A lack of representative players could prove a blessing for teams in the 2019 Super Netball competition after the draw was officially released on Wednesday.
There have been broken noses, concussion and a season-ending knee injury, but it hasn't deterred the Giants from another Canberra return.
Paige Hadley says the Swifts want to "claim back NSW" from their Super Netball state rivals in 2019 - and they won't have to wait long for their chance.
Liz Watson claimed two of Netball Australia's highest honours on Saturday night.
Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander will use next year's Quad Series to test our her centre-court pairings ahead of the 2019 Netball World Cup.
New Zealand beat Jamaica in a thrilling grand final, after an early loss to England killed off Australia's hopes of winning the Fast5 Netball World Series.
When the nerves kicked in for Australia's Fast5 netballers on Saturday, one of their youngest players went to the simplest tactics possible to combat her nerves.
Super Netball's 2019 season will have a unique mid-season break to tie in with next year's World Cup in England.
Gretel Tippett impressed stepping into the Diamonds' starting line-up against New Zealand, but nothing is certain ahead of next year's World Cup.
Australia reasserted their trans-Tasman netball dominance and locked away the Constellation Cup for a sixth straight year with a 58-47 dissection of the Silver Ferns on Thursday.
The Diamonds will attempt to 'get in the head' of the New Zealand shooters in the Constellation Cup decider.
Australia have succumbed 55-44 to a resurgent New Zealand in the third Constellation Cup Test, ending their two-year winning streak in trans-Tasman netball.
Jamie-Lee Price desperately wants her Australian Test debut to unfold in Hamilton, the city that was nearly the springboard to a Silver Ferns netball bib.
The Australian netball team is within reach of an impressive record against the Silver Ferns.
Australia have taken a firm grip on netball's Constellation Cup with a 56-47 win over the New Zealand in Townsville on Wednesday.
Caitlin Thwaites and Gretel Tippett were perfect in the second half as Australia took a one-nil lead in the Constellation Cup following a 15-point win in Brisbane.
Rebuilding New Zealand have set themselves a goal of winning at least one match in the upcoming four-Test series against Australia.
Veteran midcourter Kim Ravaillion has pulled out of Australia's Constellation Cup series with New Zealand to recharge ahead of the Netball World Cup.
Gretel Tippett had a 100 per cent shooting percentage for the Diamonds as they kept the Silver Ferns at bay in Melbourne.
After a poor start to this year's Quad Series, New Zealand feel they've turned the corner ahead of their clash with Australia.