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GOOD NUMBERS AT CASINO OPEN

The top seeds have had an easy first day on court, at the Casino Open. Lismore tennis ace, Brendan Moore, dropped just one game in his opening match – while number two seed Aaron Westerlund also finished on top.   Read More »

RED DEVILS GEAR UP FOR A GRAND FINAL RE-MATCH IN NRRRL SEASON OPENER

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The Byron Bay red devils have been forced to re-think their entire approach to 2015 following a devastating grand final loss last year. Ahead of the week one grand final re-match against the Ballina Seagulls, they say they’re fit and ready. Read More »

HARRY KEWELL TO HOST MASTERCLASS IN LISMORE

The golden boy of Australian football, Harry Kewell, has agreed to hold a coaching clinic in Lismore next month. It will involve striking lessons from Kewell himself, as well as stations run by his coaching staff.   Read More »

FANNING EQUALS MR’s BELLS RECORD

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Mick Fanning has paid homage to Newcastle surfing legend Mark Richards, after equalling MR’s four wins at Bells. Fanning today edged out Adrian de Souza in the closest final in pro tour history. Both recorded combined scores of 15.27 in the decider, but Fanning won because he had a superior single wave score. The triumph equals the record number of Bells wins held by Richards and Kelly Slater. “Straight-up legends of the sport,” said the 33-year-old Fanning. “MR is the greatest in my eyes and obviously Kelly, what hasn’t he done? “He’s probably the greatest athlete I’ve ever seen.” He also reserved special mention for the late Andy Irons. “A couple of years ago I was trying to notch up 20 wins, so I’m stoked. “Maybe I’ll get some new goals. “… Just those three names, I’d never, ever put ... Read More »

NEW FEATURE RACE KICKS OFF A MONTH OF MEETS FOR TWEED JOCKEY CLUB

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Organiser’s are hoping for a fine finish to the Tweed’s horse racing calendar, following less than desirable conditions. The season continues next week with a brand new feature race. Read More »

LOWER CLARENCE HOPEFUL OF MAJOR TURN AROUND IN 2015 NRRRL SEASON

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In its centenary year, the Lower Clarence Magpies are hoping the celebrations continue on the field. Coach Nathan Peddit is focused on securing fresh talent, and has managed to lure several familiar faces back to the club. Read More »

FANS TREATED TO A BIG WEEKEND AT LISMORE SPEEDWAY

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Speedway fans were yesterday treated to a spectacular Easter special at the Lismore speedway. Following the wash out of Saturday’s planned events last night was an entertaining night full of thrills and spills on the track. Read More »

PGA TOUR FAST BECOMING A REALITY FOR LISMORE’S RHEIN GIBSON

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Lismore’s Rhein Gibson is within reach of every golfer’s dream – to play in the PGA. Following a solid second placing at the recent Web.com tournament, Gibson is now ranked 13th on that tour. If he can remain in the top 25, come August he will join the list of legends playing in Golf’s most prestigious world tour. “He’s now 13th on the money list on the web.com tour and that’s strong enough if he can hold that until the end of the year to play the full PGA tour next year so that’s exciting time for the locals to have a an ex-Lismore junior playing on the big stage.” (AUDIO IN PARTS) Read More »

LISMORE SPEEDWAY BACK IN ACTION TONIGHT

Following last night’s wet weather cancellation, the Lismore Speedway is back in action tonight The V8 Dirt Modifieds will kick start the event with Andrew Pezzutti looking to win back-to-back titles. We’ll have a full match report in tomorrow night’s bulletin. Read More »

CLASSIC PAIRS BRAVE THE WET

It’s tight at the top of this year’s Classic Country Pairs Carnival in Lismore. Australian bowler Steve Halmai is keeping a close eye on Tweed Head’s star Ryan Bester – last year’s Commonwealth Games silver medallist.   Read More »

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