Sport Super Netball players promise 'some form of protest' as Netball Australia board dumps Kathryn Harby-Williams

13:30  21 april  2017
13:30  21 april  2017 Source:   msn.com

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The Australian Netball Players ' Association says this weekend's Super Netball matches will go ahead after players received assurances that their pay deals would remain intact.

This weekend's Super Netball matches will go ahead after players received assurances that their pay deals would remain intact, the Australian Netball Players ' Association (ANPA) has said. There were concerns about possible strike action after former Australian captain Kathryn Harby - Williams

  Super Netball players promise 'some form of protest' as Netball Australia board dumps Kathryn Harby-Williams © Provided by ABC Grandstand This weekend's Super Netball matches will go ahead after players received assurances that their pay deals would remain intact, the Australian Netball Players' Association (ANPA) has said.

There were concerns about possible strike action after former Australian captain Kathryn Harby-Williams was dumped from the board of Netball Australia.

Harby-Williams was standing for re-election to the board but was not elected at the Netball Australia annual general meeting in Canberra on Friday morning.

After some speculation, the ANPA released a statement saying this weekend's matches would go ahead but "some form of protest" would occur.

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Super Netball players promise ' some form of protest ' as Netball Australia board dumps Kathryn Harby - Williams . This weekend's Super Netball matches will go ahead after players received assurances that their pay deals would remain intact, the Australian Netball Players ' Association

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"The players have resolved that the protest will not include cancelling this week's matches in the interest of fans, corporate partners and broadcast obligations," the statement read.

"Instead the protest will seek to continue to shine a light on the very real issue of independence and governance on the board."

Key to the players remaining on the court was a guarantee that their current conditions would be maintained.

Last year, Australian netball players received "landmark" contracts, featuring a pay rise and more family-friendly conditions.

The recent negotiations raised fears that those conditions would be scrapped, but the ANPA said the players' benefits were safe.

With Harby-Williams gone, Cheryl McCormack and Marcia Ella-Duncan were appointed to three-year terms on the board, while Susan Comerford was appointed to a one-year term filling a casual vacancy.

Board members described the result as a "clear resolution", and a "great outcome for the sport".

The ANPA also bemoaned the loss of director Anne-Marie Corboy from the board, calling her and Harby-Williams "outstanding contributors to the sport [who] will always be welcomed by the players".

"The players will keep a very watchful eye over the deliberations of the board in the immediate future to ensure it makes decisions that benefit the sport as a whole," the ANPA said.

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