Springboks visit our Juniors

After Allister Coetzee announced his Bok squad, the side assembled in Cape Town on Sunday morning.

They were divided into groups of 3 and given tasks in an ‘Amazing Race’ style team builder. Frans Malherbe, JP Pietersen & Ruan Combrinck were tasked with joining us at Hammies to coach our Under 12’s. Continue reading Springboks visit our Juniors

1st XV win at Florida Park with the fightback of the season

As anticipated the trip out to Florida Park to face a resurgent Tygerberg was as challenging as expected.

Our match preparation had gone according to plan, we had made a number of changes in the lead up which contributed towards our cumbersome start to the match.

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Lazz hatrick gives the 3rd XV 5 points Tygerberg

Last season Hammies 3rds put 90 odd points past Tygerberg. This year it was a different story.
In what quickly became a difficult day, Hammies were disrupted before kick off with winger Dean Wolmarans pulling up with a hamstring injury. Poor Dean couldn’t take part at all, so really bad luck for him. Wish you a speedy recovery.

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Belhar Blues for 1st XV

The match at Hamiltons on Saturday was a humdinger as the game ebbed and flowed with both teams fighting for every meter they gained.
Belhar took on our pack and managed to neutralize our threat off set phase attack which forced the players to really pull together as they realised that they were in a battle against a side sitting in the top half of the SLA log.  Continue reading Belhar Blues for 1st XV

Second XV see off Belhar in style

On another beautiful day for rugby at Stephan way, the Hamilton’s 2nd XV carried on against Belhar where they left off against Brackenfell. Even with a week’s break between games they managed to keep the momentum. Continue reading Second XV see off Belhar in style

Dan bags 4 as Hammies 3rds march on

Daniel MacKenzie bagged 4 tries as Hamilton’s claimed another bonus point win against a much improved Belhar on Saturday.
McKenzies hat-rick came inside of 30 minutes as the Hammies backs ran the ball from all corners in favourable conditions.
In an entertaining game, it was Belhar that showed much improvement in their play from last season but ultimately had no answer to the hard and direct running from Hamilton’s back row and centres in particular.

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Belhar sink the U20’s

Leading up to this weekend’s match versus Belhar we knew that it was going to be a tough encounter as they have only lost one game leading up to this match. Coming off from a bye from the previous weekend, the U20’s were well rested and keen to keep their winning momentum going. Continue reading Belhar sink the U20’s