Nat Metcalf

Natalie Metcalf

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Natalie Metcalf
DOB: 9 December 1992
POB: Pendle, Lancashire
Height: 1.74m
Club: Manchester Thunder
Test Debut: May 2015
Caps: 57


Natalie Metcalf (née Haythornthwaite) has made a fantastic contribution to netball, making her senior international debut for the Vitality Roses against Trinidad and Tobago in 2015.   

Since then, Natalie has competed on the biggest stages and against the best sides in the world; she has won medals at Netball Europe Championships, the Vitality Netball World Cup 2019 and 2018 Commonwealth Games, where she helped England win their first gold medal.  

 As well as her international accolades, Natalie has enjoyed domestic success in both England and Australia, playing for Leeds Carnegie, Yorkshire Jets, Manchester Thunder, Wasps and New South Wales Swifts (3 x Vitality Netball Superleague titles and 2 x Suncorp Super Netball titles).    

Natalie has been reselected for the Vitality Roses programme for 2022-23.   

Natalie has also been selected for the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games squad, making it her second Commonwealth Games appearance to date.

Major International Honours

Named Team England captain


50th international cap


Bronze - Netball World Cup, Liverpool, England


Gold - Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast, Australia


Gold - European Netball Championship, Newcastle, England