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Newtown Jets winger Sione Katoa on his way to a superb try scored early in the second half against Mounties at Aubrey Keech Reserve on Saturday, 15th June 2019. Photo: Mario Facchini, mafphotography
Newtown Jets winger Sione Katoa on his way to a superb try scored early in the second half against Mounties at Aubrey Keech Reserve on Saturday, 15th June 2019. Photo: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

Newtown retains its reputation as a first-rate development club for rugby league professionals

The Newtown RLFC was well represented in the 2013 and 2017 Rugby League World Cup by players who had either previously played with the Newtown Jets or who were still on the club’s books.

The players’ names in this weekend’s round of international rugby league matches and State of Origin II make for interesting reading, with respect to Newtown’s continued ability to play a major role in player development.

Cook Islands: Reubenn Rennie and Brad Takairangi

New Zealand: Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, Briton Nikora and Isaac Liu

Tonga: Daniel Tupou and Siosiua Taukeiaho

Fiji: Isaac Lumelume (playing with Newtown in 2019), Taane Milne, Jayson Bukuya, Junior Roqica

Lebanon: Ahmad Ellaz

Samoa: Faámanu Brown

Papua New Guinea: James Segeyaro, Rhyse Martin

Queensland State of Origin II: Dylan Napa, Kurt Capewell (squad member)

NSW State of Origin II: Boyd Cordner.

Newtown’s next match details:

NSWRL Canterbury Cup NSW – 15th Round

Sunday, 30th June 2019

ANZ Stadium

Canterbury-Bankstown (3rd place, 17 points) v Newtown (8th place, 13 points)

Kick-Off: 1.45pm.

This match is the curtain-raiser to the Canterbury Bulldogs v Cronulla Sharks NRL fixture at ANZ Stadium at 4.05pm.

Image: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

Let’s Keep The Jets Flying!

Image c/- NSWRL, layout: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

FLASHBACK FRIDAY – Jack “Towser” Barnett

Image: Mario Facchini & Brenton Powell

Let’s Keep The Jets Flying!

The Newtown Jets 2019 playing squad, winners of the Canterbury Cup NSW premiership title and the NRL State Championship Final, along with staff, Directors, sponsors and supporters are pictured in front of the historic Henson Park grandstand. Photo: Michael Magee Photography.

Attention all Newtown Jets members, friends and supporters – you can still buy Jets clothing, merchandise and books

Newtown Jets fullback Phil Sigsworth (on the right) was man of the match in this epic 1981 elimination semi-final. Phil is pictured here at a social function with one of his 1981 Jets team-mates, second-rower Steve Blyth. Photo: Courtesy of Western Suburbs RLFC.

Here comes the cavalry – with something for you to do this Saturday afternoon (28th March)

The last hurrah? Newtown Jets players and coaching staff pictured at the end of their final training session for 2020. Image: Wayne Leong

NSWRL cancels Canterbury Cup NSW for 2020 season

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