Cross-town rivalry proved it is alive and well, a strong start and finish helping the Northern Mystics post a 51-47 win over the Robinhood Northern Stars win in a riveting contest at the Auckland Netball Centre on Friday.

In another memorable match between the pair, the Robinhood Northern Stars clinched a thrilling 45-43 win over Splice Construction Magic at the Auckland Netball Centre on Sunday.

A strong fourth quarter push helped the Robinhood Northern Stars put the seal on a 48-39 win to end a gritty challenge from the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel at the Auckland Netball Centre on Saturday.

In a match where fortunes swung wildly, the Robinhood Northern Stars and the Splice Construction Magic have played out a thrilling draw, 46-46 – the first of the 2020 ANZ Premiership season.

After a quick turnaround, Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel held their nerve to post a hard-fought 49-47 win over a tenacious Robinhood Northern Stars at the Auckland Netball Centre on Sunday.
Led by captain Grace Kara in her milestone match, a re-energised Robinhood Northern Stars triumphed over The Good Oil Tactix, 49-43, to finish Round 2 of the ANZ Premiership.
Urgent and hungry, Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse marked their return to competition in emphatic style with a stunning 63-39 win over Robinhood Northern Stars in Auckland on Sunday.

There was added excitement when the Robinhood Northern Stars netball team regrouped again recently as Julianna Naoupu announced that she is expecting her first baby in December. She will therefore be unable to participate in the 2020 ANZ Premiership.

New Zealand’s ANZ Premiership along with Community Netball have been suspended for the foreseeable future whilst the Beko Netball League has been cancelled for 2020.

The Robinhood Northern Stars have opened their 2020 ANZ Premiership season by going down to cross-town rivals the Northern Mystics 55-59 in Takanini tonight.