Monday, 20th January, 2020

League

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...

Newcastle trio earn their first taste of international success in Suva

Brydie Parker, Bobbi Law, and Caitlan Johnston all played pivotal starting roles in the Australian Prime Minister's XIII, as the Hunter trio and the rest of the stars in green and gold battled to a...

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...