Rachel Dunn & Jade Clarke react to Wasps Netball’s Superleague triumph


Player of the match Rachel Dunn reacts

Wasps Netball’s Rachel Dunn and Jade Clarke have expressed their joy at winning the Vitality Superleague crown last weekend.

Wasps beat Loughborough Lightning 55-51 to record a second consecutive title, having only formed prior to the 2017 season.

“It was the two best teams in the league and that was one heck of a fight,” said Dunn who had played in her 10th Superleague final.

1:15 Jade Clarke reacts

“We knew we had to bring it. We knew we had to be on the ball to stand a chance.

“At the right time we got a lead, held that lead, and kept our nerve when we needed to.”

Team-mate Clarke was celebrating her first league title for 16 years, and added: “Loughborough are such an amazing team with the world’s best talent. Win or lose, we had an amazing journey.

“We’ve got a lot of experienced players that have been in a lot of finals.”

7:15 Highlights of the Superleague final between Wasps and Loughborough Lightning.