The 2017 SLA season got off to an exciting start at Stephan Way, the home of the oldest rugby club in South Africa, Hamilton SP – RFC that took place on April’s Fool day….
Hosting the 2016 SLA Champions was always going to be a tough and exciting affair. What happened on a warm Saturday afternoon was one of the most dramatic finishes to be witnessed. A late controversial 84 minute converted try saved the False Bay blushes that claimed a credited 10 – 10 draw. Continue reading Late try saves False Bay blushes!
The U20s couldn’t have asked for a better start to the 2017 rugby season with a dominant performance over False Bay resulting in a 42 – 12 win. Continue reading U20’s rack up 42 points against False Bay
Hammies 3rds powered their way to a hard fought 20 -7 victory over False Bay at Hamilton on Saturday.
On a dry warm day, the conditions were really good for running rugby and Hammies 3rd’s delivered a big win for the club over the 2016 league champions.
Continue reading 3rd XV with an opening season win over the Bay
Saturday was to be the biggest test we have faced so far this season. False Bay are always a hard team to play at The Bay.
We had gone into this game unbeaten but False Bay had not conceded a try in their last 6 games. There had been quite a bit of banter between the teams through the week as False Bay had a few Hammies old boys and family of Hammies players which just added to the excitement of the game. Continue reading Hammies 2nd XV demolish False Bay
The fixture lived up to it’s status of being the top of the table clash , spectators flocked into the Bay with the the crowd swelling to close on 4000 by the time the game kicked off. Continue reading Top of the table clash ends all square
It had to happen sooner or later and this weekend Hammies 3rd’s lost their unbeaten run going back into middle of last season, downed 27-12 to an excellent False Bay side on Saturday.
False Bay scored twice inside the 1st quarter with some great line breaks and quick counter attack breaching our defence and then great support play to round off both scores which were also very well converted in windy conditions.
Continue reading 3rd’s see red at False Bay
The Hamilton’s U20 B team played away against False Bay B team on Freedom Day.
Hamilton’s started the game with a lot of urgency and dominance which resulted in them crossing the try line twice in the space of 10 minutes. Continue reading U20 B’s win away at The Bay
The league is starting to take a little shape even though not all sides are on the same amount of games played. Stellenbosch and UCT lead the way having played 6 games with us sitting in 3rd with 4 games and only 6 points off number 1 spot. Continue reading Hammies vs Sir Lowrians – Preview