Miners set to battle Ballarat in VRU clash

The Fighting Miners have won two of their seven games so far.

The Fighting Miners have won two of their seven games so far.

THE Keech Australia Bendigo Fighting Miners begin the second half of their Victorian Rugby Union season on Saturday with a trip to Ballarat.

The Fighting Miners reached the halfway mark of the season with a 2-5 record and sitting in seventh position on the second division ladder.

Ballarat has also won two games, one of which was an eight-point victory over Bendigo in round one.

Saturday’s game at Doug Dean Reserve starts at 3pm.

Ladder:

Eltham – 7-0

Kiwi Hawthorn – 5-2

Geelong – 5-2

Shepparton – 3-4

Melton – 3-04

Ballarat – 2-5

Bendigo – 2-5

Maroondah – 1-6

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Fighting Miners first-half-of-season results:

Rd 1 – lt Ballarat 12-20;

Rd 2 – lt Geelong 0-79;

Rd 3 – lt Shepparton 7-39;

Rd 4 – d Melton 26-24;

Rd 5 – lt Maroondah 17-24;

Rd 6 – d Kiwi Hawthorn 35-31;

Rd 7 – lt Eltham 7-41.

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