O&K’s legendary win

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HARD FOUGHT WIN: Jaimon McGeehan, voted best on ground, gathers the ball near the boundary line. PHOTO: Luke Plummer

OVENS and King Football League pulled off one of the great interleague victories at Jindera on Saturday.

A big statement, to be sure.

But this was one of those games that will take on legendary status in years to come, featuring all the elements of a mythological triumph.

Consider the circumstances going into the match.

The Hume league was seen by most, particularly those from the border, as superior to the O&K, and had assembled one of its strongest representative line-ups in years.

The O&K, by contrast, was missing plenty of first choice stars, and entered the game with a remarkably undersized attack.


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