Netball NZ boss Jennie Wyllie admits her heart sank a little when she realised no fans would be allowed in to watch the long-anticipated Constellation Cup series.
Silver Ferns' coach Dame Noeline Taurua has named a midcourt-heavy squad of 14 to take on the Australian Diamonds in Christchurch next week.
A lot has changed since Australian Diamonds' Gabi Simpson played a test against the Silver Ferns more than two years ago - for a start she didn't have to quarantine in Christchurch.
A former Otago Rebels netballer and model policewoman has been sentenced for cheating the justice system.
There was no trophy up for grabs, but Lincoln University at least secured bragging rights by ending Technical's unbeaten Christchurch premier netball season at the perfect time.
Two of the greats of New Zealand netball have delivered a glowing verdict on Laura Langman’s remarkable international career.
New Zealand's most capped netballer Laura Langman will be remembered as one of the game's greats having called time on an illustrious international career with the Silver Ferns.
The controversial sending off of a player has marred the 200th Super Netball match in Australia, with commentators labeling it as "disgraceful".
A decision has been made to cancel the final preliminary round of the ANZ Premiership regular season - but don't worry, the Mainland Tactix have already booked their place in the grand final.
The Mainland Tactix have made their first ever grand final, beating the Central Pulse 39-32 in the ANZ Premiership in Wellington.
There's an assortment of impressive wing attacks in the ANZ Premiership who will put pressure on the Silver Ferns' incumbents.
The Mainland Tactix have overcome the challenges their region has been dealt post-Covid to produce a 43-36 win over the Southern Steel.
Tactix fans will be able to come together to cheer on their team at a fanzone set up at the Christchurch Netball Centre on Saturday.
As competition finally gets underway this weekend, there's perhaps no other netballer in the country who's endured the kind of excruciating wait that former Silver Fern Temalisi Fakahokotau has.