AFTER a week off thanks to the weather all divisions will start their finals campaigns on Saturday.
The season, due to finish on February 22, will now be extended by one week for the Division One sides.
Ironically the Division One finals combinations were in part designed to complete all grand finals on the same day.
There has been some comment about so many sides in the Division One first round … it can be seen almost as a defacto extra home-and-away.
The competition committee has reviewed the pennant rules and if three sides win in one conference the highest ranked in that conference, prior to finals, will play the remaining side in the opposing conference.
PREDICTIONS were published in the last edition and there appears to be no reason to alter them.
Maybe the heat has affected someone or perhaps the selectors have changed their minds, but Portland Gold, Memorial, Portland Blue and Balmoral remain the selections.
Full story in The Spectator on Thursday, February 13, 2014.