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#1 KNIGHTS2009

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:14 PM

That surely has to be one of the worst video ref decisions ever by Ian Smith there.
No chance that was a try.
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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:16 PM

a shocker by any stretch, and at such a crucial time it ruined what had been a good game.

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:23 PM

Was a disgrace of a decision, when you think about the try that Crusaders had dissalowed that was marginally offside.

And its cost Wire 2nd spot! sad.gif



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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:29 PM

Absolute disgrace!

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:32 PM

QUOTE (Wendall @ Aug 21 2010, 09:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
And its cost Wire 2nd spot! sad.gif


Even more disgraceful then!!!

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:46 PM

QUOTE (Wendall @ Aug 21 2010, 09:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Was a disgrace of a decision, when you think about the try that Crusaders had dissalowed that was marginally offside.

And its cost Wire 2nd spot! sad.gif

Yes it did cost wire 2nd spot, the game was in the balance up till that decision. As for Roby saying he deserved the benefit of the doubt............yeah course you did you clown.

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:08 PM

QUOTE (3owls @ Aug 21 2010, 09:46 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Yes it did cost wire 2nd spot, the game was in the balance up till that decision. As for Roby saying he deserved the benefit of the doubt............yeah course you did you clown.


After hearing him say that I think I nearly despise Roby as much as I do Wellens, who was constantly waving his arms at the ref after every Crusaders try.



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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:13 PM

As and ex saints and wires player Alex Murphy used to say, it will be in the paper in the morning biggrin.gif

was a bad call, but sure warrington MUST have had some in their favour at times. wink.gif ..like when a Bevan , NON TRY,knocked saints out of a semi a few years back.
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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:17 PM

QUOTE (saintfrank @ Aug 21 2010, 10:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
As and ex saints and wires player Alex Murphy used to say, it will be in the paper in the morning biggrin.gif

was a bad call, but sure warrington MUST have had some in their favour at times. wink.gif ..like when a Bevan , NON TRY,knocked saints out of a semi a few years back.


Bloody hell that was some time ago!!! 70's 80's???



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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:20 PM

QUOTE (Wendall @ Aug 21 2010, 10:17 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Bloody hell that was some time ago!!! 70's 80's???



been around a while wendall..seen bad and good calls, and had to accept them
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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:22 PM

QUOTE (saintfrank @ Aug 21 2010, 10:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
been around a while wendall..seen bad and good calls, and had to accept them


Yeah you must be from the old skool mate! rolleyes.gif Thats true we all get bad and good calls.



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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:23 PM

was at central park wendell, no videos then, just a newspaper photo with his hand a foot above the ball, but still given..bloody refs, they know nowt..lol rolleyes.gif
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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:26 PM

QUOTE (Wendall @ Aug 21 2010, 10:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Yeah you must be from the old skool mate! rolleyes.gif Thats true we all get bad and good calls.



i am mate, remember Murphs first game...trouble is its made me lose most of my hair..lol..but ive said it was a bad call tonight and knocked crusaders for six, they lost heart after it
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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:30 PM

QUOTE (saintfrank @ Aug 21 2010, 10:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
was at central park wendell, no videos then, just a newspaper photo with his hand a foot above the ball, but still given..bloody refs, they know nowt..lol rolleyes.gif


It's a bit like Dessie Drummond on 101 tries and a kick when he flew through the air for Leigh and bounced in basketball style!!!

Glad to see some of the old skool on this forum!



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Posted 21 August 2010 - 09:40 PM

QUOTE (Wendall @ Aug 21 2010, 10:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's a bit like Dessie Drummond on 101 tries and a kick when he flew through the air for Leigh and bounced in basketball style!!!

Glad to see some of the old skool on this forum!



thanks Wendall..like to see the bright side of life, its only a game after all, but not for some it seems.


oh, and 77 isnt old, it just seems it at times..lo,
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Posted 21 August 2010 - 10:42 PM

What, you mean this was as bad as the Scott Moore try against Salford? Ahh! It was Saints! Must have been a try then!

Definitely "benefit of the doubt" call. biggrin.gif

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 11:21 PM

QUOTE (saintfrank @ Aug 21 2010, 10:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
As and ex saints and wires player Alex Murphy used to say, it will be in the paper in the morning biggrin.gif

was a bad call, but sure warrington MUST have had some in their favour at times. wink.gif ..like when a Bevan , NON TRY,knocked saints out of a semi a few years back.

Can't remember us ever beating skints in a semi, Frank, unless it was a Brian Bevan effort that still riles you.
When we did play Skints in a semi at Central Park, John Bevan was pulled back for a forward pass which would have won it, and if thrown by Skints would have been given.
We lost 12-8, I think.
However, refs see the game from 1 angle, full speed, it's the way it was.
Video calls, however, surely they can't get so many apparently wrong?
If there's a serious doubt, I'll say they should deny the try now, benefit the defence for something.
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#18 SonikGav

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 11:27 PM

Well if you want dodgy video ref decisions go find the posts about the Cas/Warrington game earlier in the season. No need to go digging up the 80's.

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 11:48 PM

Great try well done Roby! laugh.gif

#20 GazCoops

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Posted 22 August 2010 - 12:48 AM

After Smith gave Westwoods double movement try on Fri, I'm not suprised he gave this try also.

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