Jeff Dickinson-Fox reviews the campaign which saw Melbourne Storm crowned premiers in 2017.
3 days ago
Once again the Auckland weather will be spectacular this weekend with all the local competitions either at the semi-final stage or finishing.
The Bartercard Cup semi-finals as well as the Mad Butcher Fox Memorial, and the Sharman Cup all all played over the weekend with Ericsson Stadium hosting a lot of the games.
Grand Finals in other competitions are also being played at the stadium as well as other venues around the city.
AUCKLAND RUGBY LEAGUE INC DRAW BY GRADE SATURDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER 2005 BARTERCARD CUP ? minor semi-final Counties Manukau Jetz v North Harbour Tigers Ericsson Stadium 2.30pm MAD BUTCHER FOX MEMORIAL ? minor semi final Mt Albert v Manurewa Ericsson Stadium 12.45pm FOX MEMORIAL PREMIER FIRST ? minor semi-finals Manurewa v Mt Albert Leabank Park 2.30pm Richmond v Te Atatu Grey Lynn Pk 2 2.30pm SUBURBAN NEWSPAPERS SHARMAN CUP ? major semi-final Howick to the final Marist v Bay Roskill Halberg Park 2.30pm SHARMAN CUP PREMIER FIRST ? major semi-final Ellerslie to the final Bay Roskill v Marist Blockhouse Bay 2.30pm PREMIER 2ND CHAMPIONSHIP SECTION ? GRAND FINAL Richmond Alii v Richmond Bulldogs Ericsson No 2 2.30pm PREMIER 2ND PENANT SECTION ? GRAND FINAL Rodney Rams v Te Atatu Forces Ericsson No 2 12.30pm UNDER 18 OPEN ? GRAND FINAL Otara Tornadoes v Manurewa Marlins Ercisson No 2 10.30am
AUCKLAND RUGBY LEAGUE INC DRAW BY GRADE SUNDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 2005
BARTERCARD CUP ? minor semi-final Mt Albert Lions v Canterbury Bulls Ericsson Stadium 2.30pm MAD BUTCHER FOX MEMORIAL PREMIERSHIP ? minor semi-final Papakura v Mangere East Ericsson Stadium 12.45pm OPEN AGE RESTRICTED ? GRAND FINAL Waiheke v Mangere East Ericsson No 2 2.30pm WOMENS CHAMPIONSHIP ? GRAND FINAL Richmond v Papakura/Otahuhu Ericsson No 2 12.30pm UNDER 17 OPEN ? GRAND FINAL Ponsonby/Mt Albert v Otahuhu South Ericsson No