A-LEAGUE SHOW: ROUND 8

The A-League show is back for another week! Join sports reporters Mitch Hughes Sam Djodan as they preview the upcoming matches, with a focus on the Newcastle Jets men’s and women’s teams, as well as the ...
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CHANEL MATA’UTIA QUITS KNIGHTS

Chanel Mata'utia has quit the Newcastle Knights, effectively ending his career from top tier football. The club granted him a release from the final year of his contract this morning. Mata'utia is set to play ...
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SUPERCAR DRIVERS SPREAD THEIR WINGS IN NEWCASTLE

He's won more Supercar crowns than any other driver - and is in pole position to claim an eighth. Jamie Whincup says it'll be all-out attack at the Newcastle 500... and today he measured up ...
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CHARLOTTE POYNTING GIVEN SPECIAL HONOUR AT NEWCASTLE 500

Hunter racer Charlotte Poynting is guaranteed to end her season on a high. The Aussie Racing Cars driver has been named to do the first official lap of the Newcastle circuit ...
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MARTIN LEE DROPS BY JETS TRAINING

Jets owner Martin Lee hasn't ruled out strengthening the squad during the January transfer window, saying it's up to the CEO and the coach to present their case. Lee made the comments at training this ...
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JILLAROOS HAMMER CANADA AT WOMEN’S WORLD CUP

Despite resting North Newcastle stars Isabelle Kelly and Caitlin Moran, the Jillaroos hammered Canada today in their final World Cup pool game. The 88-nil win sees the Aussies easily qualify for the semi-finals ...
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JOHN LODGE PREPARES FOR HIS V8 UTE DEBUT IN NEWCASTLE

He's used to dominating on the dirt - but this week Hunter speedway driver John Lodge will tackle the tar in the V8 Ute series. Lodge beat more than 100 rivals in a driver search ...
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JETS HIT BY INJURY CONCERNS AHEAD OF VICTORY CLASH

A major blow for the Newcastle Jets, with the league's leading goalscorer Roy O'Donovan set to miss three to four weeks with a grade one groin tear. Andrew Nabbout will replace him up front against ...
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NEWCASTLE RACECOURSE STANDS BY MEMBERS DRESS CODE

It's copped a barrage of criticism from within the industry, but Newcastle Racecourse isn't backing away from its new dress code for the track's members area. While it's trying to be accommodating - it says ...
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SUPERCARS STAR GIVEN A STUNNING SEASIDE TOUR OF NEWCASTLE HARBOUR

The stars of Supercars have landed in the Hunter ahead of this weekend's Newcastle 500. But none arrived like Mark Winterbottom - given a stunning seaside tour of the harbour ...
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DANIEL COLLINS BOUNCES BACK AT COOLUM

Redhead surf lifesaver Daniel Collins has moved into the top 20 in the National Ironman Series, following an impressive result in round two on the Sunshine Coast. After failing to qualify for the final at ...
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MERRICK SAYS JETS NEED A MENTAL READJUSTMENT

Ernie Merrick says the Jets need a mental readjustment before tackling Melbourne Victory - who've just snared their first win of the season. The coach wants his players to truly believe they can match it ...
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JETS WOMEN LAMENT MISSED OPPORTUNITIES

Canberra has leapfrogged Newcastle on the W-League ladder after yesterday's come-from-behind win at Number Two Sportsground. The Jets' boss, not holding back, about his side's failure to close out the match ...
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TWO DEFEATS ON THE TROT FOR JETS

The Jets women sank to their second straight loss in the W-League, beaten by Canberra United 2-1. The Jets hit the front inside 10 minutes when American import Erin Gilliland earned a penalty. Emily van Egmond ...
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JILLAROOS SHOW NO MERCY AGAINST ENGLAND

The Jillaroos have continued their winning ways at the Women's Rugby League World Cup, belting England 38-0 this afternoon. Up by 24 at the break, the Aussies extended their advantage shortly after. The Hunter's Caitlin ...
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MIXED RESULTS FOR NEWCASTLE IN REPRESENTATIVE CRICKET

