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Impressive second half fightback by the Camels not enough

Failure to convert three crucial goals, including an in-front penalty, cost the Cobar Camels a well-deserved final home-ground victory over Western Plains Rugby visitors Walgett Rams at Ailsa Fitzsimmons Memorial Oval on Saturday. In a game of contrasting halves, the competition’s second placed Rams recorded a bruising, hard fought 20-17 […]

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Camels determined fightback comes too late

Cobar Rugby Club’s Camels hosted third-placed Western Plains visitors Gulargambone at Ailsa Fitzsimmons Memorial Oval on Saturday afternoon to mark their Round 10 annual Ladies Day. After a week of cold, wet and miserable weather, Saturday’s sunshine attracted an enthusiastic crowd of well-dressed ladies and keen rugby supporters. It was […]

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Camels turn TV stars for Fox Sports doco

A Fox Sports crew will use footage taken last week of the Cobar Camels rugby team from drones, GoPros and television cameras as part of a rugby “grass roots” sports documentary. The Fox Sports crew were in town on Friday filming at the CSA Mine, around town, and at the […]

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Big crowd to cheer Camels in a thriller against the Bulls

Failure to convert an in-front penalty goal cost the Cobar Camels what would have been a well-deserved and crowd pleasing draw with their Western Plain Rugby Union archrivals Nyngan in last Friday’s highly entertaining and traditional ‘under-lights’ clash. Refereed by Chris Marshall at Ailsa Fitzsimmons Memorial Oval, the match between […]