and defending world champions New Zealand produced the match of the Netball World Cup 2023 so far, playing out to a thrilling 48-48 draw in Cape Town on Wednesday. In the other matches of the day, Jamaica claimed an emphatic victory over Trinidad and Tobago while Sri Lanka earned their first win […]
Hosts South Africa were handed their first loss of the Netball World Cup 2023 in Cape Town on Sunday, as Jamaica secured top spot in Group C. England topped Group B with victory over Scotland while Uganda and Tonga also recorded victories to ensure their progress to the second round of the preliminaries which starts […]