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#1 sgt pepper

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Posted 19 July 2013 - 08:57 PM

I thought he was superb.they say when you don't notice the ref he has had a good game.I thought tonights was impeccable

#2 deluded pom?

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Posted 19 July 2013 - 08:58 PM

I wouldn't quite go that far. This isn't a criticism of Ben Thaler by any stretch.

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#3 South Wakefield Sharks

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Posted 19 July 2013 - 09:12 PM

Did a good job, like most refs do most weekends.

 

There wasn't a lot of the usual niggly, cheating you see from so many players in SL around the ruck area (ie trying to milk a penalty). Both sides seemed to want to get on with it, and play the game, which always makes it easier for the ref.



#4 MrPosh

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Posted 19 July 2013 - 09:19 PM

He was very good. I always like Thaler. 

 

Thought he allowed a bit too much lying on (especially from Hull, but then I would think that) but, crucially, he was consistent with that, so everyone knew where they stood. 


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#5 LeeF

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Posted 20 July 2013 - 07:21 AM

Thaler has very quietly improved over the last 2-3 seasons and is probably the most consistent & best ref at the moment

#6 Konkrete

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Posted 20 July 2013 - 12:23 PM

Thought Thaler was ok.  Almost forgot Roby was allocated to us AGAIN, until he found it necessary to enter the field of play to draw the attention of the referee to Langley's front on shoulder charge.  It surely can't be conincidence that we get him so often.


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#7 Stan Doffarf

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Posted 20 July 2013 - 06:14 PM

Thought Thaler was ok.  Almost forgot Roby was allocated to us AGAIN, until he found it necessary to enter the field of play to draw the attention of the referee to Langley's front on shoulder charge.  It surely can't be conincidence that we get him so often.

Yes, a two handed push which Roby saw as a shoulder charge. The man really needs to get himself to Specsavers.


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