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Wests Tigers

Wests TigersWith the merging of the Balmain Tigers and the Western Suburbs Magpies, the Wests Tigers were admitted to the NRL in 2000. It took only five seasons for the newly established Tigers outfit to register its first premiership in 2005, when Benji Marshall and Scott Prince led Wests to a memorable Grand Final victory over the Nth Qld Cowboys.

Wests Tigers Articles

‘Blocker’ Roach inspires Wests Tigers pack

by , 17 Apr 2014

Steve Roach brings himself close to tears with his pep talks, but his mere presence has some at the Wests Tigers scared into submission. The Balmain legend’s arrival as the club’s forwards coach in 2014 seems to have injected some bite back into what was a toothless pack last NRL season when they finished second-last. […]

2014 NRL season: Round 7 preview

2014 NRL season: Round 7 preview

by , 16 Apr 2014

The Gold Coast Titans still lead the NRL, despite a negative points differential of -5, while last year’s bottom two teams, the Wests Tigers and Parramatta, sit third and fifth respectively ahead of their Easter Monday showdown. Wests Tigers versus Eels Who would have thought the worst two teams last year would both be in […]

Campbelltown crowd figure is a blight on the Tigers, not their fans

Campbelltown crowd figure is a blight on the Tigers, not their fans

by , 15 Apr 2014

The writing was on the wall for Campbelltown Stadium long before the Wests Tigers took the field against the North Queensland Cowboys on Saturday night. A disappointing crowd of just 6456 turned up for the match, guaranteeing one of rugby league’s great anomalies would continue to grab headlines. A week earlier a tick over 16,000 […]

Tigers beat Cowboys in 2005 grand final replay

Tigers beat Cowboys in 2005 grand final replay

by , 13 Apr 2014

A serious elbow injury to Wests Tigers skipper Robbie Farah soured their 16-4 NRL win over North Queensland on Saturday night in front of a paltry crowd at Campbelltown Sports Stadium. Farah scored one try and laid on another before leaving the field in the 78th minute with a dislocated right elbow. Wests Tigers medical […]

Wests Tigers vs North Queensland Cowboys: NRL live scores

Wests Tigers vs North Queensland Cowboys: NRL live scores

by , 12 Apr 2014 Popular article! Video

The Wests Tigers host the North Queensland Cowboys in their first game at the revered ground of Campbelltown Oval for the year. Join us on The Roar for all the live scores and banter from 7:30pm AEST. The Cowboys will be confident they can begin to turn their season around after a strong defensive performance […]

Wests Tigers rookies are ready: Farah

by , 12 Apr 2014

Captain Robbie Farah is confident the Wests Tigers can cover the key losses of fullback James Tedesco and five-eighth Braith Anasta to keep their impressive start to the NRL season going against North Queensland on Saturday night. The fifth-placed Tigers meet the 11th-placed Cowboys minus the key pair, who have been key figures in their […]

In-form Tigers props face toughest test

by , 10 Apr 2014

Chris Lawrence has backed the Wests Tigers in-form front-rowers to add North Queensland’s Test props to their list of scalps at Campbelltown on Saturday. Tipped for a season of struggle, the Tigers have recorded outstanding wins over the heavily-fancied South Sydney and Manly in addition to a 42-12 thumping over surprise early ladder leaders the […]

PRICHARD: Eels and Tigers earning their stripes

PRICHARD: Eels and Tigers earning their stripes

by , 7 Apr 2014 Video

Parramatta remind me of the Wests Tigers team that won the premiership in 2005. The thing is, so do the Tigers! Call me irresponsible, but in more cases than not the so-called shock results we’ve seen in the first five rounds of the NRL are going to prove to be the norm over the course […]

Tigers smash Manly in the Leichhardt wet

by , 7 Apr 2014

Wests Tigers have handed Manly a wet weather footballing lesson in a 34-18 win at a sodden Leichhardt Oval on Sunday. The Tigers totally dominated the first half, scoring four-tries-to-one and went to the sheds ahead 26-6 after a late Jamie Lyon try that gave the Sea Eagles some hope of a comeback But that […]

Wests Tigers vs Manly Sea Eagles: NRL live scores, blog

Wests Tigers vs Manly Sea Eagles: NRL live scores, blog

by , 6 Apr 2014 Popular article! Video

GAME SUMMARY FULL-TIME: Tigers 34 – Sea Eagles 18 What a performance by the Tigers today. Absolutely dominant in all aspects. The two relatively late tries to Manly left a scoreline that probably didn’t fully reflect the Tigers’ dominance. Their forwards absolutely monstered Manly; personally I think Aaron Woods is in career best form and […]

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