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End of an era, Kia Magic coach calls time

Press Release May 23, 2013

Kia Magic head coach Noeline Taurua is set to end her long and frutiful tenure with the Waikato/Bay of Plenty netball team at the end of August.

Kia Magic lose out to impressive Steel

Kia Magic’s hopes of defending their ANZ Championship title have nosedived after losing 65-58 to an impressive Southern Steel in Invercargill on Saturday.

Kia Magic look to keep shifting in the right direction

Press Release May 16, 2013

Captain Laura Langman is hoping a momentum shift and quick turnaround will work in Kia Magic’s favour for Saturday’s all-important ANZ Championship netball contest against Southern Steel in Invercargill.

Storming finish gets Kia Magic home against Pulse

Kia Magic were forced to dig deep before repelling a spirited Central Pulse 53-49 in Hamilton on Monday.

Kia Magic spirits high for Pulse rematch

Press Release May 9, 2013

Back-to-back losses have not dented Kia Magic coach Noeline Taurua’s faith ahead of her team’s important ANZ Championship netball rematch with Central Pulse in Hamilton on Monday.

Magic rolled by impressive Thunderbirds

Over-run 45-33 by a rampant Adelaide Thunderbirds highlights plenty of soul-searching ahead for Kia Magic who slumped to their second successive defeat in Adelaide on Monday.

Back to basics for Kia Magic

Press Release May 2, 2013

Polishing up on the basics has been a key focus for Kia Magic ahead of their ANZ Championship netball showdown against the table-topping Thunderbirds in Adelaide on Monday.

Magic come up short against Pulse

In a game where fortunes ebbed and flowed throughout, Kia Magic were pipped 53-52 by a fast-finishing Central Pulse in Wellington on Sunday.

Kia Magic defender ready to raise the bar

Press Release April 25, 2013

Struggling to hit her own high expectations, Kia Magic defender Leana de Bruin is looking to change all that in Sunday’s ANZ Championship netball showdown against Central Pulse in Wellington.

Kia Magic return to winning ways

Veteran shooter Irene van Dyk was back to her efficient best as Kia Magic posted a comprehensive 65-45 win over Canterbury Tactix in Tauranga on Monday.