After a stalemate last week, the stakes have grown for front-runners Central Manawa and Waikato Bay of Plenty, the pair set to resume their rivalry in Beko Netball League action in Hamilton on Sunday.

Central Manawa get the opportunity to put their credentials to the test when they meet Waikato Bay of Plenty in a top-of-the-table Beko Netball League clash in Wellington on Sunday.

Shy and reserved off-court, 1.89m Central Manawa shooter Saviour Tui cuts a different figure on the court with her ever-present smile and growing stature in the Beko Netball League.

Te Wananga o Raukawa Pulse Head Coach Yvette McCausland-Durie will be sharing her knowledge and expertise with Community Coaches during an informal workshop on Monday 8th April. Yvette is well known for her willingness to share her experiences and learnings from more than ten years of high performance coaching.

Dipping out in the deep south, Central Manawa are now banking on a change in fortune at the opposite end of the country against the Northern Comets in Beko Netball League action in Auckland on Sunday.

A quiet off-court demeanour and engaging smile detract from the imposing presence midcourter Renee Savai’inaea is having for Central Manawa during the early rounds of the Beko Netball League.

Transforming talented teens into top-quality prospects has become a hallmark of Central Manawa, the tradition already coming to light in the early stages of this season’s Beko Netball League.

Having fashioned an enviable record, the highly successful Central Manawa will be in everyone’s sights when the fourth season of the Beko Netball League gets underway this weekend.