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By Stu Piddington Two number 8s could hold the key to their team's fortunes in tomorrow's Hamersley Cup grand final. Both Celtic's Kali Latu and Harlequin's Teki Veikune have been in impressive form in the build-up to the club... read more
By Stu Piddington Who will win the Hamersley Cup rugby grand final on Saturday at Alpine Energy Stadium is up in the air. While the old firms of Celtic and Harlequins will clash for the sixth time in seven years the 2014... read more
By Stu Piddington Harlequins will be heading to the Hamersley Cup grand final after proving too tough for Mackenzie in Fairlie. Two late tries at Strathconan Park gave the Rams the 28-23 scoreline some respectability but in... read more
A snap drop goal from first five James Hawkey in the dying minutes gave Timaru Boys' High School a deserved draw against Marlborough Boys' College on Saturday. Marlborough sat fourth in the Crusaders Region School's... read more
By Stu Piddington Harlequins utility back Paula Fifita could play a key role if his side are to progress to the Hamersley Cup grand final. The 21-year-old has been a revelation this season, with his cool head and ability to... read more
By Stu Piddington Mackenzie and Harlequins' sudden-death match on Saturday to make the Hamersley Cup senior rugby grand final is too close to call. The Rams ended the regular season on top of the competition but had two draws... read more
Celtic earned a week off and Harlequins lived to fight another day in the Hamersley Cup senior rugby semifinals on Saturday. Celtic went straight through to the final with a gritty 31-24 win against Mackenzie in Fairlie, while... read more
By Stu Piddington Celtic and Harlequins look set to win their Hamersley Cup senior rugby semifinals this weekend but both will have to beat higher-ranked opponents to do so. The town teams will travel to country fortresses but... read more
By Stu Piddington The Hamersley Cup senior club rugby competition hits the business end of the season with semifinals this weekend. The format sees frontrunners Mackenzie host Celtic, while Harlequins head to Waimate in the... read more
The final round of the Hamersley Cup went down to the wire with hosting rights for the semi-finals up for grabs. In the end, the form teams prevailed but not before Temuka gave Mackenzie a big fright and Waimate only got home... read more