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England take out Series in thrilling finale

England have taken out the Fast5 Netball World Series title at Hisense Arena, becoming only the second country to win in the Fast5 format of the game. England defeated Jamaica in a thrilling 34-29 match, which was neck-and-neck until the

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ENGLAND CLAIM FAST5 CROWN FOLLOWING VICTORY OVER JAMAICA

England are the 2017 Fast5 Netball World Series Champions after defeating Jamaica in the Grand Final decider. In front of packed house at Melbourne’s Hisense Arena, England handed Jamaica their first loss of the tournament with the 34-29 and in

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Dominant defensive display powers Australia to bronze

Australia have handed New Zealand their worst result in Fast5 history, winning the bronze medal match by 19 points. The 34-15 result means New Zealand will finish out of the medals for the first time in history. “To be honest,

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Stingy South Africans take down Malawi to earn fifth place finish

South Africa were too strong for a resilient Malawi outfit that go winless through the Fast5 series. Inconsistent shooting combined with impressive defence from South Africa were the deciding factors. South Africa ended their tournament with a win on the

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Green Machine capture celebrity game glory

The Green Machine have taken the glory in the 2017 Fast5 Netball World Series celebrity match, defeating the Bassett Hounds by two point. In a match that some wouldn’t almost liken to a netball match, the Green Machine were able

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Shanice Beckford stars in Jamaica’s Grand Final warm-up win against England

Jamaica has defeated England in the final regular-tournament game of the 2017 Fast5 Netball World Series. In a preview of tonight’s grand final, Jamaican shooter Shanice Beckford made five three-point shots in the second half to guide her side to

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Sharpshooting Ekenasio powers New Zealand to thrilling victory

New Zealand have won their second match of the 2017 Fast5 Netball World Series with an exciting two-point victory over Malawi. The Fast5 Ferns ensured they will play off for a bronze medal after a close last quarter where they

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Tippett powers Australia to third win over South Africa

Australia’s first half dominance allowed them to cruise to victory over South Africa, securing themselves a spot in the 3rd vs 4th playoff. South Africa never hit their groove throughout the series and their final game was no exception, struggling

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Jamaica secure Fast5 Grand Final berth after victory over reigning champions

New Zealand’s defence of their 2016 Fast5 Netball World Series title is over after a loss to Jamaica in Sunday’s third game. Jamaica extended their undefeated run with a 30-23 victory over the Kiwis to secure a place in the

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England book place in gold medal match with win over Australia

England has confirmed its spot in tonight’s gold medal match with a runaway nine-point victory over Australia. A dominant last quarter saw the England side stay undefeated after four matches with a 28-19 victory. Defensive pressure was immense early in

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