Vintage side has right spirit

The Old Soaks - their spirits are strong, their bodies not so much.
The Old Soaks - their spirits are strong, their bodies not so much.

The Old Soaks played three games in the friendly biennial competition that raised $8600 for the Black Dog Institute.

Bruce Hughes, who turns 70 this year, was the team’s oldest player, but the oldest player in the tournament was 84.

Visiting countries included Canada, Thailand, USA, Argentina and Portugal.

Old Soaks captain Stephen Paterson, who plays fourth grade for the Swanbourne club, said he had a great week.

‘I was a bit sore’