|Name Kimberlee Green|
Height 1.76 m
|Spouse Trent Copeland|
Parents Denise Langford
|Born 5 March 1986 (age 29) (1986-03-05) |
Relatives Denise Langford (Mother) Fred Green (Great-grandfather)
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Kimberlee Green (born 5 March 1986 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian international netball player. Green is the captain of the Giants Netball team in the Suncorp Super Netball league.
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Green is the daughter of South Sydney Rabbitohs footballer Michael Green and Olympic & Commonwealth Games swimmer Denise Langford; her great-grandfather is former New South Wales politician Fred Green. She is also married to New South Wales Blues cricketer Trent Copeland.
Green played six years in the Commonwealth Bank Trophy, for the Sydney Swifts and AIS Canberra Darters. With the start of the ANZ Championship, Green signed with Sydney franchise the New South Wales Swifts, which won the inaugural championship in 2008. Later that year, she was selected for the Australian Netball Diamonds team. During her international career, Green has won a bronze medal at the 2009 World Netball Series in Manchester, and a silver medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, a gold medal at the 2011 World Netball Championships in Singapore and a gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
In 2011, for the first time for Australia, Green played at the Wing Defence (WD) position in the first of three tests against Jamaica. In 2014 Green was named in the Australian Netball Team to compete at the 2014 Commonwealth Games who went on to win gold. Green went on to captain to NSW Swifts in the 2014 season.
In 2017, she was appointed inaugural captain of the Greater Western Sydney Giants Netball team. She suffered a season-ending ACL injury in the Giants' round five win over the Adelaide Thunderbirds in Canberra.