Vixens humiliate Lightning, move into grand final

Melbourne Vixens 63 Sunshine Coast Lightning 47 The Melbourne Vixens humiliated the Sunshine Coast Lightning on Saturday, demolishing their closest rivals for the Super Netball premiership and qualifying for the grand final in a fortnight's time. The Vixens' defensive pressure to smother the Lightning's attack was exemplary, and it provided the platform for their own […]

Vixens beat Lightning in finals dress rehearsal

Mwai Kumwenda was the player of the match.Credit:Getty Images The Melbourne Vixens got the jump over their finals rivals the Sunshine Coast Lightning on Sunday, winning a dress rehearsal for the major semi-final 58-54. In both sides' last game of the regular season, the Vixens put on a commanding display in the first part of […]

Vixens rally to draw classic with Fever

The Melbourne Vixens and the West Coast Fever played out one of the games of the 2020 Super Netball season on Saturday, drawing 63-63 after Jhaniele Fowler scored following the final buzzer. The Vixens looked dead and buried in the third term, trailing by nearly 10 points and being completely outplayed by the upstart Fever […]

Swifts and Vixens dominate in state-versus-state double-header

Netball fans across Australia were treated to a double-header of NSW and Victoria rivalry on Tuesday night, with the Swifts and the Vixens cementing the top two spots on the Super Netball ladder. The frontrunning Vixens dismantled the Giants 73-53 with their one-point game skill before the Swifts got one back for NSW by defeating […]

Vixens smash Firebirds in ominous display

The Melbourne Vixens produced a blistering display of attacking netball on Saturday to demolish a helpless Queensland Firebirds side by 28 points and win 78-50. The Firebirds defended reasonably well in the first term to trail by only three points at quarter time, but the Vixens went into overdrive when the game restarted. Simone McKinnis' […]

Potent Vixens outlast young Magpies in season opener

Two weeks of quarantine and an off-season of uncertainty came to an end on Sunday night as Melbourne Vixens outlasted Collingwood Magpies 63-52 in their Super Netball season-opener. Super Netball's new normal was on show as both sides tried to adjust to the two-point 'Super Shot' in the last five minutes of each quarter. In […]