Tag Archives: Pies

331. Bloody Good Again Pies

On Sunday afternoon I pulled in to Mary Crowther Park in Wainuiomata just behind the ambulance. Yes, it was the first match of the season for the Poneke Pies. Matches, actually, as the old fellas traditionally start every Golden Oldies … Continue reading

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106. The Last Game Of The Season

Poneke Pies loss-draw Crusty Old Bureaucrats The good news is that I can report our Public Service is fit, fast and skilful.  The bad news is that they proved this by running around, through and over me. The traditional last … Continue reading

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089. Ned Is A Banana Fritter

Battered and bruised. Poneke Pies loss-draw vs. College Rifles This was the return match from last year’s Pies road trip to Auckland. The glitzy-glam Aucklanders had clean boots and everything.  The rumour swirling around before kick-off was that a lot … Continue reading

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073. Your Monday Grumble

Wallabies 12 – 12 All Blacks, Sydney Springboks 13 – 6 Pumas, Pretoria Poneke Pies draw loss OBU Dead Ants, Newtown The Herald on Sunday ran an article asking “Who leaves Sydney happier?” What a silly question. Well, how are you … Continue reading

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014. Weekend Match Reports

I’m back playing for the mighty Poneke Pies (motto: Because we’re hot). Luckily they don’t have so much a selection policy as an attendance policy. If you turn up, you play. Poneke Pies vs Tawa Toads/Manurewa Druids Being Golden Oldies, … Continue reading

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