Andrew Fifita and Kurt Dillon are the two big additions to this weekend’s clash against Blacktown Workers. Former Australian Test prop Fifita replaces Thomas Hazleton, while former first-grader Dillon returns for his first competitive game in the royal blue since 2018. Kick-off at 3pm. INS:Andrew FifitaEddy AionoKurt Dillon OUTS: Thomas HazeltonNewtown Team Vs. Penrith (Round 15)…

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The Penrith Panthers have defeated the Newtown Jets 32-16 in the NSWRL Knock-On Effect (KOE) NSW Cup 14th round match played at Henson Park on Saturday, 12th June. The Panthers showed the depth they have in their senior rugby league ranks, as well as the impressive systems they have in place in their NRL and…

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Sharks duo Chad Townsend and Josh Dugan headline a raft of changes to Greg Matterson’s side to take on Penrith at Henson Park. The side has a new centre combination with Dugan and Mawene Hiroti replacing Jensen Taumoepeau and Jonaiah Lualua. Similarly, Townsend slots into the halves with skipper Bronson Garlick moving into the backrow…

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Newtown Jets head coach Greg Matterson has named his team for the club’s round 14 clash against the Penrith Panthers at Henson Park. Fan favourite and 2019 premiership winner, Sione Katoa is set to make a return in the royal blue after returning from a long layoff following an injury sustained while playing for Cronulla.…

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Newtown Jets coach Greg Matterson has named his final side for this afternoon’s Knock-On Effect NSW Cup clash with Canberra this afternoon at Henson Park. There have been a couple of key changes with Andrew Fifita dropping out. He is replaced in the front row by Franklin Pele who has been promoted from the bench.…

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Newtown Jets head coach Greg Matterson has named his team for the club’s round 13 clash against the Canberra Raiders at Henson Park. With Cronulla having the bye, the Jets have been boosted with the inclusion of a raft of classy Sharks-contracted players including 2019 Grand Final heroes Sifa Talakai, Dan Vasquez and Billy Magoulias.…

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Newtown’s pathway into the 2021 Knock-On Effect (KOE) NSW Cup finals looks all the more precarious, following the Jets 22-8 loss to the Newcastle Knights at Maitland Sports Ground on Saturday afternoon. The Knights had slightly the better of the first half and did most of the attacking in the first twenty minutes. Newtown second-rower…

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Despite some lingering uncertainty around the NRL’s COVID-19 restrictions, the Newtown Jets have named a number of Cronulla-contracted players for this weekend’s clash with the Newcastle Knights. This match was initially meant to be played in Round 2 of the Knock On Effect NSW Cup, however, extreme weather on the Central Coast and Hunter Valley…

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Former Australian Test centre Josh Dugan is a new face in the Newtown side after being named to start at centre against Penrith at BlueBet Stadium this Friday afternoon. Dugan, 30, has played for Australia and NSW 12-times each and his experience will prove invaluable as the Bluebags attempt to make it two straight wins…

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