Friday, July 17
Following a physically demanding 15-fixture round-robin season, Old Boys, Excelsior, Athletic Marist and Kurow will battle for a place in the Citizens Shield final at the Whitestone Contracting Stadium tomorrow.
Old Boys, which won the round-robin section convincingly with 12 wins, two losses and a draw, will lock horns with fourth placed Kurow, which ended Old Boys’ 11-match unbeaten run in 20-12 mudfest on June 20.
Old Boys is chasing a fifth successive Citizens Shield win and will be an obvious favourite to secure a place in the final.
By James Ford
PHOTO: FILE – Unga Kefu
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