Commonwealth Games: England shock Australia to win netball gold

Latest news

    2018 Commonwealth Games
    Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April
    Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on Radio 5 live; follow text updates online. Times and channels

    England stunned overwhelming favourites Australia to record the greatest result in their history and win a first Commonwealth Games netball gold medal.

    Helen Housby scored in the final second to give England a 52-51 victory.

    Having staged a dramatic comeback to beat Jamaica in the semi-final, the Roses matched the hosts 25-25 at half-time of their first major final.

    But they shocked the home crowd by overturning a four-point deficit in the final quarter to claim a dramatic win.

    More to follow.

    View the original article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/commonwealth-games/43773102

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/commonwealth-games/43773102

    In the same category are

    Ian Tomlin: Murder charges over Battersea father’s death Image copyright Met Police Image caption Ian Tomlin was described as a "great father"Two men have been charged with murdering a father who was beaten ...
    Khashoggi ‘died after fight’ – Saudis Journalist Jamal Khashoggi died after fight in consulate, initial results of probe suggest - Saudi state TV This breaking news story is being updated ...
    European Rugby Champions Cup: Leicester Tigers 45-27 Scarlets Manu Tuilagi gained 89 metres - more than any other player on the pitch European Rugby Champions Cup Leicester (15) 45 Tries: Wells, Thompson, Kalama...
    Lewis Hamilton top in US GP second practice Listen to final practice and qualifying on sports extra and the BBC Sport website from 18:55 BST on SaturdayLewis Hamilton was fastest in both Friday...
    Russian woman charged with attempted US election meddling Image copyright Getty ImagesThe US government has charged a Russian woman for her role in a Kremlin-backed campaign to influence the US mid-term congr...
    Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi murder suspect had spy training Image copyright EPA Image caption Turkish media released CCTV pictures allegedly showing the Saudi 'hit squad' suspected of Mr Khashoggi's disappearan...

    Leave a comment

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.