Preview: Season on the line as Hautapu play for a spot in rugby’s grand final

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Hautapu Sports face Hamilton Old Boys in a do-or-die semi-final on Saturday when the sides meet at Memorial Park seeking a place in this year’s Breweries Shield grand final.

Hautapu’s Premier A side has earned a home semi-final by finishing top of the Waikato Premier Rugby’s Premiership phase.

Victory will bring a grand final against the winners of the other semi-final between Te Awamutu and Hamilton Marist.

Meanwhile, Hautapu’s Colts get the opportunity to take the lead in their competition when they travel to Hamilton’s Marist park for a top-of-the-table clash with leaders Marist.

Here’s Saturday’s schedule:


Games to be played on Saturday July 8, 2023

Premier A


Hautapu Sports v Hamilton Old Boys
Memorial Park, Cambridge, 2.45pm

Hautapu A


Hamilton Marist v Hautapu Sports
Marist Park, Hamilton, 1pm

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