STAR CENTRE PART OF ORIGIN HISTORY

Women's Rugby League will take Centre Stage with State of Origin to be played at North Sydney Oval. One of the stars for the Blues, Isabelle Kelly says she can't contain her excitement ahead of ...
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McDERMOTT ON A MISSION IN EUROPE

Nicola McDermott has touched down in Croatia, posting her first high jump session to her social media channels. The 21 year-old Mingara athlete has had the best year of her career, with a new personal ...
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O’HAGAN ON FIRE FOR RAIDERS

Former Berkeley Vale junior Brendan O'Hagan is enjoying a weekend off during the representative round. The 19 year-old, who was named in the 2017 Central Coast Team of the Year, is now starring for Mounties Raiders ...
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THE MARINERS ARE BACK FOR 2018/19

The Central Coast Mariners are back for season 2018/19... And it goes without saying they're hoping for a change in fortunes this time around. The squad hit the park for its first training run today ...
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CRUSADERS WORKING HARD TO MOVE BACK INTO TOP SIX

Crusaders Championship Men's assistant coach Eddie Whitmore says the team has plenty to focus on, after last Saturday's loss to Norths. The defeat saw Central Coast drop out of the top six in the Waratah ...
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RED-HOT ROOS READY FOR WEEKEND OFF

To the NSW Cup, Wyong kept its unbeaten run alive on Saturday, with a win over Wentworthville. Coach Rip Taylor says confidence remains high in Roos camp, admitting this weekend's bye has come at a ...
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CENTRAL COAST RUGBY UNION TOP FOUR FIGHT ALIVE

At the halfway point of the Central Coast Rugby Union season, this year's top four is anyone's guess. CCRU President Larry Thomson says 2018 has been one of the competition's most exciting campaigns ...
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MARINERS SECURE GOALKEEPING STOCKS

Mariners coach Mike Mulvey has continued to build his squad, with two goalkeepers secured for the upcoming A-League season. After a successful trial, 17-year-old Joe Gauci has arrived from Adelaide, after earning a two-year scholarship ...
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CCF RESPOND TO UGLY BRAWL IN THIRD-GRADE MATCH

The local football community is shaken up following Sunday's ugly brawl, which saw a referee knocked unconscious. Central Coast Football CEO Darren Sprod says it's a huge disappointment, with the game already struggling to secure ...
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BEARS BREAK CRUSADERS STREAK

The Central Coast's three-game winning streak came to an end in the Waratah League at the weekend. The Crusaders won the first and last quarters against Norths Bears, but it wasn't enough - going down ...
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COAST TRIO IN KNIGHTS NRL TOUCH TEAM

Wyong remains on top of the Central Coast Rugby League competition, downing Northern rivals Toukley. The Tigers and Eagles also triumphed, while at Duffys Road, the reigning Premier bagged a crucial two points. Meanwhile three ...
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McINTYRE JUST MISSES WORLD CUP MEDAL

Rob McIntyre has finished seventh in the final World Cup event of the season - held under lights in Slovenia. The Avoca paddler went into the final as the third fastest qualifier and improved slightly, ...
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REECE EDWARDS NOTCHES UP A WIN AT THE BAY TO BAY CLASSIC

Newcastle's Reece Edwards has taken out the Bay to Bay half-marathon, with North Avoca's Jack Colreavy coming in a close second. Another Hunter product also claimed a podium finish, in the women's ...
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WYONG ROOS CONTINUE UNBEATEN RUN

To the NSW Cup, and Wyong has extended its unbeaten run to five matches, with a 22-point win over Wentworthville this afternoon. The Roos opened the Round 15 encounter with a strong start - Billy ...
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BIG NUMBERS EXPECTED FOR BAY TO BAY RUN

More than 2,500 participants are expected to hit the pavement in tomorrow's annual Bay to Bay Running Festival. All three events - the half marathon, 12 km fun run and 3 km kids race will ...
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MARINERS DISAPPOINTED WITH FFA W-LEAGUE RESPONSE

The Mariners' hopes of a W-League comeback have taken a hit, with Football Federation Australia implying expansion is not a priority for next season. CEO Shaun Mielekamp says the club is frustrated, but insist they'll ...
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CENTRAL COAST FUTSAL TRIO WIN YOUTH MEN WORLD CUP

