scoop.co.nz 20 Mar, 2021 04:15 am

INF Announce Cancellation Of 2021 Netball World Youth Cup

INF Announce Cancellation Of 2021 Netball World Youth Cup
The International Netball Federation (INF) has announced its decision to cancel the Netball World Youth Cup 2021 (NWYC) which was scheduled to take place from 2-11th December in Suva, Fiji. This difficult decision was made by the INF Board at their ...

The International Netball Federation (INF) has announced its decision to cancel the Netball World Youth Cup 2021 (NWYC) which was scheduled to take place from 2-11th December in Suva, Fiji.” The New Zealand Under 21 team are defending Netball World Youth Cup champions, and will now get their next opportunity to defend the title in 2025.“It is with a heavy heart that we make this decision to cancel the Netball World Youth Cup 2021.INF announced on the 8th of February 2017 that Netball Fiji had won the rights to host the second staging of the Netball World Youth Cup.

In July 2020 INF announced that due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the NWYC would be postponed from June to December 2021.Netball New Zealand CEO Jennie Wyllie said it was a tough decision but one that is understandable given the current global climate.

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