Superleague 2015: Thunder and Mavericks take early lead

Hertfordshire Mavericks v Loughborough Lightning
Hertfordshire Mavericks made it two wins from two against Loughborough on Saturday

Hertfordshire Mavericks and Manchester Thunder took an early lead in the Superleague standings after securing second-round victories.

Thunder earned a convincing 51-32 win over Bath, while Mavericks went top of the table on goal difference after beating Loughborough Lightning 48-40.

Elsewhere, Celtic Dragons lost 48-34 against Team Northumbria, while Surrey Storm thrashed Yorkshire Jets 74-51.

All eight teams return to court on Monday for round three.

Manchester will have the chance to snatch top spot when they host Hertfordshire, while Northumbria welcome the Jets and Team Bath face Surrey at home.

Lightning and Dragons will battle to secure their first win of the campaign when they meet at The Netball Centre in Loughborough.

Superleague 2015 - Round one results
26 Jan - Manchester Thunder 55-52 Surrey Storm30 Jan - Yorkshire Jets 70-44 Loughborough Lightning
31 Jan - Team Northumbria 33-49 Team Bath31 Jan - Celtic Dragons 39-54 Hertfordshire Mavericks
Superleague 2015 - Round two results
02 February - Celtic Dragons 48-34 Team Northumbria07 Feb - Hertfordshire Mavericks 48-40 Loughborough
07 Feb - Manchester Thunder 51-32 Team Bath07 Feb - Surrey Storm 74-51 Yorkshire Jets