Malawi Queens thump St Lucia 69-28

Malawi beat St Lucia 69-28 on Saturday as they continue their campaign for a netball medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Malawi Queens narrowly defeated 50-47 by New Zealand in Commonwealth Games netball

Malawi Queens crafted one of their best performances ever against defending champions New Zealand in their Commonwealth Games netball campaign but narrowly lost 50-47 in an exciting match played yesterday.

Malawi Queens in winning start- beat Northern Ireland 71-50

Malawi Queens started their Commonwealth Games campaign with an easy win demolishing Northern Ireland 71-50 in Glasgow yesterday.

New Zealand based professional Mwawi Kumwenda combined superbly with goal attacker Sindie Simtowe to usher Malawi to a morale boosting win.

The Queens started sluggishly especially in defence where Ireland shooters easily penetrated the ring.

On several occasions the two teams were tying on points.

Their performance did not reflect their top five ranking in Africa as Ireland, who are ranked 12 threatened to spoil the opening party.

Malawi netballer Mwawi Kumwenda is Australia and New Zealand's best new talent

Malawi shooter Mwawi Kumwenda’s exploits in the 2014 ANZ Championship did not go unnoticed as she was named the best new talent for the just ended season.

Malawi lose to Chad but squeeze through to next round

Malawi Flames squeezed through to the second qualifying round of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations after losing 3-1 to Chad on Saturday.

Malawi under 20 beat DRC in the Africa Youth Championship

Malawi’s Under 20 national team on Friday progressed to the next round of the Africa Youth Championship after beating Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 3-1 on aggregate at their backyard.

The Under 20 side led by Coach Ernest Mtawali had a huge task of beating DRC after a one all draw at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre, Malawi a week ago.

But the Junior Flames went on to beat DRC 2-0 with all the goals scored in the first half through Chawanangwa Kaonga and Isaac Kaliati.

The Flames under 20 will now await the winner of the Mozambique versus Zambia match in the third round.

Malawi beat Chad 2-0 in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers

Malawi began their campaign to reach the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Morocco with a 2-0 win over visiting Chad on Saturday.

Malawi FA denies 2015 Nations Cup withdrawal

Malawi Football Association (FAM) President Walter Nyamilandu has insisted the team have not pulled out of qualifying for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Morocco.

Malawi Sports Council faults Netball Association on hiring coaches

The Malawi National Council of Sports (MNCS) has said the Netball Association of Malawi (NAM) would have handled the recruitment of coaches of the national teams better by going through the normal process.

Malawi footbal team receive baptism of fire, lose 4-1 to Zimbabwe

The Young Chimodzi-led Flames coaching panel was left with plenty of food for thought after a humiliating 1-4 defeat at the hands of of the Warriors of Zimbabwe at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre on Wednesday.

Mary Waya and Peace Chawinga-Kalua selected to coach Malawi netball team

Netball Association of Malawi (NAM) has appointed Mary Waya while Peace Chawinga-Kalua to take charge of the Malawi Queens according to various reports.

Malawi appoint Chimodzi & Chamangwana as coach and assistant

Malawi have appointed Young Chimodzi as head coach of the national team and Jack Chamangwana as his assistant.

Tigresses beat Diamonds 41-28 and win first round of southern netball league

Tigresses have won the OG Issa Southern Region Netball League (SRNL) first-round after beating defending champions Diamonds 41-28 at the Blantyre Youth Centre (BYC) yesterday.

Presidential Cup is settled, Diamonds triumph over Tigresses 34-27

The presidential netball cup was finally settled as Diamonds came from behind to beat tiring Tigresses 34-27 in a game played in Lilongwe on December 28.


Africa news

Seleka rebels in the Central African Republic reject a ceasefire deal and demand the country be partitioned between Muslims and Christians.
UN Women's executive director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka speaks to BBC Africa about Rwanda's leading role in gender equality.
A hunt is launched in Sierra Leone's capital for a woman with Ebola who was forcibly removed from hospital, as Nigeria registers its first case.

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