Hawke's Bay Magpies have one more Ranfurly Shield defence to deal with before they can lock the Log o' Wood away for the summer.
The Magpies defeated Tasman Mako 34-22 on Saturday in what was, at the time, the last publicly scheduled Shield defence for 2021.
However, the season's Bunnings NPC draw, disrupted early on due to Covid-19, has been reissued.
Waikato, who missed a shot at the trophy because of the pandemic, are back to face the Magpies on Saturday, October 23, at McLean Park for a 7.05pm kick-off.
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The Magpies will also play Northland at McLean Park on November 6, at 7.05pm, in what is effectively a dead rubber.
The draw notes that the match is a non-competition and non-round robin fixture, and no competition points will be awarded from these matches.
The Northland match is not marked on the revised draw as a Ranfurly Shield match.