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Joline Johansson. Picture courtesy of Herts Mavericks/Christian Trampenau/FTF Worldwide

Super signing Joline Johansson (nee Henry) may have only been in the country for just over a week, but she is already starting to feel at home with the Herts Mavericks.

The Mavericks head coach Sam Bird

Herts Mavericks head coach Sam Bird was left excited by her new-look side as they showed glimpses of their potential in a Netball Superleague season-opening 60-39 victory over Celtic Dragons.

Herts Mavericks v Celtic Dragons on Super Saturday

Hertfordshire Mavericks started the new Vitality Netball Superleague season with a resounding 60-39 triumph over Celtic Dragons at the Genting Arena in Birmingham.

Layla Guscoth on the ball

Herts Mavericks captain Layla Guscoth cannot wait for the Vitality Netball Superleague season to get underway this weekend.

England v Australia netball series

World champions Australia Diamonds took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the best of three Vitality Netball International Series with a 60-44 victory over England Roses at the Copper Box Arena, London, tonight (Friday).

Not long left to nominate for sports awards

Thursday, January 21, 2016
Welwyn St Marys sports apprentice Shaun O'Neill & Contribution to disability sport winner 2015 Hassan Halil with table tennis team of the year 2015 members Caitlin Smith 11, Harrison Smith 10, Maddie Stagg 10, Joel Weaver 10, Laila Ahmed 11 & Jamal Ahmed 11

The closing date for the 2016 Welwyn Hatfield Borough Sports Awards nominations is fast approaching.

Welwyn Warriors lacrosse against Reading

There was double delight for Welwyn Warriors on Saturday as both the 1st and 2nd team tasted victory at Herts Sports Village.

Sasha Corbin

England were narrowly defeated 58-52 at the hands of the netball world champions Australia at the Echo Arena in Liverpool last night (Wednesday), their first home defeat in five against the Diamonds.

Sammy Wallace looks for a gap

New Herts Mavericks signing Sammy Wallace impressed with a 42-goal haul on her debut in a 55-40 friendly win over Loughborough Lightning in Hatfield on Saturday.

World number 45 and british number 2 Aljaz Bedene at Gosling Sports park

Aljaz Bedene is still yet to win a main draw match at the Australian Open after losing to USA’s Steve Johnson in straight sets today (Tuesday).

Sammy Wallace collects a pass

Herts Mavericks’ new signing Sammy Wallace stole the show as her side triumphed 55-40 over Loughborough Lightning in a pre-season friendly in Hatfield on Saturday.

Michael Dargan Falcon Judo Club

Before finding fame via the 2015 Welwyn Hatfield Sports Awards and claiming the Coach of the Year prize, judo master Michael Dargan was making headlines on a national scale in South Asia.

Laura Trott at the National Track Championships. Picture: Paul Sanwell/OP Photographic

Former Welwyn Wheeler Laura Trott has scooped a silver medal for Great Britain on the opening day of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup series in Hong Kong.

World number 45 and british number 2 Aljaz Bedene at Gosling Sports park

Aljaz Bedene will face USA’s Steve Johnson in the first round of the Australian Open, which begins this Monday.

Tennis racket and ball

Queenswood School’s Ema Lazic will take part in her first-ever junior Grand Slam, the Australian Open, which begins in Melbourne on Monday, January 24.

Elspeth Grace

Welwyn Wheeler Elspeth Grace won bronze in the National Cyclo-cross Championships at Shrewsbury over the weekend.

World number 45 and British number two Aljaz Bedene

Only promising youngster Borna Coric stands in the way of Aljaz Bedene reaching his second successive ATP Chennai Open final after coming from a set down to beat hometown favourite Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-7, 6-4, 6-3 in the last eight this afternoon (Friday).


Hatfield Hyde Cricket Club have now started their junior and senior indoor nets, taking place on Tuesdays between 8-9pm at the Herts Sports Village at the University of Hertfordshire.

Herts Ravens Basketball Club's Simon Turner wins Disability Sports Coach of the Year award

A record-breaking 53 trophies were received by sports volunteers at the annual Herts Service to Sport Awards with eight Times Territory nominees scooping prizes.

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