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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

Tigers sacked me three months ago: Potter

by , 22 Sep 2014

Axed Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter has revealed he felt like a dead man walking during the final three months of his tenure with the NRL joint venture. Potter was told on Wednesday by Tigers chief executive Grant Mayer that his two-year contract at the club would not be renewed, bringing to an end the […]

Mastermind Season review: Wests Tigers

Mastermind Season review: Wests Tigers

by , 19 Sep 2014

Another season has passed and once again the Wests Tigers proved to be a major disappointment, resulting in their coach Mick Potter being sacked this week. Entering season 2014, much of the focus was going to be on whether the club’s impressive crop of rookies could lead them up the ladder after their worst season […]

Potter punted, so who’s the Tigers’ next coach?

Potter punted, so who’s the Tigers’ next coach?

by , 18 Sep 2014

Mick Potter has been shunted from the Tigers. The news comes days after Marina Go, Lucio Di Bartolomeo and Rosemary Sinclair were elected to a new-look Tigers board. Reports indicate Potter was asked to present his case to this crack team of rugby league aficionados, who have determined a fresh start is the only way […]

Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter ousted

by , 17 Sep 2014

Wests Tigers have let go head coach Mick Potter, with the NRL club deciding not to renew his contract for next season. Chief executive Grant Mayer said Potter had been given three opportunities over the past six weeks to present his plans for the Tigers to the board. But they, along with club management, agreed […]

NRL season in review (Part I)

NRL season in review (Part I)

by , 10 Sep 2014

With the NRL regular season over, it’s time to review what went wrong for the eliminated teams. We begin today with the teams that finished 16 through 13 on the ladder. Cronulla Sharks The other shoe finally drops. After 18 months waiting for ASADA to make good on the ‘darkest day in Australian sport’, Sharks […]

The NRL must revamp its jersey policy

The NRL must revamp its jersey policy

by , 10 Sep 2014

While enjoying lunch at Top Ryde shopping centre in Sydney – in the annoying time between the ceremony and the reception at someone’s wedding – brilliant ideas regarding improving NRL game-day experience and community engagement sprung to mind. I came up with a few pearls of wisdom. Here they are. 1. Shopping centres With 5,000 […]

Tigers finish strongly to beat Sharks

by , 7 Sep 2014

Wests Tigers have avoided a club record-equalling losing streak with a 26-10 win over Cronulla to end forgettable seasons for the NRL clubs. On a wet and gloomy afternoon at Leichhardt Oval on Saturday, the Tigers scored 22 unanswered points in the second half to end a six-match losing run – one shy of their […]

[VIDEO] Wests Tigers vs Cronulla Sharks: NRL highlights, scores, blog

[VIDEO] Wests Tigers vs Cronulla Sharks: NRL highlights, scores, blog

by , 6 Sep 2014

MATCH RESULT: FT: Tigers 26 Sharks 10 The Tigers overcome a first-half deficit to keep the Sharks scoreless in the second term. The win snaps the Tigers losing streak, and provides their fans one last positive memory from 2014. Wests Tigers too strong in the second half. Sharks brave but a short turnaround after going […]

Canberra Raiders vs Wests Tigers: NRL live scores

Canberra Raiders vs Wests Tigers: NRL live scores

by , 30 Aug 2014

The Canberra Raiders and Wests Tigers meet at GIO Stadium on Saturday afternoon in a clash that will have no impact on the top eight, but a big impact on each sides’ confidence heading into the off season. Join The Roar for live scores from 5:30pm (AEST). The Canberra Raiders got across the line last […]

Bulldogs see off wounded Tigers in NRL

Bulldogs see off wounded Tigers in NRL

by , 22 Aug 2014

Canterbury chalked up a second successive win to all but secure their place in the NRL finals but missed a big chance to crank up their for and against with a laboured 30-10 win over the injury-ravaged Wests Tigers. Thursday night’s loss was the fifth straight for the Tigers at a sparsely populated ANZ Stadium. […]


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