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#1 Red Willow

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 06:36 PM

Why is it that every year the fixtures are leaked. I've seen posts saying who Salford are playing in the first two games.

We need a good launch try and get some attention



Salford are at home first game according to rumour then away.

#2 Gav Wilson

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 06:48 PM

All the clubs revealed who they are playing in their their first home game of the season at 12 today.

Personally I think it wasn't a bad little idea to generate a bit of excitement and interest ahead of the full release on Monday.
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#3 Dave T

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 06:50 PM

Where did this happen?

#4 Red Willow

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 06:53 PM

That doesn't explain why the 2nd fixture is also revealed.

The fixtures should be a fanfare.

#5 Gav Wilson

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 06:54 PM

That doesn't explain why the 2nd fixture is also revealed.


Well not every club can be at home in week 1 now can they...?

It was a twitter exclusive.
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#6 Old Frightful

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 07:35 PM

Hull FC are at Leeds first up then home to the Bulls.

I fancy Leeds v Hull as the first Sky game, the return of Gareth Ellis etc, etc.

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#7 Cardiff Cymru

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 07:49 PM

Expect for Widnes it seems. Their tweet didn't seem to make it.
About time I updated this.

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#8 Old Frightful

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 08:42 PM

Expect for Widnes it seems. Their tweet didn't seem to make it.

It was on the side of a Stobart truck.

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#9 Padge

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:06 PM

Isn't the point to start to draw attention to the full release.

Word is now getting around that the full release is on Monday, its working as its being talked about on this forum, it was being talked about at work this afternoon.

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#10 Old Frightful

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:08 PM

Word is now getting around that the full release is on Monday,

I'll set off on Sunday then.

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#11 Padge

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:14 PM

I'll set off on Sunday then.

The release is at 6:00am

Do you want to know how long after Sunday that is or what time to set your alarm clock on Monday?

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#12 Old Frightful

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:23 PM

The release is at 6:00am

Do you want to know how long after Sunday that is or what time to set your alarm clock on Monday?

Oh sod it, I'll set off on Saturday.

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#13 southstand loiner

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:32 PM

The release is at 6:00am

Do you want to know how long after Sunday that is or what time to set your alarm clock on Monday?


so dont buy your copy of rugby league express before 6am as im sure they will have the fixtures inside
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#14 Steve Slater

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 11:48 PM

Don't people have holidays to book, and other things to organize? I've had to bite the bullet and buy Ashes Test Cricket tickets for my Grandkids which fall on a Sunday, because they were running out. I don't know yet whether they will clash with a Fev home game!

#15 Gav Wilson

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 12:50 PM

Don't people have holidays to book, and other things to organize? I've had to bite the bullet and buy Ashes Test Cricket tickets for my Grandkids which fall on a Sunday, because they were running out. I don't know yet whether they will clash with a Fev home game!


I'm sure Fev will cope without you for one game mate, it is the Ashes after all!
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#16 BBR

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 08:26 PM

Stop moaning, good idea to give a little taster. People are now interested for Monday

#17 TheDuke

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 09:33 PM

i have received a leaked copy of the HKR fixtures, so something is wrong somewhere

#18 gnidir

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 06:37 AM

Just had a look at the season set up and couldn't help but think, with this being a World Cup year, why can't we take a superleague game to the stadia who don't have a team to whet the appetite in the local community, it could help increase clubs and superleagues profile in new(ish) areas, puts some incentive to the local councils to promote the game to get a healthy crowd, helps club finances that way. Any thoughts?

#19 roughyedspud

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 06:57 AM

i think the question should be....with it being world cup year....why the hell are they playing so many games??

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#20 Wellsy4HullFC

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 07:48 AM

i think the question should be....with it being world cup year....why the hell are they playing so many games??

Same amount as every year.
The sport can't afford to take a few rest days.
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