Three Central Coast futsal players have helped Australia take out the Youth Men Futsal World Cup in Spain. Lake Munmorah's Mitch Dobson says it was a massive honour to feature at the tournament for a ...
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CRUSADERS SUPPORTING PINK DAY AGAIN THIS SATURDAY

To basketball, and the Crusaders return home on Saturday after a weekend off in the Waratah League. Championship Women's captain Jacinta Govind says things are heading in the right direction for the seventh-placed side ...
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GUNN OFF TO WORLD U-20 CHAMPIONSHIPS

Central Coast runner Tyler Gunn is preparing for the biggest event of his life, bound for the World Under-20 Athletics Championships next month. He says he'll be working hard to book a spot on the ...
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ROOS READY FOR WENTWORTHVILLE

To the New South Wales Cup, and Wyong Roos coach Rip Taylor has praised his side after recording their biggest win of the season. He says the team's failure to maintain momentum in the final ...
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GOSFORD COMES FOURTH IN STATE NETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

After three gruelling days of competition in the rain and wind, Manly-Warringah has come out on top in the Open Division of the State Netball Championships. Newcastle wasn't far behind - defeating Gosford 20-points-to-12 to ...
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SAINSBURY LOOKS BACK ON HIS TIME AT THE MARINERS

Socceroos skippers and former Mariner Trent Sainsbury has reflected warmly on his time in the A-League, when he called the Central Coast home. The 26-year-old got his start at the club in 2010 and he ...
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WILLIAMS HOLDS ONTO HIS TITLE AS STRONGEST IN THE STATE

Saratoga athlete Eddie Williams has been crowned the state's 'Strongest Man' for the second year in a row. Williams made carrying 150-kilos in each hand....look like light work in Sydney today. His win comes as ...
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STATE NETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS HIT WEST GOSFORD

Adcock Park is playing host to one of the nation's biggest female sporting events, the New South Wales State Netball Championships. Gosford President Samantha Gribble says it's an honour to host the tournament, especially in ...
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FITZSIMMONS PICKED FOR PORTUGAL

After numerous podium finishes at the recent World Cup, Avoca's Riley Fitzsimmons has now been named on the Australian team for the Sprint Canoe World Championships in Portugal in August. The Rio Olympian will compete ...
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OGRE AND AWESOME FOURSOME WIN 18S ORIGIN

Four Central Coast players starred for New South Wales in the Under-18 State of Origin at the MCG on Wednesday night. The man at the helm for the thrilling victory - legendary front row forward, ...
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TERRIGAL AVOCA CLUB LEGEND SAYS BELIEF REMAINS STRONG

To the Black Diamond AFL now, and Panthers legend Peter Van Dam says his shock return to the competition this year was the right move. The 35-year-old back flipped on his decision to retire, and ...
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MARINERS SIGN ATTACKER MARIO SHABOW

The Mariners have today signed young attacker, Mario Shabow, on a two-year deal. The 20-year-old Australian youth international joins the yellow and navy, after stints with Newcastle and Western Sydney. Shabow has made nine A-League ...
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EQUESTRIAN RIDER TIM BOLAND RETIRES PRIZED HORSE

It's a partnership that has been successful for over a decade, but Central Coast equestrian rider Tim Boland has finally retired his prized horse Billy Elliot. The pair enjoyed success across the globe - narrowly ...
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RAGEN SIGNS WITH RED-HOT CENTRAL COAST UNITED

Central Coast United's target of promotion next year remains on track, with the team still unbeaten in their debut season. New recruit Jack Ragen says it's great to be back playing with some familiar faces ...
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BYE BYE BARO: ANOTHER MARINER JUMPS SHIP

In the A-League, and the exodus at the Central Coast Mariners continues. Captain Alan Baro is the latest big name to depart, with the club saying it was by mutual agreement. Meanwhile Danny De Silva ...
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TAYLOR SWIFT IN PRAISING ROOS RIPPER RUN

In the New South Wales Cup - Wyong has received a much needed confidence boost ahead of its clash against Newcastle this weekend. Roos Coach Rip Taylor says following his side's draw against ladder leaders ...
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CAREER BEST RESULTS FOR COAST KAYAKER

Rob McIntyre has narrowly missed out on the podium in two events at the World Wildwater Championships in Switzerland overnight. His first race was the individual sprint, where he missed a medal by a fraction ...
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PLENTY OF LOVE FOR LATRELL AT THE G

