Arorangi Bears thumped Ngatangiia Sea Eagles 32-6 at Nukupure Park on Saturday. 21021409
Defending champions Tupapa Panthers had an easy start to their 2021 domestic rugby league campaign after their opponent Titikaveka Bulldogs failed to field a full team in round one competition on Saturday.
Bears made a strong start to their 2021 Raro Cars Rugby League Competition
campaign over the weekend.
won all their matches against Ngatangiia Sea Eagles at Nukupure Park on
premier grade, the Bears thumped Sea Eagles 32-6. In the reserves grade, the
visitors thrashed the Sea Eagles 50-4 while in the under-19 grade, the Bears
overcame the host 26-16.
The win puts the Bears in the driving seat after round one competition. Defending champions Tupapa Panthers did not had to break any sweat for the match points after Titikaveka Bulldogs failed to field a team.
Panthers received the match point. In the other premier match played on Friday, Avatiu Eels defeated Aitutaki Sharks 48-22 at The Swamp. Both teams were locked at 14-all at the break.
The Sharks, who are based in Rarotonga this season, will be playing their home matches at Happy Valley Field.