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Mid afternoon rain meant that most games in the Pearce Cup and Hazlett Trophy only got to tea on the first day of the first round on Saturday. Most games got through at least one innings but any chance for sides to try and gain the upper hand were dashed and...
As the Ewen Chatfield Trophy enters its final round there is still all to play for with both spots in the final still up for grabs and also 2 spots in the Pearce Cup. The sides have had a good break over Christmas and New Year and will be looking...
After 2 weeks of qualifying the final 4 teams to join the main draw have been found. After a very competitive qualifying tournament where the final spot was only sewn up after working out net run rate the final teams to join the main draw are: North City Northern Boom:...
Team of the Week
The Rothbury Wilkinson Insurance Brokers Premier Team of the Week for Round 7 of the Ewen Chatfield Trophy is:
|L Johns +||Eastern Suburbs||42 & 2 Catches|
|J Anderson||Eastern Surbubs||7/32|