Stingy South Africans take down Malawi in playoff

Stingy South Africans take down Malawi in playoff

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 end their tournament with a win on the back of some...
Tippett powers Australia to third win over South Africa

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 to hit the...
Sharpshooting Baard helps South Africa to their first win

Sharpshooting Baard helps South Africa to their first win

With both Malawi and South Africa desperate to open their Fast5 accounts with a win on Day 2, a hard fought affair saw the South Africans ultimately claim a tight victory thanks to some sharp shooting from Charmaine Baard. Malawi brought a new focus into the game,...
Reigning Fast5 champions New Zealand too good for South Africa

Reigning Fast5 champions New Zealand too good for South Africa

Both teams had a point to prove on the back of both teams losing their opening game of the series, but New Zealand seemed to find their rhythm on the back of some impressive long range shooting and astute defending. South Africa were right in the game until half time,...
Jamaica pounce on their power play to secure first win

Jamaica pounce on their power play to secure first win

Jamaica have made the perfect start to their 2017 Fast5 World Series campaign, executing during their power play to defeat South Africa. The Jamaicans used an 18-5 final quarter to come from behind and secure the 37-29 victory. The two sides were evenly matched early...
FAST5 CHERRY ON CAKE IN COMEBACK YEAR FOR JESSICA

FAST5 CHERRY ON CAKE IN COMEBACK YEAR FOR JESSICA

When Jessica Khomo returned to competitive netball in this year’s Brutal Fruit Netball Premier League (BFNPL) she wanted to be relevant. And that she certainly was. The 26 year-old Khomo, a member of the South African Fast5 team who’s competing in the World Series in...