Tuesday, 19th November, 2019

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Historic draw with City shows what the Newcastle Jets can achieve this season

When the Newcastle Jets walked out onto No.2 Sportsground on Sunday evening, there were very few tipping them to walk away with a result against the three-time W-League champions Melbourne City. They made history...

Anderson falls just short of World Surf League qualification in Port Stephens

Hunter surfing star Philippa Anderson has fallen just short in her last-gasp bid to qualify for next year's World Surf League championship tour after tumbling out of the Port Stephens Pro's quarterfinals over the...

Collister screamer cancels Van Egmond strike to net historic points for Newcastle

Newcastle have kick-started their W-League campaign with a well-earned point against Emily van Egmond's Melbourne City, battling back from a wonder-strike from the former Jets captain to secure a draw at No.2 Sportsground. After leaving...

Clare Wheeler fully embracing new midfield general role for Newcastle

Newcastle's newest leader, both as a co-captain and as the team's potential new midfield general, is aiming to prove everyone wrong this W-League season. Coming into their 2019/20 campaign, Craig Deans' local-flavoured side has already...

Hunter Women’s Chronicle wins the Netball NSW Judy Dunbar Media Award

The Hunter Women's Chronicle sports editor Isaac McIntyre has been award the Netball NSW Judy Dunbar Media Award for community media excellence, following his coverage of the continued and growing success of netball around...

‘You can’t ever write Newcastle off’: Former captain Crawford backs Jets to fire

Former Newcastle Jets captain Hayley Crawford has delivered her verdict on the team's chances in the 2019/20 season, and despite admitting Emily van Egmond's departure is a "major blow," believes the local flavour will...

Newcastle’s paratriathlete queen Lauren Parker claims second Ian Thorpe award

Newcastle's paratriathlete superstar Lauren Parker made history at the NSW Institute of Sport in Sydney, after being honoured with the Ian Thorpe AM Outstanding Achievement award for the second consecutive year in a row. The 30-year-old...

‘It’s surreal’: Four new Jets could see Newcastle careers take flight in opening fixture

As many as four Newcastle Jets stars could make their first competitive appearances for the club against Melbourne City this weekend, after Craig Deans named all four in his first extended team list of...

Waratah-Mayfield bowling shatters Rosellas batting order in final round – photos

Waratah-Mayfield rounded out Newcastle's first-ever women's club cricket competition by dismantling the third-placed Rosellas, helped on by a dominant showing from Emma Jayne with the ball that included the league's second hat-trick. Wests won the...

Ebzery extinguishes the Flame to set pre-Olympics qualifiers form ablaze

Newcastle's Katie-Rae Ebzery is firing on all cylinders ahead of next week's Olympics qualifiers, dropping an explosive 28-points for Perth as the Lynx shattered the travelling Sydney Flames in the team's sixth game of...