Sydney confirmed as 2027 Netball World Cup host
Sydney will host the Netball World Cup for the third time when the sport’s global showpiece returns to Australia in 2027.
- Venues for Sydney’s 2027 World Cup are yet to be confirmed
- Prior to 2027, Africa will host the next World Cup in 2023, with the Commonwealth Games scheduled for 2022 in England
- Australia were runners-up to New Zealand at the previous 2019 World Cup in England
The number-one-ranked Diamonds will again be among the favourites to win the 16-team tournament — with the host nation twice crowned world champions when it was previously hosted in the NSW capital in 1991 and 2015.
Australia was runner-up in 1967 when Perth became the first Australian city to host the quadrennial event — then contested by only…