Sport

  • Tough task for Magpies

    A well used weekend off football could hold the key for Maryborough tomorrow as they look to upset the second placed South Bendigo in round seven of the BFNL. Using the rare weekend off, that occurs this season due to Kyneton not fielding a senior side, Maryborough took the chance to further develop their side. […]

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  • Hawks just

    Despite being held goaless after quarter time Talbot has pulled off an upset nine point victory over Natte Bealiba in the MCDFNL’s round four stand alone Sunday match. In a scoreline that makes for some bizarre reading, Talbot kicked six goals in the first quarter but couldn’t score another for the remainder of the game, […]

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  • MCDFNL prepares for interleague clash

    Training has begun for the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League interleague squad in preparation for the upcoming match against Picola District Football League later this month. The preliminary squad was announced after round one of this season and has so far undergone two training sessions, with all 50 squad members vying for a chance […]

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  • Royal Park win second match and local derby

    Royal Park are once again on the winners’ list for season 2013 and can take away bragging rights over their cross town rivals, Maryborough Rovers, after winning the local derby by 30 points in round three of the MCDFNL. In front of a packed Hedges Oval on Sunday the game was closely contested with the […]

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  • Footy derby

    Maryborough Rovers playing coach, Scott Sellers, has assured he will play in the Maryborough derby in round three of the Maryborough Castlemaine District FNL. In a major boost for Rovers, who will be looking for their first win of the season when they take on their cross town counterparts Royal Park, the second year coach […]

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  • Bulldogs Bite

    Avoca has won its second match of the season, while Royal Park has failed to keep the form that won it its first game in more than a season. The Bulldogs travelled to Hedges Oval on Saturday expecting a tough clash against an improved Royal Park outfit in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football […]

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  • Hockey plea for players

    One of Maryborough’s longest running junior sporting competitions is on the brink of extinction due to a lack of interest by young local athletes. The Maryborough Hockey Association season is looking unlikely to go ahead this year with the association’s committee stating that if it can’t secure enough players the 2013 season will not take […]

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  • Tigers roar

    Royal Park have begun the 2013 Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League season in sensational fashion snapping a 21 game losing streak on their way to demolishing a hapless Trentham side by 94 points. It makes an exciting start to the season for the Tigers who are not only on the winners’ list but also […]

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  • Park given all clear

    Princes Park has been deemed safe for play by Central Goldfield Shire Council officials after a meeting was held yesterday in regards to the destruction caused to the playing surface by a prospector on Tuesday night. The green light by officials allows all games planned for round three of the Bendigo Football Netball League between […]

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  • Brook rules

    Carisbrook has taken the first steps in their premiership defence journey, emerging 35 point winners over Navarre in a brilliant spectacle on Saturday night at Carisbrook Recreation Reserve. The traditional standalone grand final rematch began the 2013 MCDFNL season and brought in a huge crowd to Carisbrook with spectators jostling to get a standing viewpoint […]

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