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Cullen hoping to lead Bulldogs to Real NRL glory

Kurri Kurri captain-coach Mitch Cullen is confident the Bulldogs’ “big three” will make a huge difference to the first grade side’s premiership aspirations in 2021. The Newcastle Rugby League (Real NRL) club has...

Real NRL in a league of its own: Harris

Newcastle Rugby League CEO Matt Harris has his fingers crossed 2021 goes a lot smoother than the past 12 months. Like most sports throughout the world, the code was impacted by the COVID-19...

Lions’ apprentice now the ringmaster

Matt Kennedy’s served his apprenticeship. Now, the South Newcastle Lions mentor is ready to step into his first year as the senior team’s full-time coach in 2021. However, he’s no stranger to pressure. Kennedy made...

Souths’ ‘Godfather’ keen to see Lions roar again

After almost two decades in the role at South Newcastle, you’d think president Terry Davies would have witnessed it all in Newcastle Rugby League. Known as “The Godfather” throughout the organisation, and local...

Hard work pays off for Edwards’ Goannas

Todd Edwards has heard all the innuendo. That the Cessnock Goannas didn’t win a real title in 2020, it was a “Mickey Mouse” format while others called it the “COVID-comp”. But, the criticism is...

Goannas’ league future in good hands

The Greta Branxton Colts’ loss is the Cessnock Goannas’ gain. Fifteen members of the Hunter Valley Group 21 club’s maiden under-18 premiership-winning squad will cross the expressway to link up with the Newcastle...