When Roosters star Latrell Mitchell makes his State of Origin debut on Wednesday night, one of his biggest supporters will be in the stands at the MCG. His uncle Maurice Goolagong - the greatest goal ...
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ROOS HOLD THE PANTHERS TO A 16-ALL DRAW

In New South Wales Rugby League and they may be scrambling at the bottom of the ladder, but the Wyong Roos have received a big confidence boost. The Central Coast boys holding their own against ...
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ADRIAN BUCHAN ELIMINATED FROM BALI PRO

And Adrian Buchan; the last Central Coast hope at the Bali Pro - has been eliminated. The Avoca goofy footer controlled his round four heat, but a rare mistake cost him a crack at a ...
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ROB AND ALEX MCINTYRE IN ACTION IN SWITZERLAND

To Wildwater Canoeing now and brothers Robert and Alex McIntyre have finished mid-field in the K-One Classic in Switzerland. The pair will be back in action tonight, representing Australia in the Team Event ...
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WOUT BRAMA DEPARTS CENTRAL COAST

To football now and the Mariners have announced the immediate departure of Dutch international Wout Brama. The 31-year-old midfielder made 22 appearances for the yellow and navy, scoring twice, including a screamer against Perth last ...
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ROOS GEARING UP TO FACE THE LADDER LEADERS

The Wyong Roos have had plenty of reasons to smile this week, after back-to-back wins against teams in the top six. But coach Rip Taylor says they're staying humble ahead of their clash with ladder ...
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BUCHAN ADVANCES, WILKINSON ELIMINATED AT BALI PRO

It was a day of mixed results for the Central Coast locals at Keramas. Avoca's Adrian Buchan has advanced to Round 4, while Matt Wilkinson went down swinging in arguably the heat of the year ...
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RUETER SAYS CRUSADERS IN THE MIX FOR PLAYOFFS IN 2018

The Central Coast Crusaders' campaign is certainly back on track, as the championship men sealed a second consecutive win on the weekend. Player-coach Mitch Rueter says he has plenty of confidence in his squad, moving ...
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LEGENDARY BOXER TROY WATERS FAREWELLED

Central Coast boxer Troy Waters has been farewelled at a touching service in Green Point this afternoon. The 53-year-old tragically passed away earlier this month, after a four-year battle with leukaemia. Waters achieved plenty in ...
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CENTRAL COAST CYCLING CLUB HOSTS CYCLOCROSS EVENT

Central Coast Cycling Club ran its first Cyclocross event of the year, on Sunday at Matcham Valley Pony Club. Some of Australia's best talent was in attendance, with the likes of Garry Millburn, Fiona Morris ...
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WILKINSON IN FANTASTIC FORM AT BALI PRO

Matt Wilkinson has cruised into the third round of the Bali Pro. The Copacabana goofy footer was back to his best this morning, defeating France's Joan Duru by more than seven points in the sudden-death ...
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JORDIE GARNER READY FOR USA

Shelly Beach golfer Jordie Garner will depart for America with his sights set on the US Amateur qualifiers. The 19-year-old, who finished sixth at last year's World Junior Championships, will tee off in Atlanta next ...
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COAST TRIO NAMED IN OGRES BLUES

Three Central Coast players have been named in Mark O'Meley's Under-18 Blues squad to take on Queensland at the MCG. Jaron Purcell, Tallis Angiana and flying winger Bradman Best will train at the New South ...
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SMITH CLAIMS THIRD COAST CUP

The Central Coast Cup meeting attracted off-road riders from Victoria and Queensland at the weekend. In the feature race - David Smith beat a quality field to claim a third title ...
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ACE ADVANCES WHILE WADE BOWS OUT

After making the final in Rio, Avoca's Wade Carmichael has made a shock exit at the Bali Pro. The news was better for Adrian Buchan, who came from behind to snare a late victory ...
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FITZSIMMONS FANTASTIC FINISH TO WIN BRONZE

Avoca's Riley Fitzsimmons and his K2 partner Jordan Wood overcame have a sluggish start to claim a second bronze medal at the World Cup in Germany. At the half way stage of the 500 metre ...
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CRUSADERS HOLD ON FOR VICTORY AGAINST THE COMETS

To basketball, and it looks like the Central Coast Crusaders' losing streak is well and truly behind them. The Championship Men held on strong for a five-point victory against the Comets overnight ...
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