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#1 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 10:49 PM

Or is anybody else at that point when they literally cannot get enough of this World Cup.

I was looking forward to it but, Christ, this has exceeded all my expectations so far - I really hope and pray it carries on in this vein and the world's press and public take note.

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#2 Phil

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 10:54 PM

Really happy to say no, its not just you  :D


is it just us though?

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#3 Padge

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 10:57 PM

Its been absolutely fantastic so far, all games are producing a lot of great talking points for the right reasons. Can't wait for tomorrow nights game.


USA and Cooke Islands have a lot to live up to tomorrow.

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#4 donny donny

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 10:57 PM

Nope, absolutely loving it!

#5 Pie tries

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 11:48 PM

Me too me too ! It's been brill, just wish there was more on the beeb, why no highlights ? Mrs told me off for not talking to her as I walked round he house listening to the radio of the tonga / Scotland game - those oys should be soo proud, what a game, ultra hard - but fair. Can't wait for the next game and then the next !

Proves the value of international RL. Need a paid pro int. board with a rolling four year programme. However, successful events like this will move things on no end.

Final point, this format is just brill brill brill.

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#6 Wiltshire Rhino

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 12:45 AM

6 games in and every match has been great. Hope the rest of the World Cup, especially the games on the Beeb, is the same.

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#7 alan30058

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 12:59 AM

Thank goodness I am a Virgin customer and will not miss a game (unavoidable self concieted grin) eusa_whistle.gif

#8 amm

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 07:07 AM

Count me in...absolutely loving it and proud of our sport

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#9 St Reatham

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 07:39 AM

It's been absolutely brilliant and shows exactly why we need a strong and vibrant international game.

#10 Mister C

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 07:44 AM

remember all those on this site telling us it would fail



#11 kier

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 08:02 AM

Loving it - wish I was there. Even from the other side of the world it's abundantly clear that something special is happening.
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#12 EastLondonMike

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 08:57 AM

If the people that run our game, here and down under, cannot now realise that International rugby is the way forward then nothing will. Imagine how great it would be to see all the so called 'Tier 2' nations playing each other on a regular basis?!.. and with similar quality in the squads. Would do wonders.

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#13 West Country Eagle

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 09:07 AM

It's taken over my life. Happily I am managing to get some proper work done, though I have to admit it's been tricky. Today I just want to wander round the centre of Bristol shouting at random strangers that there's a match on tonight and they shouldn't miss it! Thankfully I have lots of work to do to stop this deranged spectacle from happening… phew!
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#14 RichardJ

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 10:29 AM

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 10:50 AM

For a newbie to the game I'm currently daydreaming about if I can in fact leave work early, park up, get a ticket on the gate. Tonight. In Bristol. For USA versus the Cook Islands...

Yeah, it's very good indeed!
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#16 Just Browny

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 12:58 PM

I'm starting to feel like a little kid at Easter who's eaten too much chocolate at one sitting. Except there are still dozens of eggs to go through.


I can't wait to make my first game on Saturday, feels like I've been waiting a lifetime while everyone else has all the fun.

I can confirm 30+ less sales for Scotland vs Italy at Workington, after this afternoons test purchase for the Tonga match, £7.50 is extremely reasonable, however a £2.50 'delivery' fee for a walk in purchase is beyond taking the mickey, good luck with that, it's cheaper on the telly.

#17 Futtocks

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 01:00 PM

I'm starting to feel like a little kid at Easter who's eaten too much chocolate at one sitting. Except there are still dozens of eggs to go through.


I can't wait to make my first game on Saturday, feels like I've been waiting a lifetime while everyone else has all the fun.

Beautifully put! B) 

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#18 Dave T

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 01:19 PM

my fiancee has enjoyed RL since I introduced her to the sport, but she has now become a little obsessed. She ranks the NZ v Samoa as her favourite sporting experience of her life.


She was also delighted about last night's match and result and is spending more time tweeting, retweeting and reading about it than me!

#19 chuffer

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 01:51 PM

Yep - loving it, it's all coming along much better than I anticipated....although my attendance is going to be limited I'm trying to work out which is the best game for me to get to......reckon the Wembley double header semi-final day maybe the best option

#20 Tiny Tim

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Posted 30 October 2013 - 02:09 PM

Sorry to interrupt, but I am looking for the TRL forums. Everything looks familiar but with this positivity I am sure I have come to the wrong place...?



If somebody could point me in the right direction I will be on my way.....