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Player Profile: Niel Stephen Cleghorn

Niel joined Hammies in 2013 after captaining Villager for 2 seasons

Fondest rugby memory: ‘Playing WP 7s for a couple of years and my dad watching me put the red and blue hoops on.’

An out and out loose forward but what many don’t know is he started off playing rugby at fly half…

Niel’s previous clubs have been Helderberg (’06) and Villager (’07-’12)  having captained the 1st XV from 2010-2012 Continue reading Player Profile: Niel Stephen Cleghorn

Emphatic win keeps Hammies Seccies on top!

The Strand in full beauty produced a perfect setting for an emphatic 78 – 7 bonus point win for Hammies -“Seccies” in their away game against Helderberg RFC 2nd team.

From the outset we played solid constructive rugby and our forwards were once again in very good form, creating phases for our running backs to ignite! Leading 31 – 0 at the break we completely dominated in the second half in yet another shortened 30 minutes per half match.  Continue reading Emphatic win keeps Hammies Seccies on top!

Try Fest In Strand

HSPRFCvsHELDAs we approach the June break in the SLA it has become a difficult task keeping the players focused at practice and on the task at hand.

On Saturday we faced the bottom of the table Helderberg in the Strand in what turned out to be an extremely one sided affair. Continue reading Try Fest In Strand