Ponsonby win Waka Nathan Challenge Cup
allblacks.com 22 Mar 2014 Auckland Rugby
Going into the semi-final Ponsonby had played some scintillating rugby, annihilating Maungarua 93-0 in the first round, then despatching the Gallaher Shield champions Pakuranga by 32-23 in the second round.
The club, who celebrate their 140 year anniversary this year, have won the Gallaher Shield in ten of the last thirteen seasons.
Ponsonby 15 (A Matapo, M Stanley tries, M Stanley 1 con, 1 pen)
University 10 (P Tuidraki try, S Marshall 1 pen, S Healy 1 con)
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