AS was touted in last weeks’ report… “Just hope it is a great game and a fitting close to the pennant season” and from an administrators point of view that was what it was.
From a Hamilton point of view it was more, and Portland Blue a little less, as Hamilton got home by 14 shots, and that may sound a fair bit for a grand final.
Let’s have a look at the game to prove or disprove it.
The Heywood green and surrounds were in perfect condition with the speed of the green being tested at 16 seconds.
Contrary to what a few comments from ‘both’ sides supporters or players suggested, the green had not been brushed in the last couple of days, it was brushed on Monday the 17th.
Read the full story in Friday’s Portland Observer.