APL Day 3, Brisbane Gold sit pretty
Wild, Casey, Kerkow, Murtagh sure thing for finals Brisbane’s XXXX Gold team was at the top of the APL table, at the conclusion of eight rounds of play over the past three days, with the boys Round 9 match against the Perth Suns (Thurs Nov 21, 8pm – 9.15pm) to decide who will top the table at the end of Day 3 of Australian Premier League 2013.
Will the Perth boys give Brisbane a thrashing and rise to the top, going into tomorrow’s final round?
With Queenslander Brett Wilkie playing for the Perth Suns, anything can happen, he knows the Brisbane boys’ game almost as well as they know it themselves…
There are six teams in the four-day made-for-television spectacular, the top four on points at the end of Round 10 tomorrow (2.45pm – 4pm Brisbane Gold V Melbourne Roys) will play semi finals and the final, starting at 5pm and broadcast live on FOX SPORTS.
At the end of Round 8, the Brisbane Gold were top of the table on 12 points, with the second rung of the ladder shared between Adelaide Endurance (Wayne Ruediger, Scott Thulborn, Mark Haines,coach Faye Luke) and Perth Suns (Clive Adams, Brett Wilkie, Jeremy Henry, coach Wayne Turley) on 10 points.
Third placed on the ladder were the Melbourne Roys (Dylan Fisher, Matthew Flapper, Graeme Archer, coaches Steve Misted and Todd Simmons) on 8 points, with one round to go against competition leaders Brisbane, tomorrow (Friday Nov 22) at 2.45pm.
Check out the table at the end of tonight’s final round.
And remember to check out tomorrow’s games, in person if possible, otherwise tune into Fox Sports from 5pm!
(We want to FILL THOSE GRANDSTAND SEATS at Club Pine Rivers and show some passion!!! If we can’t be bothered with our own sport, how can we expect media to pick up our sport and send it out to the unconverted…? A lot of people are watching how we conduct ourselves… Do yourself and your sport proud!)
Friday November 22, final day of inaugural Australian Premier League 2013
Round 10: 2pm – 3.15pm Brisbane Gold V Melbourne Roys
SEMI 1: 5pm – 6.15pm (FOXTEL LIVE)
SEMI 2: 6.30pm – 7.45pm (FOXTEL LIVE)
FINAL 8pm – 9.15pm (FOXTEL LIVE)
EDITORS UPDATE: Perth Suns have indeed dismantled our boys tonight, 11-3, 7-5, in the Round 9 match just completed at Club Pine Rivers.
Also tonight, NZ Blackjacks overcame Sydney Lions in a tie-break, 4-8, 4-3, 3-0 and Adelaide Endurance put on a masterful show against Melbourne Roys, 6-1, 6-1.