Tuesday, 4th August, 2020

League

Howard backs Hilder to lead Newcastle-heavy Roosters in revamped 2020 NSW Women’s Premiership

Mel Howard believes newly-minted head coach Kylie Hilder can guide the star-studded Central Coast Roosters to a New South Wales Rugby League premiership, even with all the changes for the revamped 2020 season. The state's...

Central Coast Roosters unveil 2020 state squad brimming with Hunter stars, Hilder to coach

With the demise of Newcastle's championship NSW Women's Premiership squad following the dissolution of Country Rugby League, and the amalgamation of the governing body into NSWRL, Hunter league talent was left without a close...

‘It’s been a great journey’: Newy’s footy legend Bec Young ices rep career with...

Rebecca Young couldn't have asked for many better ways to say goodbye to her Indigenous story in the NRL Women's All Stars series—after nine appearances over the past decade, Newcastle's reigning queen of footy...

Record-breaking mentor Karley Banks leads Australian 18s to Youth Trans-Tasman victory

Australian head coach Karley Banks made history during the Youth Trans-Tasman test football series in Newcastle last week, becoming the most-capped youth mentor since Kathy O'Brien as her 18s squad stormed to a 3–0...

Isabelle Kelly set to join Holli Wheeler at St George Dragons in high-profile Nines...

Newcastle champion Isabelle Kelly is set to join fellow 2019 state champion, Holli Wheeler, for the 2020 NRL Women's Nines, in what is likely to be the biggest high-profile defection leading into the short-format...

Four Newcastle stars named in Indigenous All Stars outfit to face Maoris in Gold...

Newcastle champions Bec Young, Bobbi Law, Simone Smith, and Caitlan Johnston are set to open this year's rugby league campaign in style, with the Hunter quartet named in Ben Jeffries' star-studded Indigenous Women's All-Stars lineup. The...

Newcastle Knights face tricky opening weeks in Tarsha Gale Cup – 2020 fixtures revealed

The Newcastle Knights have been handed a tricky opening three weeks to their Tarsha Gale Cup campaign in 2020, as the Hunter squad looks to make it third time the charm in their bid...

Kylie Hilder to pull on coaching cap for Nines: ‘It’s the perfect stepping stone’

Frontier-breaking rugby league veteran and CRL Newcastle champion Kylie Hilder has confirmed she will be taking the reigns of the Sydney Rooster's Nines side for next year's short-format tournament in Perth. The 43-year-old star, who...

Ingram, Tattoli claim undefeated gold with Australia at 2019 Oztag Invitational

Dynamic footy duo Brodii Ingram and Bec Tattoli have returned to Newcastle Oztag's A-Grade summer competition with international gold medals in tow, after the pair played roles in Australia's undefeated run at the Invitational...

Isabelle Kelly expects Jillaroos reinforcements will add ‘fuel to the fire’ in revenge clash

Isabelle Kelly has promised the Jillaroos will be out for revenge when they clash with New Zealand in the full-format test match this Friday evening, after the Ferns downed the Australian favourites in the...