Mixed news for Waikato Chiefs
February 29, 2000
There is good news and bad news as the Chiefs prepare for the Blues on Sunday.
The Chiefs face a tough second round match against the Auckland Blues in Albany on Sunday. There is mixed news about three of their players on the injured list.
Bruce Reihana is reported as having recovered from his ankle injury and is likely to start the match at full back.Hooker Paul Mitchell is troubled by the elbow injury he sustained in Sunday's narrow loss to the Crusaders and has until Thursday to prove his fitness.All Black lock Royce Willis has resumed training after his pre-season knee injury, but is not thought to be match fit just yet.