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David Oxley elected RFL President


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#1 League Express

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 09:56 AM

David Oxley CBE has been elected President of the RFL – 21 years after he retired as Chief Executive of Rugby League’s governing body.

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#2 Old Frightful

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:24 AM

Does he still have that face splitting grin?


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#3 JohnM

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:41 AM

 

 

More clubs are in financial trouble than ever, and there are no crocodile tears from Oxley when he says that it is 'almost inevitable' that some will fold.

 

That disappoints and angers the game's zealots, who lay some of the blame at Oxley's door



#4 Gav Wilson

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:48 AM

2nd post. You're slacking TRL...


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#5 RLRatings

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 12:09 PM

I'm trying to picture Oxley (not seen a picture for 20 years), and my brain gives me Gordon Brown. How odd!
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#6 bedlam breakout

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 05:47 PM

hes 76- why oh why? 70 bleeding 6 ffs


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#7 Gav Wilson

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:15 PM

hes 76- why oh why? 70 bleeding 6 ffs

 

So what?


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#8 SE4Wire

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:43 PM

What does the RFL President do? Is it a ceremonial or executive role?

#9 Gav Wilson

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:44 PM

What does the RFL President do? Is it a ceremonial or executive role?

 

Its a 12 month ceremonial role.


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#10 Wellsy4HullFC

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 11:08 PM

So what?

He's a human! FFS! We should have hired a centipede!
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#11 statties

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 11:53 PM

So what?


I think of the role as ambassadorial rather than ceremonial. That's why I think he is the wrong choice

#12 getdownmonkeyman

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 10:32 AM

'While other sports trumpet their often very flimsy wares from the rooftops, there's an element in rugby league which is never happy unless something's going wrong.'

 

Wednesday 07 October 1992

 

Some things never change.






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