Intrust Shute Shield: The run home

By Sam Ryan There’s still plenty to be decided in the final four rounds of the Intrust Shute Shield. Whilst it seems Manly and Eastwood will battle for the minor premiership, little separates the six sides that remain in finals contention, making for an interesting month of rugby to round out the regular season. To simplify things, we’ll take a look at each of the remaining nine finals contenders and assess their chances in the coming weeks. Manly (60pts, +239) – Norths (H), Warringah (A), Gordon (A), Randwick (H) After losing just one match so far in 2015, it’s hard to tip against Manly in any of their remaining four matches. Warringah will be tough to beat at home in the local derby, as will Randwick in the final round, however presuming Damien Cummins doesn’t choose to rest players in the coming weeks, you’d expect the Marlins to go into the finals 17-1. Eastwood (59pts, +382) – West Harbour (A), Easts (H), Randwick (A), Warringah (H) Similarly, Eastwood will be
Already a subscriber? Log in here.

Continue reading this story for free

Create a free account to continue reading and get more of Rugby News' top stories directly to your inbox.

Or, subscribe for unlimited access

error: Content is protected !!