Manchester Thunder: The Super League Netball team aiming to break the record for attendance at the AO Arena
We check out one of England’s best netball teams and speak to them about their record attempt to get the most supporters at a Netball Super League home match against Leeds Rhinos.
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A Manchester-based netball team is trying to break the record for the most supporters at a Netball Super League home match.
Thunder’s senior team is currently third in the table. The team is full of professional and semi-professional athletes - some of whom have careers alongside their job as netball players, including as doctors and teachers.
We went down to check out a training session ahead of their big match and speak to England and Manchester Thunder captain Natalie Metcalf. We also asked coach Karen Greig about the team's plans to win the record for most supporters at a Netball Super League home match in our video report.