Bartercard Cup - Rd 9 teams and preview

Round 9 of New Zealand's Bartercard Cup is all set to kick off on Saturday at noon in Albany with the first match of the double header with the Jets up against Harbour League.

Both these sides have had a week off due to Round 8 being a split round so will be ready for the challenge on Sunday.

COUNTIES MANUKAU JETZ vs HARBOUR LEAGUE North Harbour Stadium, Auckland Saturday 16th June 2007 - 12.00pm Kick Off DELAYED COVERAGE ON MAORI TV SUNDAY 17TH JUNE 2:00PM


1 Victor Field 2 Dean Lia 3 Rusty Bristow 4 Junior Tavaga (c) 5 Tarin Katu 6 Thomas Zwart 7 Maurice Ah Voa 8 Frank Perese 9 Frosty Tikinau 10 Abraham Tulisi 11 Talipope Tuifelasai 12 Ben Masoe 13 Ian Hayes (c) 14 Damien Tangata 15 Arnie Kane 16 Aaron Moerua 17 Tulson Caird


1 Puarao Samoa 2 Tui Samoa 3 Shaun Metcalf 4 Shaun Ata 5 Piripi Neho-Potata 6 (c) Jared Trott 7 Dwayne Glasgow 8 Damon Trott 9 Sonny Cavanagh 10 Setu Matafeo 11 Jeremiah Pai 12 Daniel Bell 13 Joe Vaifale 14 Sione Taka 15 T.B.A. 16 Dylan Moses 17 Dion Briggs

The second match of the double header has the top of the table Auckland Lions up against the Tamaki Titans. The Titans have also has a week's grace following their close match against the Jets two weeks ago.

Meanwhile the Lions have continued demolishing their opposition seemingly with ease as they sit undefeated at the top of the table. Hopefully the Titans will give them a run for their money in this round. The game at North Harbour Stadium on Saturday afternoon is live on Maori Television.

AUCKLAND LIONS vs TAMAKI TITANS North Harbour Stadium, Auckland Saturday 16th June 2007 - 2.10pm Kick Off LIVE & FREE TO AIR COVERAGE ON MAORI TV


1 Howie Mathews 2 David Fisiiahi 3 Paul Fisiiahi 4 Anthony Swann 5 Guenther Schaumkel 6 Raymond Ioane 7 Marty Mitchell 8 Dylan Davis 9 Regan Wigg 10 Mathew Sturm 11 Sala Fa