In cricket, and the Newcastle rep side registered a win and a loss today in the Twenty20 Cup. The Steel was outclassed by Manly this afternoon, but this morning's clash with Eastern Suburbs proved more ...
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JETS SUFFER FIRST LOSS OF THE YEAR TO SYDNEY FC

Sydney FC has reclaimed top spot in the A-League thanks to a 2-1 win over Newcastle. The Jets were missing a handful of injured players last night, but the coach says they're a big chance ...
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LEGENDS OF LEAGUE HUGE SUCCESS

Rugby league icons didn't hold back at Central Coast Stadium for the inaugural Legends of League. Some players lacing up their boots for the first time in almost two decades ...
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CARDIFF’S JASON SANGHA TAKES TO ENGLAND BOWLING ATTACK

What a day it's been for Jason Sangha. The Newcastle 18 year-old has endured a tough series playing for the Cricket Australia XI against England's Ashes side. But today, he turned the tables, posting his maiden ...
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JETS LOOK TO BOUNCE BACK AGAINST CANBERRA

The Jets women's side will face Canberra at Number 2 Sportsground tomorrow. Coming off a heavy loss to Melbourne City last weekend, their star player believes there's no better time to produce a big performance ...
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MORE GOOD OFF-SEASON NEWS FOR THE KNGHTS

The transformation of the Newcastle Knights continues, with more positive news off the field. In a show of faith, Red Energy has signed on with side, in a triple figure sponsorship deal ...
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DORA CREEK DRIVER CHARGED FOLLOWING MORISSET FATALITY

A man will face court after being charged with aggravated dangerous driving causing death, following a fatality near Lake Macquarie earlier this month. A 73-year-old man died as the result of a crash on November ...
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DUNCAN NOT TAKING ANYTHING FOR GRANTED

He's been an unsung hero of the Newcastle Jets' promising start to the season. Amid competition for places, Jack Duncan has made the goalkeeping role his own, but knows he'll need to perform to keep ...
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DOYLE STILL ON CLOUD NINE AFTER WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

It's been three weeks since Newcastle's Jason Doyle was crowned World Speedway Champion - and he still can't wipe the smile off his face. Understandably too, given what he's been through to claim the title ...
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HUNTER GOLFER CREATES INNOVATIVE NEW TEE

A Hunter golfer has created a new playing tee, that sounds too good to be true. He says it can't break, can't be lost, and you don't even need to bend over to push it ...
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SIMMONS ADD TO HIS HIGHLIGHT REEL IN THE NBA

Former Newcastle junior Ben Simmons has continued his impressive form in the NBA, finishing just one rebound shy of another triple double in today's win over the Lakers. Simmons finished with 18 points, nine boards, ...
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JILLAROOS MAKE WINNING START TO WOMEN’S WORLD CUP

The Jillaroos have made a winning start to the Women's Rugby League World Cup, hammering the Cook Islands by 54 points this afternoon. North Newcastle's Caitlin Moran opened the scoring, before clubmate Isabelle Kelly made ...
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A-LEAGUE SHOW: ROUND 7 PREVIEW

Presenter Mitch Hughes is back with us for this week's A-League chat for Round 7. He joins sports reporter Sam Djodan in previewing the upcoming matches, with a focus on the Newcastle Jets men's and women's ...
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JACKSON BAKER ELIMINATED FROM HAWAIIAN PRO

Merewether surfer Jackson Baker has been knocked out of the Hawaiian Pro world qualifying series event. The second round exit's still not a bad result for the 20-year-old in his first triple crown appearance... but ...
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NEWCASTLE CRICKET READY FOR SYDNEY STAR POWER

Two men's Ashes hopefuls could take to the crease in the Hunter this weekend in the state's T20 league, IF they're overlooked for the first test. Newcastle will host a double-header, which has been forced ...
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