Monday, 20th January, 2020

Union

Leilani & Nicole Nathan letting Waratahs experiences bloom in preseason camp

Leilani and Nicole have had a fantastic calendar year, playing key roles in Hamilton's surge to the preliminary final, where they challenged the undefeated Waratahs in a 24-all thriller, before donning NSW Country jerseys...

Stewart to start on wing for Australia against Black Ferns in Oceania Championship

Newcastle rugby star Maya Stewart is set to run out on the wing for Australia A when they play their first game in the Oceania Championship against the undefeated Black Ferns development squad this...

Stewart named in representative squad touted as Wallaroos next generation

Nelson Bay's rising star Maya Stewart has been named in the Australia A women's squad being touted as the next generation of the Wallaroos, which is set to play in the Oceania Rugby Women's Championship...

Undefeated Waratahs power to second straight women’s championship – photos, video

The Waratahs claimed their second straight Newcastle and Hunter Rugby women's title with a 45-12 victory over Maitland at No.2 Sportsground on Saturday evening, closing out an undefeated season in silver-tinted style. Maya Stewart and...

Re-live all the action of Maitland’s second-half comeback to earn final berth

Maitland may still be pinching themselves after their second-half effort earned them a place in the Newcastle and Hunter Rugby Women's grand final this Saturday afternoon. Hamilton, who let a 12-0 lead slip away,...

Seven rugby stars set to represent Country in Chikarovski Cup this October

Seven Hunter rugby stars have been named in the NSW Country squad to contest the ChikarovskiCup this October, including national Super W champions Cheech Barker and Maya Stewart. Alongside Barker and Stewart will be five more...

Maitland set up do-or-die final against second-chance Hawks – photos, video

Maitland have stepped into the NHRU Women's final three after a 33-5 victory over Merewether Carlton at No.2 Sportsground on Sunday afternoon. Jorja Holden was the architect of the Blacks' five-try win, crossing twice in...

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...