Monday, 16th September, 2019

Union

Ladder rivals Easts University, Merewether to headline blockbuster final weekend – photos

Results from the Newcastle and Hunter Women's Rugby premiership's penultimate round has set the league up for a blockbuster final weekend as Merewether Carlton and Easts University continue their tussle to finish in the...

‘We want more’: Hunter coach Gerry Mason would ‘love to see’ more rugby rep...

Hunter Women's representative coach Gerry Mason has said he would "love to see" more selection squad fixtures for his star-studded squad in the coming seasons. The Hunter outfit had a less than stellar NSW Country Championships...

Greens mount ironclad rearguard to edge over the Hawks in two-point armwrestle – photos

Merewether Carlton claimed victory over Hamilton for the first time this season as defensive efforts across the paddock scored them a tenuous two-point win at Passmore Oval on Saturday afternoon. Six times the second-placed Hawks...

Mother-daughter combo lend strength in points as Hamilton muscle past Maitland – video

Hamilton "old-hats" Tammy Clay and Toni Payne led the way for the Hawks as they battled to a 21-12 win over Maitland at Passmore Oval on Saturday evening. It was tighthead prop Clay alongside her...

GALLERY: Wallaroos stamp authority on Japan in Newcastle test at No.2 Sportsground

The Wallaroos stamped their authority on Japan with a 34-5 victory in the first international women's test in Newcastle, as 3,912 avid spectators watched on at the No.2 Sportsground on Saturday afternoon. The 29-point victory...

Waratahs survive ‘fast and fierce’ Hawks challenge in muddy battle at Passmore

The Waratahs have kept control of first place in the NHRU Women's Premiership after winning the "fast and fierce" struggle against Hamilton at Passmore Oval on Saturday. The chasing Hawks threw everything at the udnefeated...

Duff, Van Zeeland lead Blacks into mid-season roll with Easts-University win | photos

Maitland are on the upswing in the NHRU Women's Premiership, Blacks coach Kelly Sager believes. With a mix of senior veteran talent, and youngsters eager to learn, Maitland's campaign can "only grow" as the...

‘Sitting at the top is never comfortable’: Can anyone catch the Waratahs?

Last season The Waratahs charged to 69-5 victory over nine-time champions the Wanderers in the NHRU Women's Premiership grand final. The club's first year back in the competition after a hiatus paid immediate dividends. Now...

Maitland’s Riordan named in Wallaroos squad; Barker, Stewart to miss home test

Maitland's Sarah Riordan will have a chance to play on home Hunter soil for the Wallaroos, as the test squad faces Japan at Newcastle's No.2 Sportsground on July 13, as well as the reverse...

Sampford, Walker ‘carve up’ Greens to lead Easts-Uni into winner’s circle | photos

Easts-University have levelled their season's record against Merewether, after defeating the Greens at Townson Oval in the NHRU Women's Premiership's sixth round. The close game between the two clubs battling for third on the ladder...