Tag: JUSTIN PASCOE

Could this magical Cleary reunion at the Panthers simply be about dollars and cents?

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis There are some rugby league sayings that never leave you. “Nobody is bigger than the club” and “never assume” come to mind. Oh how they ring true right now as we watch the bitter dispute unfold between Wests Tigers and the Penrith Panthers for the ”services” of coach Ivan Cleary. On […]

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Wests Tigers say they won’t be bullied by Phil Gould’s Panthers

Wests Tigers and their CEO Justin Pascoe have come out swinging against the Penrith Panthers strongly denying any chance of Penrith stealing away Wests coach Ivan Cleary. Here is the full transcript of Pascoe’s interview on weststigers.com.au: Q. Justin, it has been a big 24 hours in NRL coaching circles. Can you give us an […]

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Four hour round trip? Wests Tigers fans in Macarthur won’t travel to games at Western Sydney Stadium

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Inner city Wests Tigers fans are set to be the big winners if the club moves future games to the new Western Sydney Stadium in Parramatta. Fairfax is reporting that the organisation is considering moving the majority – if not all – their games away from Campbelltown Stadium and Leichhardt Oval. […]

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Campbelltown councillor says Wests Tigers have no intention of moving base to Macarthur region

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Current Campbelltown councillor and former mayor Paul Lake has taken aim at the Wests Tigers, Wests Ashfield and club officials saying they have little interest in the Macarthur region with the councillor inviting the South Sydney Rabitohs to play more games out of the stadium in the coming years. Lake has […]

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Wests Tigers CEO Justin Pascoe hits back at suggestions club should be axed from the NRL

Wests Tigers CEO Justin Pascoe has used his monthly member’s update email to hit back at suggestions the club should be axed from the competition: Let’s get things straight. The Wests Tigers are not going anywhere. Financially we’re in the best position we’ve ever been in. Revenue is up across the business and we’re on […]

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Wests Tigers’ proposed centre of excellence in south-west goes bust

In yet another blow for Wests Tigers fans in Sydney’s bulging south-west, the proposed centre of excellence at Carnes Hill has been scrapped with the club now looking at other options. The club and Liverpool council had agreed to continue stage two development of the precinct which was predicted to cost $22 million. Wests Tigers […]

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