Hope, rather than concrete evidence, forms the backbone of the Silver Ferns' World Cup chances.
Nine members of this year's Mainland Tactix squad, who finished last, are back for next season.
Being unfancied and unloved ahead of World Cup stings a little, admits Silver Ferns shooter.
Former Aussie coach calls for trans-Tasman league change, but netball bosses suggest Champions League equivalent more likely.
Silver Ferns experimentation doesn't halt 67-28 win over South Africa.