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Game Day - Week 18 (Finals)

4 Aug 2014

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High School Old Boys and Sydenham, the 2014 finalists, had won 10 Championship finals between them since 1996. Sydenham last won in 1999 ending a 4 year consecutive streak. Sydenham has won 12 times in its history since 1888, and Old Boys 19 times since read more...

Game Day - Week 17

27 Jul 2014

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Rugby form can be as fickle as the weather as New Brighton and Lincoln University can attest. Defending Hawkins Trophy champion New Brighton and Cup holder Lincoln University went into the metro division one championship semi-finals on Saturday as top read more...

Game Day - Week 16

21 Jul 2014

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Defending champion New Brighton finished top of the six-team section one play-offs and will play fourth seed Sydenham in one Hawkins Trophy semi-final next Saturday while second qualifiers Lincoln University will oppose last year's beaten finalist read more...

Game Day - Week 15

13 Jul 2014

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Defending Hawkins Trophy champion New Brighton and Cup title-holder Lincoln University have booked their places in the championship semi-finals with one round of the metro division one top six play-offs remaining. They top the table with 14 points, three read more...

Game Day - Week 14

6 Jul 2014

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Sydenham made it back-to-back wins with a nine-point victory over winless Christchurch, but after racing to a 14-0 lead after 23min, the Cardinals were all out to withstand Christchurch's second half come back read more...

Game Day - Week 13

29 Jun 2014

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Defending Hawkins Trophy champion Lincoln University avenged its Cup loss to New Brighton, captured the DCL Shield from the seasiders, and took the outright lead after the second play-off round in the metro division one competition on Saturday. read more...

Game Day - Week 12

22 Jun 2014

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High School Old Boys opened up a one-point lead in the top section of the Hawkins Trophy metro division one championship by being the only team to take maximum points in the first round of the top six play-offs on . Down by six points to Marist Albion read more...

Game Day - Week 11

15 Jun 2014

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It might have taken Lincoln University 32 years to claim its second Hawkins Cup, but it needed just one more year before it had its third. Lincoln University went back-to-back with a hard-fought 13-6 win over High School Old Boys in the final Cup round read more...

Game Day - Week 10

8 Jun 2014

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Lincoln University has one hand firmly on the Hawkins Cup after posting its ninth win, against a brave Christchurch, in round 10 of the metro division one competition on Saturday. Although there was no try bonus-point for Lincoln for only the third time read more...

Game Day - Week 9

1 Jun 2014

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The three pace-setters in the Hawkins Cup – Lincoln University, Marist Albion, and New Brighton – all gained the maximum five points in round nine of the metro division one competition on Saturday. It was a round where the top six played the bottom six read more...

Game Day - Week 8

25 May 2014

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Old Boys, on their club day, racked up 32 points against Sydenham in the first half and withstood a strong resurgence from the visitors, while University also celebrated its club day by posting its first win of the season, a one-point victory over the read more...

Game Day - Week 7

18 May 2014

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Marist Albion improved to third on the log with a surprisingly easy win over Burnside, the team that had been third and until the previous Saturday had not been beaten. Forgotten Crusader, fullback Zac Guildford, continued his good form in the read more...

Game Day - Week 6

11 May 2014

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Despite running out convincing winners, Sydenham would be reluctant to claim it as a perfect performance. They were only able to convert three of their 10 tries and, after an excellent first half where they ran in six tries, they hit a flat patch in read more...

Game Day - Week 5

4 May 2014

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A stunning second-half turn around enabled New Brighton to turn a 21-point half-time deficit into a three-point win over Lincoln University in the feature Hawkins Cup metro division one competition on Saturday. Defending Cup champions Lincoln College read more...

Game Day - Week 4

27 Apr 2014

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A solemn start preceded the curtain-raiser. The teams lined up on the field facing the clubrooms as the Linwood division one side filed out to place poppies in front of the club's Honour Roll, and the Last Post and Reveille were played in remembrance of read more...

Game Day - Week 3

20 Apr 2014

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Sumner opened its account, scoring the only try in an open but scrappy game against winless University, while Christchurch ran in 11 tries and piled on 75 points against helpless Belfast, which at least registered its first points of the season through read more...

Game Day - Week 2

13 Apr 2014

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Sharing the lead with Old Boys on the maximum 10 points are current Cup holder Lincoln University, which turned a two-point half-time deficit against Marist Albion into a 16-point full-time win. Young Lincoln No.8 Tom Sanders scored a brace of tries for read more...

Game Day - Week 1

8 Apr 2014

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The first draw occurred in the Burnside and Sydenham clash at Burnside Park where the visitors, trailing by 10 points at half-time, had a last-gasp chance to snatch an improbable victory. Burnside looked safe when big centre Mason Rosvall crossed for read more...

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