QLD Premier Rugby Round 7: Key Match Ups

By Tim Mosey Souths remain the only undefeated side after six rounds of the 2018 QLD Premier Rugby season, but just five competition points separates second from seventh. Ahead of round seven, we thought we'd take a look at a few of the key match ups to keep an eye on around the grounds this weekend. UQ vs Wests - Gale vs Sorovi  A mouth-watering clash at halfback sees Scott Gale pitted against Moses Sorovi. Sorovi is the third choice halfback at the Reds and potentially beat Gale to a contract at Ballymore. Gale has size and stature on his side and his left foot box kick generates plenty of go-forward ball for the Red Heavies. If one were critical of Gale it would be that his running game is seldom used and his speed of service could sharpen up. A large body, his approach is similar to that of Mike Phillips of Wales. Sorovi’s pass is sublime. His length and accuracy combine exquisitely with his speed of delivery from the base of the ruck. Sorovi often pic
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