Gridiron Down Under

Waratah Bowl XXXII Preview

Saturday, December 3rd –Leichhardt Oval – 5:00pm Kick Off • 1st Sydney University Lions (9-1-0) vs. 2nd West Sydney Pirates (8-1-1) Regular Season Result: Week 10, SYD 51 – 42 WST Here we go. This is the big one. The Waratah Bowl will again be decided between these two...

GNSW Division 1 Semi-Final Results

Saturday, November 26th – Neptune Park – 1:00pm Kick Off • 2nd West Sydney Pirates (8-1-1) vs. 3rd UNSW Raiders (8-2) Choc’s Prediction: too close to call I have one word. WOW! What a game this was. From start to finish, both these teams put it all on the line and it went down to...

GNSW Division 1 Semi-Final Preview

Saturday, November 26th – Neptune Park – 1:00pm Kick Off • 2nd West Sydney Pirates (8-1-1) vs. 3rd UNSW Raiders (8-2) Regular Season Result: Week 11, WST 50 – 46 RAI Here. We. Go. The showdown between these two very evenly matched teams. Last time they played, the Raiders made a...

GNSW Division 1 Quarter-Finals Results

Saturday, November 19th – Lidcombe Oval – 1:00pm Kick Off • 4th Northern Sydney Rebels (5-1-4) vs. 5th Sutherland Seahawks (5-1-4) Choc’s Prediction: REB by 3 I’d just like to point out that I tipped the Rebels to be my dark horse before the season began 😉 but what a run of games...

GNSW Division 1 Quarter-Finals Preview

What a season 2016. All the teams should be proud of their achievements and to those who have not made the playoffs, we look forward to seeing you all rested and ready to go for season 2017!! Final Standings: Sydney University Lions (9-1-0) West Sydney Pirates (8-1-1) UNSW...

GNSW Division 1 Week 11 Results

Saturday, November 12th – Neptune Park – 3:30pm Kick Off • Sutherland Seahawks (5-1-3) vs. Central Coast Sharks (3-1-5) Choc’s Prediction: SEA by 3 What a way to end the season for the Sharks. Unfortunately they just missed out on a playoff spot but a hard-fought effort over the...

GNSW Division 1 Week 11 Preview

Saturday, November 12th – Neptune Park – 3:30pm Kick Off • Sutherland Seahawks (5-1-3) vs. Central Coast Sharks (3-1-5) Last Season: Seahawks DNP Regardless of the outcome of this one, both teams have their final standings for season 2016 cemented. If the Seahawks win, they will...

GNSW Division 1 Week 10 Results

NO PREVIEW? What’s going on??? Nah, apologies all GDU readers, work kept me snowed under and I wasn’t able to publish a preview. But nevertheless, here’s a wrap up of this weeks games:   Saturday, November 5th – Neptune Park – 1:30pm Kick Off • Nepean Ducks...

GNSW Division 1 Week 9 Results

Saturday, October 29th – Robert Ziems Park Corrimal – 6:00pm Kick Off • Sutherland Seahawks (3-1-3) vs. Wollongong Mustangs (1-1-5) • (Choc’s Prediction: WOL by 3) Another solid performance from the Seahawks has now helped them cement their place in the playoffs. Going into the...

GNSW Division 1 Week 9 Preview

Saturday, October 29th – Robert Ziems Park Corrimal – 6:00pm Kick Off • Sutherland Seahawks (3-1-3) vs. Wollongong Mustangs (1-1-5) • (Last Season: Sutherland DNP) Looks like it’s going to be another cold and miserable day down south so hopefully these boys can light up the field...