Saturday, 20th July, 2019

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Caitlan Johnston knocking over every goal she sets herself in rugby league

Caitlan Johnston has been setting goals for herself in the world of rugby league. First, she wanted to have a strong back-to-back season with the Newcastle Knights in the Tarsha Gale Cup. They made it...

‘Origin is never going to be easy’: Kelly’s back and ready to fire for...

After missing the Women's National Championships, Isabelle Kelly knew she'd do anything to get back into the blue of New South Wales in 2019. Her side NSW Country had fallen to City at the...

Poolman relishing new defensive challenge as Giants hunt for top four finish

For the second time this season, Sam Poolman and the Giants fell to their arch-rivals the Swifts at Qudos Bank Arena. The 59-55 clash came right down to the wire, as the Swifts battled...

Hunter netballer shares her story with second Giants Indigenous dress design

Hunter netball star Krystal Dallinger has again designed the Indigenous Round dress for the Giants ahead of their reverse-fixture derby clash against arch-rivals the NSW Swifts at Qudos Bank Arena this Sunday afternoon. The partnership...

Women’s Premier League could join NPLW system as soon as 2021: Bentley

Northern NSW Football's top flight women's competition, the Women's Premier League, could join the National Premier League system "as soon as 2021," according to NNSWF operations manager Liam Bentley. The WPL was established a decade...

‘I was in the team and didn’t know it’: Gomboso back in Sydney rhythm...

Newcastle shooter Sabina Gomboso nearly didn't re-join North Shore United for the 2019 season. As the side was being selected ahead of the Netball NSW Premier League preseason, Gomboso was overseas. She missed the...

‘I’ve got the bug’: Macquarie coach Sarah Delaney loving every minute of her new...

At the beginning of the Newcastle Rugby League Blues Tag season, Sarah Delaney wasn't even sure she'd be taking to the field in 2019. After two years with the Maitland Pickers, Delaney had left...

‘There were so many dark days’: World Cup winning coach Karley Banks speaks on...

Victorious world cup coach Karley Banks has had to fight for everything she's earned. When she was young, she realised she had the talent to play at an international level in rugby league and...