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The playing positions in Netball are:

Goal Keeper (GK)

Goal Defence (GD)

Wing Defence (WD)

Center (C)

Wing Attack (WA)

Goal Attack (GA)

Goal Shooter (GS)

In total there are 7 positions.

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GK - Goal Keeper

GD - Goal Defence

WD - Wing Defence

C - Centre

WA - Wing Attack

GA - Goal Attack

GS - Goal Shooter

I would give tips on positions but I play WD/WA so i couldn't comment on all positions x :)

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The 7 positions are: Goal Shooter (GS) Goal Attack (GA) Wing Attack (WA) Centre (C) Wing Defence (WD) Goal Defence (GD) Goal Keeper (GK)

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