The Queensland Firebirds' unbeaten run of 15 games has come to an end, with the defending premiers going down to the Melbourne Vixens in the opening round of the trans-Tasman netball championships on Sunday.
2007 - Liz Ellis announced her retirement from competitive netball
We unreservedly apologise to Queensland Firebirds, Central Pulse and netball fans across Australia and New Zealand for the interruption to the broadcast on Sunday afternoon, said Andy Crook, ANZ Championship General Manager.
Medhurst keen to perform Magic disappearing act - MISSION Queensland Firebirds vice-captain Natalie Medhurst believes their opponent this weekend will ensure there’s no mental let down among the side following last weekend’s emotional win over the Melbourne Vixens.
Firebirds prove their title credentials - MEMORIES of last year’s agonising defeat on the same court were all but erased for Mission Queensland Firebirds coach Roselee Jencke in their on-the-road win over the Melbourne Vixens on Sunday.
McKinnis expressed concerns about `flat Vixens - PRE-GAME, Simone McKinnis sensed something just wasn’t quite right with her Melbourne Vixens players. The alarm bells started ringing as she watched her players prepare deep in the bowels of Melbourne’s Hisense Arena for their showdown against the Mission Queensland Firebirds.