Grey Cup fever hits Hamilton

Hamilton Mayor Bob Bratina has a particularly bad case of the football bug.

Fans, bars and restaurants gear up for Sunday's CFL final

Hamilton Tiger-Cats look to win their first Grey Cup since 1999. 3:21

Hamilton is awash in black and gold as the city’s beloved Tiger-Cats prepare to battle the Saskatchewan Roughriders in Sunday's Grey Cup in Regina.

CBC reporter Arti Pole visited Tigertown on Friday, learning the cheers, donning Ticats paraphernalia and checking out the best downtown hotspots for watching the big game.

She even spoke with Hamilton’s mayor, former football announcer Bob Bratina, to hear his dream sports announcer call for how the game will transpire. 

To check out Pole’s report on the city’s current bout of CFL fever, watch the video at the top of the page. 


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