Tuesday, 19th November, 2019

League

Young trio Johnston, Parker and Law named in Prime Minister’s XIII to face Fiji

Young NRLW stars, and their growth across the future, are the focus of Brad Donald's recently named Prime Minister's XIII, according to Prime Minister Scott Morrison. That's why rising Novocastrian stars Caitlan Johnston, Brydie Parker,...

Smith in, Howard out: Squad changes aplenty for Hunter’s NRLW stars in week two

Simone Smith in, Melanie Howard out. That's the call Rick Stone has made after Sydney's first-round loss to 16-12 loss to the Warriors at AAMI Park on Saturday. Howard wasn't the worst on-field by any...

Souths victorious in sudden-death golden point duel with Wests – photos

Souths have claimed revenge for their semi-final defeat two weeks ago, holding firm against Wests in an 18-14 sudden-death golden point duel at St John Oval to step into their third consecutive Newcastle Rugby...

First-week NRLW team lists overflowing with Newcastle and Hunter talent

The first-week NRL Women's premiership team lists have been revealed, and there's a host of Newcastle and Hunter stars set to return and debut this weekend in the national competition's second full season. The Sydney...

Butcher Birds surge through to Blues Tag final with lockout against Wests – videos

Central have qualified for the Newcastle Rugby League Blues Tag grand final with an 18-0 victory over third-placed Wests at Harker Oval this weekend, while the defeated Rosellas drop into the preliminary final against...

Rosellas oust rival Lionesses, book showdown with leading Central – photos, video

Wests have earned themselves a sudden-death chance at the table-topping Butcher Birds, after edging club rivals Souths 12-10 in the opening round of the Newcastle Rugby League women's finals. The Rosellas, who finished in third...

Lakes hold off finals-hopefuls Maitland to fire Bulldogs into the postseason – video

Kurri Kurri has won the race to play in the Newcastle Rugby League Blues Tag postseason, after scoring a vital 26-6 victory over Nelson Bay away from home in the last-gasp round of their...

Isabelle Kelly gunning for maiden premiership with the Roosters: ‘I want to be even...

Isabelle Kelly has won nearly everything there is to win in the world of rugby league. She was named the world's best player in 2018, and has battled her way to state premiership, State...

Bulldogs, Pickers set to take battle for Blues Tag finals all the way to...

With just one round left to play in the Newcastle Rugby League Blues Tag, the postseason pinch into the top five is set to come down to the final weekend after Kurri Kurri and...

Newcastle reigns supreme at ANZ Stadium in thrilling state premiership decider

CRL Newcastle have been crowned NSW Women's premiers after a gutsy 24-10 victory over the Mounties at ANZ Stadium polished off a stellar season for the northern club. When Simone Smith was on the receiving...