CHATHAM CUP REPS
CEACLIFF and Sunnyside- met at ""' Cujlihg Park m the South Island final of the Chatham Cup on Saturday. The game was witnessed by about 1200 spectators, who" were treated to quite an interesting display, Sunnyside eventually running out winners by 4 goals to 3. Sunnyside will represent the South Island m the final for the Cup. MiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiimiriiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii 1
Kia Toa had the advantage m the tight, but the fast and lighter-built black Variguardsmeti excelled m the loose, and their rushes -/topic a', lot of stopping by Mullins and Co. The Manawatu'— -Horovyhenua Union has been advised that the , - Hawkes Bay team to play the ' combined fifteen will be the same as that opposing Wellington for the Ranfurly Shield. . ;.<-■*■■*::;■: ?- This is to taken as the Jresultjof the^ representations for the game td 'fee a "shield" match. . . . , -. • . Great interest has been aroused over the game and a, strong' team. has been" selected by, the. combined, /'selectors. The original team picked was as: below: — Full-back: Johnson (Horpwhen,-?. ua); three-quarters: . Roberts. (H.), Hunt (H.) ; Walker (Man'awatir) ; five^ eighths: . Brophy (M.); Parata,'.v(H.)"f half. T. McDonald, wing-fpr.wa.rd : : Jacob (captain H.); hookers: O'Keefe (M.), Mai-hi . (H.) ;- ; lock: Bond (H.)v :i supports: Galpin . (M.)^ Gothard (Ml); sides-: Dalzell (H.), Gleeson (H:)'; emergency backs:. Akuira. (M.). McDonald (H.); forwards: Boddy. (M.) and Moynihan (H.). ;. . On Saturday both the inside men were injured and -Law- and Akuira have been selected to fill the vacancies.
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CHATHAM CUP REPS, NZ Truth, Issue 1079, 5 August 1926
CHATHAM CUP REPS NZ Truth, Issue 1079, 5 August 1926
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