Brett Anderson

An up & down season

By PHILIP CHANDLER Frustratingly for their supporters, the Arrowtown and Wakatipu Premiers rugby sides have yo-yoed between wins and losses over their first four games this season. Arrowtown, who beat Alexandra 49-17 at home last weekend, will want to break that...
By PHILIP CHANDLER After another thrilling ‘Battle of the Basin’, Arrowtown tomorrow at last score a home game while Wakatipu Premiers undertake the Central Otago rugby comp’s longest bus ride. Playing on their home ground last weekend, Wakatipu triumphed 18-10 over...
By PHILIP CHANDLER You can just about count on a close ‘Battle of the Basin’ rugby match in Queenstown tomorrow — even if duckshooting’s claiming several players. Matches between the Wakatipu and Arrowtown Premiers have invariably been nail-biters in recent seasons, and in...

Tough finish looms

Going by last weekend's performance, the top-of-the-table Wakatipu Premiers rugby side has to lift its game nearing the business end of the season. They struggled at home last Saturday to put away defending champions Cromwell 20-13, after beating them 36-10...
Having taken the coveted White Horse Cup off Arrowtown last weekend, the unbeaten Wakatipu Premiers rugby team couldn't have a tougher first-up challenge this Saturday. They'll face a fired-up Maniototo at Queenstown Recreation Ground. Long-time cup holders Maniototo were tipped up by...
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