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Garrett withdraws from Australian Fast5 team

Matilda Garrett has withdrawn from the Australian Fast5 team after sustaining a low-grade quad strain at training over the weekend. Defender Tara Hinchliffe will take Garrett’s place in the team ahead of the Fast5 Netball World Series being played at

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Australian Fast5 Team Change

Verity Charles has withdrawn from the Australian Fast5 team after being admitted to hospital with appendicitis over the weekend. Replacing Charles is Laura Scherian who will join the Australian Fast5 team in Melbourne this evening as they gather for a

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Fast5 the only trophy missing from Australia’s cabinet

Power plays and three-point bombs aren’t the only quirks that distinguish Fast5 netball from the game’s traditional format. Powerhouse nation Australia’s failure to capture an international title is perhaps the greatest oddity and talking point ahead of the Fast5 Netball

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Fast5 Netball World Series Australian Team Announcement

Netball Australia has confirmed the 10 athletes selected for the Australian team competing in the Fast5 Netball World Series, presented by Deakin University, taking place on the 27 and 28 October at Melbourne Arena (formerly Hisense Arena). The team, being

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Marinkovich named coach of Australia

Netball Australia has announced the appointment of Stacey Marinkovich as Head Coach and Rob Wright and Megan Anderson as Assistant Coaches of the Australian Fast5 Team for the Fast5 Netball World Series in Melbourne, this October. Netball Australia’s Head of

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AUSTRALIA FALL SHORT BUT FAST5 PROVES A SUCCESS IN MELBOURNE

Almost 6,500 people watched New Zealand claim the Fast5 Netball World Series trophy for the sixth time at Hisense Arena today. Australia had an exceptional run remaining undefeated in all five games but New Zealand proved too strong in the

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New Zealand claim Fast5 Netball World Series title

New Zealand has secured their sixth Fast5 Netball World Series title with a 25-point win over Australia. Captain Maria Tutaia stood up in the big moments for her side, as she has done all tournament, scoring 27 of her sides

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Undefeated Aussies book place in final with dominant win over South Africa  

Australia has booked their place in the Fast5 World Series Grand Final, after a convincing win over South Africa. The hosts once again led from the back, with Courtney Bruce not giving the South African shooters an inch of space to

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Australia remains undefeated with victory over England

Australia has continued their unbeaten run at the Fast5 Netball World Series with a six-point win against England. Both teams’ defences stood tall in a low scoring affair, with the host running out winners 26-20. Despite having more of the

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Australia shine in a thrilling opening day at the Fast5 World Series

An explosive first day at the Fast5 Netball World Series in Melbourne culminated with Australia defeating New Zealand for the first time since 2012 in the modified format. Over 5,000 fans were treated to plenty of excitement on court, as

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