Central are hoping to consolidate their buffer at the top of the points table when they open Round 5 of the Beko Netball League against the Northern Marvels in Auckland on Saturday.

George Metuarau’s conversion from rugby player and coach to a much-valued member of Netball Central’s support staff is finally complete.

Netball Central held their nerve against Netball Mainland to remain the only unbeaten team after a weekend of Beko Netball League thrillers.

A lively and entertaining match-up is on the cards when unbeaten pair Central and Mainland come together in third-round Beko Netball League action in Wellington on Sunday.

Central hope to have dispelled any sense of complacency when they take on Waikato Bay of Plenty in the second round of the Beko Netball League in Porirua on Sunday.

Team goals will be the focus for Central when they open the second edition of the Beko Netball League against newcomers the Northern Comets in Auckland on Saturday.

ANZ futureFERNS Festival Day – Saturday 1st April 2017 – Portia Street, Stratford, Taranaki

Retaining a consistent core of proven talent and the emergence of exciting untapped potential highlight Netball Central’s squad of 16 to contest this year’s Beko Netball League.