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Wales v England, Wrexham. 27/10/2012 K.O. 2.30pm


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#21 gingerjon

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:45 PM

I'm off to look in twitter for people claiming it would be sold out if it was GB playing.


This game is a godsend for the moaners. England win and it's meaningless, England win well and it's even worse, England lose and we might as well all start playing rugby union.
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#22 Dave T

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:46 PM

Good link play from the English halves. Hall in.

#23 Johnoco

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:47 PM

Missed conversion 4-0 England.

#24 Just Browny

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:49 PM

Last

This game is a godsend for the moaners. England win and it's meaningless, England win well and it's even worse, England lose and we might as well all start playing rugby union.


And (final one on this point) if Myler has a poor game it's because he's a poor player, but score five tries and it's because he's just a good support player.

I can confirm 30+ less sales for Scotland vs Italy at Workington, after this afternoons test purchase for the Tonga match, £7.50 is extremely reasonable, however a £2.50 'delivery' fee for a walk in purchase is beyond taking the mickey, good luck with that, it's cheaper on the telly.


#25 philipw

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:53 PM

To be fair, the stand behind the camera is pretty full!

#26 Walter Ego

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:54 PM

French is making me miss the gruesome twosome.

#27 Old Frightful

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:54 PM

Did you see that knock on from Myler, why isn't Lomax playing?

And why didn't either winger go round under. the posts? Tom Briscoe would have done.

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#28 markleeds

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:57 PM

You wouldn't blame Tomkins for going to Union looking at the potential crowds he could be playing in front of at Twikkers

#29 Lobbygobbler

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:58 PM

The sooner we get a couple of SL sides in Wales the better.

#30 Johnoco

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 01:59 PM

RL fans don't attend games against Aus because they are sure to lose. Yet games against 'lesser' nations aren't worth attending either.

I don't understand.

#31 Lobbygobbler

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:07 PM

RL fans don't attend games against Aus because they are sure to lose. Yet games against 'lesser' nations aren't worth attending either.

I don't understand.


I do - fans want to watch games where results are in doubt

#32 Johnoco

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:10 PM

I do - fans want to watch games where results are in doubt

So we can forget about ever having good crowds for internationals then..

And what explains the crowds for Wales RU against the All Blacks?

Edited by Johnoco, 27 October 2012 - 02:16 PM.


#33 Walter Ego

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:10 PM

The Welsh kicking's been poor. Looking a bit handy at flicking the ball around, but seem to be a bit surprised when it happens. Beautiful play resulting in that try, fantastic running from Hardakre.

#34 philipw

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:14 PM

Bored of Ray French saying "errrr" now....

#35 Dave T

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:19 PM

I do - fans want to watch games where results are in doubt

Not in other sports.

#36 Johnoco

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:29 PM

Looking on twitter......
The RFL are idiots and clowns because the Aussies and Kiwis refused to play or host us and we have to make do with what we have.

Sometimes, I really cannot stand RL fans.

#37 Dave T

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:35 PM

More nice link play from the halves. Another nice offload from Cudjoe to put Hall in.

#38 Dave T

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:36 PM

Looking on twitter......
The RFL are idiots and clowns because the Aussies and Kiwis refused to play or host us and we have to make do with what we have.

Sometimes, I really cannot stand RL fans.

TBH mate I've stopped looking! I spent my time browsing the RLWC site and buying a couple of tickets for NZ v Samoa and Italy v Scotland. Much more positive use of my time!

#39 Griff9of13

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:42 PM

Well it's 6 all in the 2nd half so far! Come on Wales!
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#40 Johnoco

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 02:43 PM

TBH mate I've stopped looking! I spent my time browsing the RLWC site and buying a couple of tickets for NZ v Samoa and Italy v Scotland. Much more positive use of my time!

I know what you mean mate. But lots of people doing the slating are ex or current players.

OK its not a world shaking event but ffs it gets on my ####.