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October 2015

Tommy Raudonikis gets on board for hybrid rugby clash between Western Suburbs Magpies and Randwick Galloping Greens

TOMMY Raudonikis says it will be just like the old days when the Fibros played the Silvertails in rugby league’s most bitter grudge match.

The Western Suburbs Magpies legend is talking up Sunday’s hybrid match at Pirtek Stadium, where his old side meets the Randwick Galloping Greens.

“It will be like when we used to play Manly,” […]


9.00am Friday, 9th October, 2015
The inaugural Mazda Hybrid Rugby fixture kicks off this coming Sunday 11th
October at Pirtek Stadium, Parramatta. Foundation clubs in their respective
codes, Randwick Rugby Union ands Wests Magpies Rugby League will take
to the field for a 3.00pm start to see who can hold aloft the Mazda Hybrid
Challenge […]

May 2015

Randwick’s Galloping Greens and Western Suburbs Magpies to play in hybrid game for charity

PHIL ROTHFIELD The Daily Telegraph May 07, 2015

It’s the stepping stone to the Wallabies v the Kangaroos.

Or even the mighty Wigan rugby league team in England against the NSW Waratahs.

Two of Sydney’s most famous old footy clubs have agreed to play in a hybrid game the weekend after the NRL grand final in October.

Randwick’s […]

August 2014

Hybrid Rugby match between Australian and English teams still on the cards

Source: Steve Mascord August 24, 2014

It appears that hybrid rugby game between English and Australian teams is still on the table; and Challenge Cup winners Leeds are keen. There were reports earlier this year that Great Britain rugby league and Australia rugby union were to clash at Wembley in December. Now it’s more likely to […]

March 2014

Top Refs Stu Dickinson and Steve Lyons to control Hybrid game


ORGANISERS of next week’s historic rugby game on the northern beaches have pulled off a coup by securing former Test rugby referee Stu Dickinson and ex- NRL whistleblower Steve Lyons to control the clash.

The match will involve the Avalon Bulldogs rugby league team taking on their rivals […]

October 2011

Hybrid Dream Closer to Reality

Source: Dean Ritchie | Daily Telegraph 14/10/2011

An historic hybrid game between Australia’s Kangaroos and Wallabies is moving closer with revelations the match could generate up to $40 million.

It has been revealed that a formal agreement has been struck between the organisers, Hybrid Code Pty Ltd, and ANZ Stadium for the game to played at Homebush […]

May 2011

Hybrid a Goer: Ella

Source: Andrew Prentice | The Manly Daily | 12/05/11

RUGBY great Mark Ella says Wednesday night’s hybrid game at Brookvale Oval was a success – and that it was now up to the Australian Rugby Union and National Rugby League to develop it further.

More than 4000 watched St Augustine’s College beat Keebra Park 16-12 in a […]