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Newcastle legend Joey Peters issues W-League warning after Sam Kerr departure: ‘Grow or die’

Newcastle legend Joanne Peters has warned the W-League about falling behind other high-profile leagues like the NWSL, and more recently England's Super League, and suggested failure to keep up could see Australia's biggest stars jump ship. Joey's...

Newcastle Knights face tricky opening weeks in Tarsha Gale Cup – 2020 fixtures revealed

The Newcastle Knights have been handed a tricky opening three weeks to their Tarsha Gale Cup campaign in 2020, as the Hunter squad looks to make it third time the charm in their bid...

Newcastle looking to repeat first-round heroics against pacesetters Melbourne City

Newcastle Jets boss Ash Wilson believes her squad has what it takes to repeat their heroics from the first round of the W-League, as she continues to settle into her interim role with the...

Sarah Halvorsen starts on the road to an AFLW premiership with the GWS Giants

Sarah Halvorsen has long-dominated the AFL Hunter Central Coast competition, spurring Newcastle City on to a handful of championships since the foundation of the women's league half a decade ago. Although she's been donning the...

W-League lieutenant Ash Wilson to step in as Newcastle Jets interim head coach

Newcastle Jets assistant coach Ash Wilson is set to step into the W-League head coaching role in a temporary capacity, the club has confirmed on Tuesday morning. Wilson's move into the interim role comes after...

Hall, Gibson lead Tasmania to back-to-back wins over SA in WNCL double-header

The Hunter's southern duo played major roles in Tasmania's first victories of the 2019/20 Women's National Cricket League campaign, as Maisy Gibson mopped up the Scorpions in their first meeting, before Corrine Hall fired off 68 the...

Craig Deans reveals his long-term plans for W-League and A-League balancing act

Newcastle Jets boss Craig Deans has suggested he has no future plans to take over the men's squad full-time despite taking the reigns during a transition period in the club, and confirmed he will...

Philippa Anderson opens 2020 WSL qualifying campaign with top-eight finish

Merewether's surfing star Philippa Anderson has kick-started the start of her 2020 campaign in style, finishing in the top-eight at the Corona Open China after a tight battle with Japanese contestant Hinako Kurokawa in...

Newcastle stars Ebzery, Mitchell retain Opals spots for upcoming Olympics qualifiers

Novocastrian Opals duo Katie-Rae Ebzery and Leilani Mitchell have been named in the 12-player Australian squad set to contest next month's FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in France, as they battle for a place at the...

Newcastle Jets’ Round 9 W-League fixture postponed due to hazardous air quality

The Newcastle Jets' ninth-round meeting with Adelaide United on Friday evening, which was originally to be played as a double-header with the A-League squad, has been delayed due to "a combination of hazardous air quality and...