Gridiron Down Under

Waratah Bowl XXXIII Preview

This is it. This is where all the trash talk stops (lets be real, it mostly comes from me haha!) and the players let their skills do the talking. The 33rd Waratah Bowl will be contested this weekend at Leichhardt Oval to decide the 2017 GNSW Champions. For all who aren’t aware,...

GNSW Division 1 Semi-Final Results

Saturday, December 9th – Lidcombe Oval – 4pm Kick Off Sydney Uni Lions (9-1) vs. UTS Gators (6-4) Regular Season Result: SYD 58 – 6 UTS Choc’s Prediction: UTS by 3 What an absolute classic this was! Massive thanks goes out to both the Lions and Gators organisations for putting on...

GNSW Division 1 Semi-Final Preview

Here we go! The quarter finals are over and the top 2 teams are back. This is where it gets down to business and this is what separates the champions from the regular teams. All games will be contested tomorrow (9th of December) at Lidcombe Oval, so if you’re in the area...

GNSW Division 1 Quarter-Final Results

Saturday, December 2nd – Lidcombe Oval – 6pm Kick Off Northern Sydney Rebels (6-4) vs. UNSW Raiders (6-4) (Regular Season Result: REB 7 – 3 RAI) Choc’s Prediction: Rebels by 3   I gotta say, this week it was tough to pick which playoff game would provide more fireworks, but...

GNSW Playoff Preview

Well it’s finally here. After one of the craziest seasons I’ve ever seen in the GNSW, the playoffs are upon us and the new kings of the GNSW will soon be crowned in the 33rd edition of the Waratah Bowl. In this very special article, I’ll be breaking down the teams that are...

2017 GNSW Regular Season Wrap Up

It’s been a while but it’s good to be back. It’s been a busy few months for me so this took kind of a backseat to everything else so apologies to all the avid readers. Since my last article, there’s been a few movers and shakers and with the regular season coming to a close and...

GNSW Division 1 Week 7 Preview

Saturday, October 21st – Neptune Oval – 3pm Kick Off UTS Gators (5-1) vs. Wollongong Mustangs (1-1-3) (Last Season: UTS 50 – 14 WOL) Ironic that while I’m writing this, I’m watching the Chiefs vs Raiders. UTS started with a very similar season to Kansas City, winning 5 in a row...

GNSW Division 1 Week 6 Results

Saturday, October 14th – Neptune Oval – 4pm Kick Off UNSW Raiders (2-3) vs. UTS Gators (5-0) (Choc’s Prediction: UTS by 7) Hey, one thing I love in this league is when I get proven wrong! I called UTS to win and the Raiders came out and shut me up. Great stuff from the Green...

GNSW Division 1 Week 6 Preview

Saturday, October 14th – Neptune Oval – 4pm Kick Off UNSW Raiders (2-3) vs. UTS Gators (5-0) (Last Season RAI 28 – 6 UTS) Just before I continue, the GNSW website says this match will be held at David Phillips. However due to concern for player safety, the game will now be held...

GNSW Division 1 Week 5 Results

Saturday, October 7th – Neptune Oval – 3pm Kick Off Nepean Ducks (1-1-1) vs. Sydney University Lions (3-1) (Choc’s Prediction: SYD by 7) Looks like the Lions came out in this one with something to prove. After a close loss to the Pirates (their first in 3 years), they came out...