Suburbs Seals close in on men’s football title


A win over Richmond Athletic on Wednesday night will be enough for Suburbs Seals to claim the Nelson Bays division one league football title for 2016.

Seals beat Wakefield 2-1 to continue their strong run, while their only challengers Marlborough Mariners beat Nelson Suburbs 2-1 to at least keep the pressure on.

Richmond’s late season frustration continued with a 1-1 draw with Tahuna