Giants Netball claimed seven points after setting up a fourteen-goal win over the Adelaide Thunderbirds in a strong opening quarter.
The Adelaide Thunderbirds and Collingwood Magpies could not be split at the final whistle, ending with a 46-all draw which may have dashed the Magpies' finals chances.
The Adelaide Thunderbirds took it right to the top placed side, but missed a chance to upset the NSW Swifts after missing a goal after the siren.
The Adelaide Thunderbirds held on to win their second game of the season, while the Queensland Firebirds felt the pain of more injury troubles.
The Melbourne Vixens have recorded their third win in as many games after overpowering the Adelaide Thunderbirds by 16 goals on Saturday afternoon.
The Adelaide Thunderbirds held off the West Coast Fever in a bruising encounter to break a 27-game losing streak.
After two years as cellar dwellers, the Thunderbirds have a new coach and playing roster. They're hoping to fly in 2019.
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