English clubs have mixed results in Europa League

ENGLISH clubs had a mixed night in the first legs of the Europa League quarter-finals, with Newcastle losing, Chelsea winning and Tottenham Hotspur held to a draw.

Fernando Torres scored twice as Chelsea beat Russian side Rubin Kazan 3-1 at Stamford Bridge, while Spurs lost Gareth Bale to an ankle injury in a 2-2 draw with Swiss side Basel at White Hart Lane.

Newcastle lost 3-1 to Benfica in Lisbon.


Win-win: Titans and Warriors draw at historic Lismore game

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The NRL match drew a passionate crowd to Oakes Oval

Art lovers flock to gallery for Archibald’s regional tour

Premium Content Art lovers flock to gallery for Archibald’s regional tour

The travelling exhibition is heading into its final week here

‘Erratic’ drink-driver blew nearly five times legal limit

Premium Content ‘Erratic’ drink-driver blew nearly five times legal limit

Police faced two cases of extreme drink-driving overnight.