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07/04/13 - Widnes Vikings v Salford City Reds - KO 3pm


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Poll: Who will win? (11 member(s) have cast votes)

Who will win?

  1. Voted Widnes Vikings (7 votes [63.64%])

    Percentage of vote: 63.64%

  2. Salford City Reds (3 votes [27.27%])

    Percentage of vote: 27.27%

  3. Draw (1 votes [9.09%])

    Percentage of vote: 9.09%

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#1 John Drake

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 08:28 AM

Discuss the game here.

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#2 hindle xiii

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 10:00 AM

Referee: T Roby
Touch Judge: P Marklove
Touch Judge: G Jones
Reserve: S Ansell
Match Commissioner: D Campbell
In Goal: J Callaghan
In Goal: G Towey
Time Keeper: K Leyland

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#3 Bomb Jack

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 10:38 AM

I'd like to think our current home form will help us take this one.
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#4 fieldofclothofgold

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 01:30 PM

Widnes by 4
but you and I weve been through that and this is not our fate.
So let us so let us not talk falsely now.
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#5 Chronicler of Chiswick

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 02:34 PM

Widnes by 12 - they seem to be fairly secure at home now.

#6 Red Willow

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 04:02 PM

Close game, with one score in it. The winner? I have no idea, depends who is fit for Salford.

#7 Middleman

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 04:52 PM

Referee: T Roby


two games in a row..

Widnes H win

#8 Viking Warrior

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 10:53 AM

in the betts scheme of things he will put out the strongest team possible for this game, as he has no doubt targetted it for a win. widnes by 16 to 20 points in a comfortable home win........
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#9 tonyXIII

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 02:52 PM

in the betts scheme of things he will put out the strongest team possible for this game, as he has no doubt targetted it for a win. widnes by 16 to 20 points in a comfortable home win........


I very much doubt it will be "comfortable".

Your argument in favour of Widnes applies equally to Salford, so I think it will be close. Salford by one score.

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#10 chuffer

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 03:30 PM

I remember last season, we were obv targetting this fixture as a comfortable 2pts and we got whooped so it would be wise to treat Salford with a little more respect. It will be close, both sides will be gunning for this.....perhaps only 4 pts in it......hopefully Widnes' way

#11 Pottsy

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 04:34 PM

Viking Warrior has 'issues' with Salford. The likelihood is that this will be a competitive scrap.

#12 Maximus Decimus

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 04:48 PM

Yeh I'm looking forward to a close game that could go either way.



#13 Viking Warrior

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 09:50 PM

Viking Warrior has 'issues' with Salford. The likelihood is that this will be a competitive scrap.


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#14 Viking Warrior

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Posted 04 April 2013 - 09:52 PM

Viking Warrior has 'issues' with Salford. The likelihood is that this will be a competitive scrap.


"Why is Napoleon crying ?" said one sailor to the other, "poor ###### thinks he's being exiled to st helens" came the reply.



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#15 hindle xiii

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 01:14 PM

Widnes squad: Dave Allen, Shaun Briscoe, Kevin Brown, Hep Cahill, Jon Clarke, Chris Dean, Paddy Flynn, Alex Gerrard, Grant Gore, Rhys Hanbury, Gareth Hock, Phil Joseph, Ben Kavanagh, Joe Mellor, Eamon O'Carroll, Jack Owens, Cameron Phelps, Steve Pickersgill, Frank Winterstein.


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#16 hindle xiii

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 02:39 PM

Salford squad: Jodie Broughton, Martin Gleeson, Lee Gaskell, Liam Foran, Lee Jewitt, Matty Ashurst, Andrew Dixon, Stephen Wild, Wayne Godwin, Chris Nero, Jordan James, Adam Neal, Theo Fages, Marc Sneyd, Gareth Owen, Darrell Griffin, Jack Murphy, Edwin Okanga-Ajwang, Adam Walne.


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#17 TwoBlues

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 05:19 PM

I was a little bit worried last week when I read the post match quote from Paul Anderson after the 62-6 result -'They've one eye on next week and what they've got coming up.'It seems apart from one loss the home record is what Betts is concentrating on,and a victory over Warrington in the last home game tells the story.
Looking forward to the battle of the second rows - our former Saints against 2 given another chance.( I do admire Betts for this - and the owner O'Connor for sticking with Betts despite some results in The championship and Super League.)
I am a little bit worried about the pace of Hansbury.Either my concern is correct or it may just be the heavy pitches;the artificial surface at Widnes may suit Salford.
I don't expect either donkey in the Grand National with Viking in it's name to win,and Sunday will make it a hat-trick of defeats.

#18 Celtic Rooster

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 05:46 PM

It will be a forward pass 'a' thon



#19 hindle xiii

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Posted 06 April 2013 - 09:42 AM

Widnes, by 8.


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#20 Bomb Jack

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Posted 07 April 2013 - 02:46 PM

A great first half by Widnes, who lead 28-12.

If it wasn't for a poor performance by the man in the middle it would be a greater margin.
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