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#1 Hullfan

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 06:29 PM

Just heard a fee as been agreed between hull kr and hull fc for Michael Dobson anyone else heard it

#2 geek

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 06:57 PM

R Horne going the other way!

Silly season's here!

#3 Old Frightful

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 07:03 PM

Unless Hudgell was about to jump ship, I'll be staggered if he sold his golden boy to Hull. And even if he was about to make way for somebody else, he's still a staunch Hull KR fan so it's highly unlikely IMO.

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#4 westhuller

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 07:50 PM

I had a text saying similar lastnight until I see a new scrumhalf running out in a black and white shirt I won't listen to another rumour or piece of paper speculation again.

#5 Padge

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 07:51 PM

Hull as a city can sustain two SL clubs, yeah right.

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#6 Old Frightful

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 08:01 PM

Hull as a city can sustain two SL clubs, yeah right.

Although, admittedly, times have changed, can I refer the right honourable gentleman :D to this link?

http://en.wikipedia....l_League_season

Edited by Old Frightful, 04 November 2012 - 08:03 PM.

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#7 Old Frightful

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 08:05 PM

And this, slightly less savoury one..

http://en.wikipedia....l_League_season

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#8 Padge

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 08:15 PM

Although, admittedly, times have changed, can I refer the right honourable gentleman :D to this link?

http://en.wikipedia....League_season

Isn't, that just a few, no a lot of years before SL. :rolleyes:

Also not many years after hadn't both clubs gone belly button sky wards

Edited by Padge, 04 November 2012 - 08:17 PM.


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#9 markleeds

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 08:30 PM

Hull KR and Cas to go for me

#10 The Parksider

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 08:35 PM

Isn't, that just a few, no a lot of years before SL. :rolleyes:


It doesn't matter does it.

The fact is Hull sustained a Hull club at the top of the league and also sustained a Calder X111 at the top at the same time.

The town went on to sustain two championship clubs in Hull as well.

It must be some sort of record?

#11 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 08:35 PM

Hull KR and Cas to go for me


to go where?

What are you on about?
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Posted 04 November 2012 - 09:38 PM

Although, admittedly, times have changed, can I refer the right honourable gentleman :D to this link?

http://en.wikipedia....League_season


Hull's best season ever probably and Rovers won back to back titles the following 2 seasons making it 3 titles in 6 years for Rovers and 4 in 6 years from the city of Hull.

Heady days for RL in the city and Hull RLFC (as they were known at the time) played a significant part.

The period of course also featured the city's only Wembley win with Rovers taking the spoils and with a side packed with local players.

Can those days return?

Back then teams like Nottingham Forest & Aston Villa were champions of Europe. Much has changed.

But in the very small world of English Rugby League there is just one city alone where Rugby League permeates into the very fabric of it's being. Where Monday morning conversations in offices and factories are all about Rugby League. The city of Kingston Upon Hull.

The heady days of the 80's may not be coming back this year or soon but Kingston Upon Hull remains the biggest RL stronghold outside of Sydney & Brisbane.

Let's celebrate that there is at least one city in England where RL is so popular it can support 2 teams.

#13 Padge

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 09:52 PM

It doesn't matter does it.

The fact is Hull sustained a Hull club at the top of the league and also sustained a Calder X111 at the top at the same time.

The town went on to sustain two championship clubs in Hull as well.

It must be some sort of record?

the record was probably for the number of clubs going belly up later.

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#14 Padge

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 09:56 PM

Hull's best season ever probably and Rovers won back to back titles the following 2 seasons making it 3 titles in 6 years for Rovers and 4 in 6 years from the city of Hull.

Heady days for RL in the city and Hull RLFC (as they were known at the time) played a significant part.

The period of course also featured the city's only Wembley win with Rovers taking the spoils and with a side packed with local players.

Can those days return?

Back then teams like Nottingham Forest & Aston Villa were champions of Europe. Much has changed.

But in the very small world of English Rugby League there is just one city alone where Rugby League permeates into the very fabric of it's being. Where Monday morning conversations in offices and factories are all about Rugby League. The city of Kingston Upon Hull.

The heady days of the 80's may not be coming back this year or soon but Kingston Upon Hull remains the biggest RL stronghold outside of Sydney & Brisbane.

Let's celebrate that there is at least one city in England where RL is so popular it can support 2 teams.

But the city cannot support two SL teams.

Great rant but check what year, or even century we are in.

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#15 Forever Trinity

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:13 PM

Hull FC sign major sponsorship deal with Mexican brewers of Desparado

http://www.desperado...beer.com/gb/en/

Desperate or what :rolleyes:

#16 Just Browny

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:16 PM

I'd love to get a pair of these Hull spectacles through which Dobson is clearly seen as some sort of rugby god.

He and Holdsworth would represent a very mechanical, well-disciplined halfback partnership, but don't come looking for excitement.

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.


#17 slowdive

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:25 PM

But the city cannot support two SL teams.

For whatever reason HKR's business plan isn't working, but given the size of their attendances I would say the city certainly can support two SL clubs.


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#18 Padge

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:33 PM



For whatever reason HKR's business plan isn't working, but given the size of their attendances I would say the city certainly can support two SL clubs.

It can't, it won't, end of.

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#19 slowdive

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 10:41 PM

It can't, it won't, end of.

On that basis we might as well cull Castleford, Widnes, Salford, Broncos, Huddersfield and probably Wakefield. Nonsense.
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#20 Viking Warrior

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 11:19 PM

It can't, it won't, end of.


bradford, padge???????? their business plan was hardly watertight was it??

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