Tupapa 1 have been the inform team during the men’s club competition and they will face a confident Muri Creeps outfit.
The squad from Tupapa is packed with national representative talent and experienced players with Patiamai Ataela sure to fire with the bat however the entire team will need to bring their ‘A-game’ to face the tenacious and tough Muri side.
Both sides have played great and consistent cricket throughout the season and no doubt Muri will have the early edge with the match to be played on their home ground at Nukupure Park.
The Muri Creeps will be led by competitive captain Tiri ‘Spider’ Toa and their danger man and top bowler for the season, Mike ‘Yorker’ Hoff.
Cricket lovers will definitely be in for a treat this Saturday when the men’s cricket semi-final showdown swings into action at 3pm at Muri.
The winner of the match will then gear up for the grand finals with the Titikaveka Titans eagerly waiting in the wings to see who they will face in the final showdown of the cricket season.
In the women’s cricket division – Muri women proved to be the top cricketers of the season taking out the women’s competition.
The Muri women’s side faced the season’s fast improvers, the Avana women in their competition final and fought hard to win the women’s title during the grand final before Christmas and maintain their unbeaten status.