Hampstead take on ‘Mt Everest’

Hampstead coach Shaun Bovey likens the task ahead of his side tomorrow as the club rugby equivalent of sitting at base camp and looking up at Mt Everest.

They’re set to take on Southern in round four of the Combined Country Cup competition in Hinds tomorrow, and Bovey’s under no illusions - he and his players know it’s going to be tough.

With three rounds gone in the Luisetti Seeds competition, Southern are the best positioned of the five Mid Canterbury sides, sitting atop the pool A standings on maximum points thanks to three bonus point wins, while . . .

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