Tango Netball Club head coach Scott Waddington will coach his 200th Premier League match tonight against Newton Jaguars.
Waddington’s path to the major milestone was accumulated across three State League teams including 130 games at Cougars, 17 at Matrics and tonight being his 53rd match in charge at Tango.
“It’s very satisfying to achieve 200 games,” Waddington said.
“I know all matches can’t be memorable as I have suffered many heavy defeats along the way, along with s
The Adelaide Thunderbirds have held off a gallant Queensland Firebirds team to secure a 54-goals to 51 win at Priceline Stadium, their second victory of the 2019 season.
It was a hotly contested game from start to finish, with both teams playing a fast and physical brand of netball throughout.
Gretel Tippett, who finished the game with 27-goals from 28 shots, became the first Australian player to shoot 100 straight goals in a national league competition when she put in her
Norwood midfielder Najwa Allen has left a lasting first impression on the SANFL Statewide Super Women's League after winning the 2019 Best and Fairest Award, presented tonight at Adelaide Oval.
Recruited from Canberra in the off-season, Allen polled 17 votes to edge out Redlegs team-mate Monique Hollick who was runner-up with 14.
Fellow Norwood player Hannah Dunn made it a red-and-blue trifecta in the polling, placing third with 13 votes.
Averaging 25.4 disposals, five mar
The Adelaide Strikers have bolstered their squad with the signing of experienced batsman Cameron White for KFC BBL|09.
White is the fifth-highest run-scorer in Big Bash history with 1546 runs, including 11 half-centuries and a high score of 88.
The powerful right-hander has played 234 T20 matches and 47 T20Is in a decorated career that has featured three Australian Twenty20 titles, one JLT One-Day Cup title, and six JLT Sheffield Shield titles.
His first BBL Championship c
The Adelaide 36ers have added defensive toughness and experience to their 2019-20 roster, signing an exciting new US import and three NBL veterans.
Former Fresno State Bulldog’s point guard, Deshon Taylor, has signed a one-year deal as the club’s third and final US import.
Standing at 188cm, the 23-year-old Californian is a two-time All Mountain First Teamer and averaged 17.9 points, 5.0 assists, 3.7 rebounds and 1.4 steals per game last season for the Bulldogs.
The West End Redbacks have added four players to their squad for the 2019-20 season.
Adelaide Strikers pace bowler Wes Agar will return to South Australia on a full contract while rookie contracts have been signed by batsman Jacob Dickman, young quick Tim Oakley and Canberra’s Henry Hunt, the leading runscorer in the national Toyota Futures League last season.
Agar, 22, was on the Redbacks’ rookie list in 2016-17 and played four One-Day Cup games for SA but returned to Vict
The West End SA State team has produced one of South Australia’s most memorable victories to win back the Haydn Bunton Junior Cup after defeating Western Australia in Perth today.
Facing a WAFL outfit gunning for its seventh win in succession, the Croweaters clinched a seven-point victory in a thrilling encounter at Optus Stadium.
It was the SANFL’s first win in the West since the Alastair Clarkson-coached SA team defeated the WAFL in 2003, giving Josh Carr’s class of 2019
A great week was had by all the players and team staff that made the trek to New Zealand for the Mel Young Easter Classic in Tauranga. South Australia Country took 13 players and three team staff.
It was a great experience for everyone, not only the basketball but having the opportunity to visit Rotorua and the boys also learned the Haka, as well as visiting the hot pools.
Both girls teams managed to bring home Gold Medals and the U14 Boys finished 5th and the U16 Boys fi
Adelaide Lightning have secured a major recruiting coup, today announcing USA national junior and Phoenix Mercury forward Brianna Turner as one of the club's two 2019-20 WNBL imports.
Turner, 22 and 191cm, will take on the power forward role with Lightning and is one of the most exciting young international players Adelaide has recruited.
She represented the USA at the 2012 FIBA Under-17 World Championship, the 2013 FIBA Under-19 World Championship and averaged 13.6 points
SA SQUASH STAR SELECTED IN NATIONAL TEAM There appears to be no stopping budding squash superstar Alex Haydon's rise in her sport with her recent selection to the Australian team for the World Squash Federation (WSF) World Doubles Championships on the Gold Coast between June 17 and 21.
Alex, 17, has enjoyed success in various key events in the past 12 months but her form in April (2019) was outstanding. There, she won the Under-19 Girls Australian Junior Open in Sydney and t