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.
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.
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.