New Zealand has won the first Holden Netball Test match after a heart-stopping sudden-death extra-time victory over Australia, 67-65 at Vodafone Arena in Melbourne on Saturday night.
It was everything that the teams and the fans could have hoped for from a World Championship tune-up, the result setting up a must-win match in Adelaide on Tuesday for Australia to hold onto the series, despite winning the Fisher and Paykel Cup last Wednesday night.
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photo Wagner Araujo
photo Jay Adeff