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#1 guest from down under

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 11:48 PM

on his way to you . your club must be cash rich and good luck to you .im envious.

#2 Rob Hemmi

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 07:09 AM

Nicely
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#3 Robin Evans

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 07:55 AM

Good signing cos if we hadn't have acted quickly to get him, I'll bet your last rolo that Fax would have.
With stu, Micky H, Freer and Maloney - we'll have a decent looking big 4!
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Posted 26 September 2011 - 08:08 AM

there must be some departures soon.
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#5 Matt J

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 08:25 AM

Dom Maloney is an excellent signing.

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#6 Vic Johnson

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 08:26 AM

Good signing cos if we hadn't have acted quickly to get him, I'll bet your last rolo that Fax would have.
With stu, Micky H, Freer and Maloney - we'll have a decent looking big 4!


I can't find any details about him. Can you help please?
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#7 Matt J

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 08:29 AM

I can't find any details about him. Can you help please?


From what I remember, hes played with Dewsbury and Hull FC and a bit of a loan at Halifx.

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#8 Rob Hemmi

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 08:40 AM

Good signing cos if we hadn't have acted quickly to get him, I'll bet your last rolo that Fax would have.
With stu, Micky H, Freer and Maloney - we'll have a decent looking big 4!

Throw divo and morro in and there's your mobility! It's looking good!
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#9 Chris Taylor

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 09:13 AM

There will be a few departing, some I imagine on a decent wage.

Jon Steel, Dom Dee, Liam Welham all left during the season, plus rumours of Divorty, Tonks, Cockayne, Morrison (maybe more) all leaving, that'll leave some space for the likes of Freer, Grimshaw, Lockwood and Maloney.



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#10 AJ & TJ

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 09:58 AM

DP did say on his interview on Radio Rhinos that some players had received offers from SL clubs and that there would be some anounncements after the final. The man has not been wrong with many signings yet for the club.

#11 Robin Evans

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 10:10 AM

Divorty has re-signed another deal I believe!
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Posted 26 September 2011 - 10:21 AM

Divorty has re-signed another deal I believe!


Thats good news, i rate the lad

#13 Chris Taylor

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 10:23 AM

Fantastic, he's developed a lot since he joined 2 years ago, if he hits his potential then he'd be one of the better props in the league.

He's a big lad and if he had the same aggression as Tonks, it'd be fantastic.
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#14 Andrew Vause

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 10:28 AM

Fantastic, he's developed a lot since he joined 2 years ago, if he hits his potential then he'd be one of the better props in the league.

He's a big lad and if he had the same aggression as Tonks, it'd be fantastic.

I believe Divorty to be more of a back row forward, maybe wrong. To me there are at least three players in the first squad who could play in the super league and a forth definately had he been a little younger with 1/2 yard more pace.

Edited by Andrew Vause, 26 September 2011 - 10:30 AM.


#15 Andrew Vause

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 10:39 AM

From what I remember, hes played with Dewsbury and Hull FC and a bit of a loan at Halifx.

Played against us for Dewsbury a few years ago and as played against us for Halifax, a big lad (not quite Watene F), He's from Cas and I'm almost 100% sure he is Francis Maloney's cousin.

#16 Robin Evans

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 10:43 AM

He's from Cas and I'm almost 100% sure he is Francis Maloney's cousin.

He's a fat lad nowadays!! :biggrin:
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Edited by Robin Evans, 26 September 2011 - 10:44 AM.

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#17 marklaspalmas

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 11:08 AM

The game of his life was when he run rings round Murdoch and Botica, circa 94??
That game lives long in my memory!


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I was looking for John Hill's commentary but couldn't find it.

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#18 lingard

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 01:39 PM

I even remeber Harry G's commentary, Can't belive it was that long ago.
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Posted 26 September 2011 - 01:49 PM

I even remeber Harry G's commentary, Can't belive it was that long ago.


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#20 Steve Slater

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 02:52 PM

That's what the old 1st.Division was all about in those days- Living with and beating the big boys without expecting to reach Wembley or make the later rounds of the play-offs every other year. We were happy to be a mid-table club while Wigan were winning every trophy under the sun, unlike other clubs whose support tails off if they are not winning every week. But the advent of Super League spoiled all that!
Talking about Francis Maloney; it's unlikely we would have been excluded from Super League if we'd kept him, because we would have finished inside the Top 10. At the time we had two top class stand-offs and Pearson was playing out of his skin. But when Pee-Wee got injured and missed most of the following campaign, the New Zealander Nixon was an inadequate replacement so we ended the season with Tuuta at stand-off, and although he was good, we missed him at loose forward.




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