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Derby Day 2017

The 140th Derby Day is tomorrow with a full house of fixtures and entertainment on the cards. With this fixture dating back to the 1800’s it deserves all the spotlight

We took the opportunity to rejuvenate a few other competitions that the sides shared. This year saw the return of Darts, Cricket and Golf which were all a great success as we know the main event will be. Continue reading Derby Day 2017

Hamilton 1st team take a humbling win away at False Bay

Preseason preparation for the upcoming WP SLA rugby season continued as Hamilton SP RFC 1st team squad travelled to the Bay on Saturday 11 March 2017 after an impressive 33-14 mid-week win against an Argentina 1st Division Club – Biblioteca Mariano Moreno.

Taking on the 2016 Champions was always going to be a tough one, though Hammies were the only club to take points off False Bay in last year’s pulsating draw at the Bay. With 10 senior players not available due to injury, Head Coach – Niekkie Viljoen and his staff selected a very solid 25 man squad for this friendly outing. Continue reading Hamilton 1st team take a humbling win away at False Bay

Hammies 3rd’s secure bonus point after hard work pays off

NNK  11 Hammies  26

Tries by Ridge Pietersen, Wybrand De Kok, Daniel Mackenzie and Dylan Fairbridge

Conversions 3* Dylan Fairbridge

Hammies  3rds secured a bonus point win late in the 2nd half against  a determined NNK at Parow on Tuesday night. Continue reading Hammies 3rd’s secure bonus point after hard work pays off

Bartels three try blitz and a disappointing end to the game!

 What happened in Hammies-“Seccies” SLA -2 league game against Sir Lowrians 2nd team was very different to the norm!

The WP appointed officiating Referee abandoned / stopped the game seven minutes into the second half with Hammies leading 38 – 0 because of player conduct. There was poor discipline, disruptive abusive remarks among other things. At this stage, Sir Lowrians 2nd team had already received a red card and their yellow carded player was returning. Continue reading Bartels three try blitz and a disappointing end to the game!

Hammies vs Despatch – Community Cup 3rd Place Play-Off Images

What a great end to the Tournament as we finally hit our straps and ran in 10 tries against Despatch at Rustenberg today securing 3rd spot in the Cell C Community Cup for the second year running.  Continue reading Hammies vs Despatch – Community Cup 3rd Place Play-Off Images

Hammies vs Impala – Picture Gallery

A sad end to our Community Cup campaign but as always we gave it our all and pushed the hosts all the way to the end. Best of luck to them and Durbell in the final on Monday.
Here are the action pictures from the game brought to you with compliments of Sa Rugby & Image SA

Continue reading Hammies vs Impala – Picture Gallery

Hamilton’s v Impala – Community Cup Semi Final Preview

Anton Moolman has named his side to take on Impala in Rustenberg for the Community Cup Semi Final at 4pm tomorrow. Continue reading Hamilton’s v Impala – Community Cup Semi Final Preview

Hammies vs Wesbank – Community Cup QF Preview

There is plenty of excitement in the air as all the Community Cup Finals teams making their way to Rustenberg for the 2015 Cell C Community Cup Play Offs.

Last year in George we earned 3rd place with a dominant 3rd/4th place performance over a strong College Rovers. This year, however, we look to better that and win the tournament. Continue reading Hammies vs Wesbank – Community Cup QF Preview

Hamilton’s vs Evergreens – Match Report

Our Final Pool game in 2015 Community Cup took on epic proportions as Evergreens from Pacaltsdorp took the journey down from George to claim a win in Cape Town and book their ticket to the Community Cup Play Offs.

Despite only being a pool game the fact that neither side had lost in the competition meant the match turned out to be a straight knock out. Continue reading Hamilton’s vs Evergreens – Match Report