North Queensland coach Paul Green has sensationally claimed they did not bother to fight back-rower Tariq Sims’ shoulder charge ban because they have no faith in the NRL match review and judiciary process.
Day four of racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships, was supposed to be the biggest sailing day of the regatta thus far with the Men’s and Women’s Skiff – the 49er and 49erFX, as well as the Nacra 17 mixed-gender multihull and the Finn supposed to join the racing action.
POWER-PACKED Wanderers winger Bill Coffey has vowed to do whatever it takes to prove his fitness for the Newcastle and Hunter Rugby Union grand final against Southern Beaches at No.2 Sportsground on Saturday.
TRIPLE Olympian Suzy Batkovic and former Australian Boomer Len Solman will be among seven inaugural inductees into the Port Hunter Hall of Fame when Newcastle’s oldest basketball club celebrates its 50th anniversary at Harbourview Function Centre on Saturday.
LAMBTON Jaffas director of football Chris Sneddon has rubbished speculation his club spent upwards of $120,000 this season on players and said the inference that it bought the Northern NSW National Premier League title was ‘‘hurtful’’ and ‘‘disappointing’’.