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Featherstone V Batley Sun7thJuly 3pm K.O.

Match Thread & Predictions

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Poll: Match Prediction (26 member(s) have cast votes)

Win, Lose or Draw

  1. Voted Fev To Win (19 votes [73.08%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 73.08%

  2. Voted Batley To Win (7 votes [26.92%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 26.92%

  3. Draw (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

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#21 Bob Crowther

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 04:28 PM

Never have predicted a score, but here goes. Fev 18 Dogs 12

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First score, Lockwood.

Attendance 2200

Hows about that for a prediction Robin. Not far off with attendance figures either.



#22 Robin Evans

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 05:41 PM

That was a bloody hard win!
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#23 elppaxr2i

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 05:44 PM

Barring an inspired Lamont Bryan and Andy Ellis spell on the pitch and a brainfart by gareth moore not a lot between the two sides today

will have to play a lot better than that against fax on thurs, hopefully slightly cooler evening temperatures will help

Edited by elppaxr2i, 07 July 2013 - 05:46 PM.


#24 parko1370

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 06:11 PM

Very hard game that well done to both sides

#25 Trojan

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:08 PM

TBH I wondered what the ref was going to penalise Fev for next. Handball perhaps?


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#26 Robin Evans

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:14 PM

I didn't think he'd too bad a game to be honest!
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#27 fredm

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:23 PM

Was there a penalty for offside at all? Cannot remember one.

#28 Andrew Vause

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:40 PM

Was there a penalty for offside at all? Cannot remember one.


There were two that I remember, but they weren't play the ball offsides. There was one were Batley knocked on and a guy in front picked the ball up. And one in the second half where Batley kicked toward Sharp on the 6 th and they we re pinged in the corner.

#29 Chairman LMAO

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:32 PM

Thought Merrick had a decent game today. And that's coming from a losing supporter. Only mistake was missing what looked like a knock-on from Greenwood in the second half??

#30 Robin Evans

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:34 PM

Thought Merrick had a decent game today. And that's coming from a losing supporter. Only mistake was missing what looked like a knock-on from Greenwood in the second half??

He got panned for a lot of stuff I think he got right....
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#31 The Phantom Horseman

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 09:13 PM

I reckon most RL fans would benefit from going to watch a local derby between two clubs other than the one they support. Stand with one set of fans first half & with the other set 2nd half, and wonder at how both sets vehemently and persistently moan about how much the ref is favouring the other team.

#32 toffee

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 09:23 PM

Well said horseman ur so right and at end of the day the ones that win will argue it should ave been more
Also it my case arguing what if either way thats just how the cookie crumbles so they say lol

#33 TheTerminator

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 09:31 PM

When you have the facility to watch television replays of games that you've attended in the flesh, its remarkable how many refereeing decisions that made you scream blue murder from the terraces actually turn out to be correct. I held a bitter hatred of Workington whistle-blower Peter Gilmour for years after he screwed us out of promotion in 1994 by red-carding Jeff Grayshon for defending himself from a collision. Last year I was able to watch that game for the first time on DVD, and was was a little red-faced to witness that the (horrifiying) collision was actually between Brendan Carlyle's jaw and Jeff's flying elbow.

Edited by TheTerminator, 07 July 2013 - 09:32 PM.

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#34 bigjohn

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Posted 08 July 2013 - 01:55 PM

How they played Rugby in that heat both sides need a big pat on the back I was glad of the points in the end thought Batley deserved a draw.







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