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#1 Gary Coyle

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 09:11 AM

Buffons the lot of them

 

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#2 frankj

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 10:25 AM

'I'm all right Jack......' Super League looking after their own interests again.



#3 tuutaisrambo

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 10:46 AM

What a mess


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#4 Griff

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 11:15 AM

Jeez - they've just postponed a meeting ...... <_<


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#5 Bat Lad

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 11:16 AM

Disgrace, 12 and 12 the only way forward.



#6 phildog

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 12:40 PM

What are you all so surprised at? It was nailed on that after all their bluster, the RL would try their damnest to blow it out of the water. I suggest that all current and prospective championship clubs should break away from the same organisation which runs what is basically an imposed competition and set up their own competition, taking the Challenge Cup with it. I'm sure that chairmen of the championship clubs aren't happy, and that they would be far more fair in their approach to their own organisation than RLHQ is to them. Sorry lads and lasses but can't see the 2015 revolution happening, they'll defer and defer til we all just give up and go home.

#7 Griff

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 12:45 PM

What are you all so surprised at? It was nailed on that after all their bluster, the RL would try their damnest to blow it out of the water. I suggest that all current and prospective championship clubs should break away from the same organisation which runs what is basically an imposed competition and set up their own competition, taking the Challenge Cup with it. I'm sure that chairmen of the championship clubs aren't happy, and that they would be far more fair in their approach to their own organisation than RLHQ is to them. Sorry lads and lasses but can't see the 2015 revolution happening, they'll defer and defer til we all just give up and go home.

 

Eh dear ..... this is on the back of the huge gate for the Championship Finals at Leigh, is it ?

 

And, if you break away, you certainly take nothing with you.


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#8 Terry Mullaney

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 12:55 PM

There'll still be some form of P & R in my opinion despite the happenings of the past couple of days. All is not lost
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#9 lingard

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 01:02 PM

Pull all championship players from the World Cup teams in protest.


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#10 Griff

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 01:17 PM

Pull all championship players from the World Cup teams in protest.

 

What - because a meeting's been postponed ? :laugh:  :laugh:  :laugh:


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#11 lingard

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 01:19 PM

What - because a meeting's been postponed ? :laugh:  :laugh:

 

Sit back and watch Griff. 


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#12 redditchbulldog

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:00 PM

its a complete farce... its a case of we are alright jack at the top table and sod the rest of you ,from what i can see is that they will get rid of 2 clubs .. london and 1 other then close the doors on everyone else and what sky money they allow to be given to championship and championship one will be whipped away.


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#13 Griff

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:12 PM

I can imagine what Finny will say if you tell him he can't captain Ireland in the World Cup.

 

:nono:  :rtfm:


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#14 Griff

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:13 PM

its a complete farce... its a case of we are alright jack at the top table and sod the rest of you ,from what i can see is that they will get rid of 2 clubs .. london and 1 other then close the doors on everyone else and what sky money they allow to be given to championship and championship one will be whipped away.

 

<sigh>

 

They've just postponed a meeting ............


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#15 jamescolin

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:23 PM

It is not just a postponed meeting. Lenigan the Wigan owner called a meeting of SL clubs in Warrington and they agreed to pressure the RL to stop the restucturing proposals. The fear is that Championship clubs will get a bgger bite of the financial cherry. This is an embarrassing climb down for the governing body as they have had to back down to the SL pressure. Leningan wants 14 clubs in SL and most of the finance. Nigel Wood back the new proposals all the way and was geared up for the passing of them at tomorrows meeting. This is now postponed and he has egg on his face. It is obvious that the SL clubs are running the show and will make any amendments in their favour. The rest of us can go to hell.

#16 Steve Slater

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:26 PM

Pull all championship players from the World Cup teams in protest.

A better way would be for all Championship clubs to band together to put an end to Dual Reg.



#17 Steve Slater

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:32 PM

A better way would be for all Championship clubs to band together to put an end to Dual Reg.

Forget that, I wasn't thinking! If there was no Dual Reg, then SL clubs would want even more money in order to run a reserve side, and Championship clubs would get an even smaller slice. 

It's time for everyone to start threatening to cancel their Sky subscriptions.



#18 Robin Evans

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:49 PM

Sky subscription? ??? Wtf????
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#19 oldrover

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Posted 08 October 2013 - 03:12 PM

Sky subscription? ??? Wtf????

yeh, what is that?


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Posted 08 October 2013 - 03:32 PM

Leave it as it is with promotion and relegation league leaders promoted and the grand finalists winners promoted with two coming down easy solution that everyone understands The clubs are on a financial mess now so don't tell me P&R will make it worse it might even give the clubs that come down a kick up the back side that they deserve




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