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Devils set for Dolphins trial

The Norths Devils are ready to step on to their home ground for the first time in 2020, aiming to continue their solid start to the pre-season. Tomorrow’s trial against the Redcliffe Dolphins will enable the Devils to continue their build-up to the Intrust Super Cup season, which begins in three weeks. The Devils opened…

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Broncos hitout prepares Devils for trial

A sharp session against the Brisbane Broncos this week has helped to prepare the Norths Devils for their opening pre-season match with Wynnum Manly Seagulls tonight. The matches featuring Intrust Super Cup, Under 20s and Under 18s have been moved from Wynnum Juniors to Bribie Island after the February downpour took its toll on Brisbane’s…

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Family leads Tumusa to Devils

Family has guided Tony Tumusa’s rugby league journey, taking him from Auckland to Melbourne to France and now to the Norths Devils. This latest step in the journey comes with a heavy heart. Tumusa is back in Australia to be closer to father Iele Tolupeni, who is struggling with a heart condition. Tumusa, 24, says…

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Devils return for pre-season training

Norths’ 2020 campaign begins at Bishop Park tonight with a burst of pre-season training to welcome some familiar and new faces into the Devils’ fold. The core group that delivered the Devils’ first Intrust Super Cup finals berth in seven years will return for a pre-season schedule that opens with all grades tonight, tomorrow and…

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Devils end season with finals loss

The Norths Devils’ 87th season of senior football ended in a way that the superstitious would have feared – an elimination final loss to the Easts Tigers that hinged on two bouncing kicks. The first kick sat up and ended in the hands of Marion Seve, who dashed 50m to drive Easts back to level…

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Dargan ready for finals return

Troy Dargan says it’s been an “honour” to wear the Norths jersey for two years as he prepares for his most important match with the Devils when the Intrust Super Cup finals begin tomorrow. The Devils will host Easts Tigers in an elimination final at Bishop Park, where Dargan and his teammates enjoyed a special…

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Devils ready for finals charge

Norths coach Rohan Smith says the Devils are looking forward to playing a team above it on the ladder when their Intrust Super Cup regular season ends against Wynnum Manly at Kougari Oval this afternoon. The Devils can’t change their position on the ladder today – they will finish fifth regardless of the outcome of…

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Devils beat Capras on Old Boys’ Day

Paul Ulberg has made more than 300 runs for Norths this year but none more important than the 56th minute burst tonight that propelled the Devils to a tight 26-20 Intrust Super Cup win over the Central Queensland Capras tonight. Ulberg sliced through when the Devils needed it most after the Capras stunned them with…

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Son of a gun ready for Devils debut

Kobe Hetherington’s rugby league journey reaches a milestone tomorrow night, following in the footsteps of a father who was “as tough as a two-dollar steak”. Jason Hetherington started his career in the halves before going on to play hooker in an NRL grand final win and later for Queensland and Australia. Kobe was too young…

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