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#1 sgt pepper

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 10:26 AM

Is it today?

#2 Woodlesford Hawk

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 11:59 AM

I was told last week that the RL were making the announcement today after their morning meeting



#3 Piggy's mate

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 12:15 PM

Are there any odds out there for who's fav to win C1 ? I think the Huns will walk it this season


Now where did I leave that pointy thing that bloke Damocles gave me, I've work to do!


 

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#4 Gazmeister

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 01:39 PM

Are there any odds out there for who's fav to win C1 ? I think the Huns will walk it this season

 

Was talking to a couple of mates after Sunday's game and they thought this year's team are better than last years in the Championship.  They thought this team could be a mid table Championship side.

 

I agree we lost some top players, but as playing as a team this team is gelling very well and the play/passing is much faster than last year it seems. 



#5 morty

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 01:53 PM

Oldham looked very very useful last sunday at Craven Park ... dont count your chickens lads


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#6 Bigm1

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 02:31 PM

Positive tweet from Darren on the club website from the meeting. No detail yet.

#7 Moose

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 09:12 AM

Why the silence? nothing reported on any forums that I've read regarding yesterdays meeting. Is no news good news or...........not?



#8 FRISKY FILLY

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 10:29 AM

The announcement will be made a week before the Grand Final.



#9 Gav Wilson

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 12:29 PM

Play Off winners go straight up. £3.8m divvied up in the Championship in 2015 too.

 

This season just got a bit more tasty... ;)


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#10 Blackbeard

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 12:53 PM

Play Off winners go straight up. £3.8m divvied up in the Championship in 2015 too.

 

This season just got a bit more tasty... ;)

Under what format Gav...............



#11 Gav Wilson

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 12:54 PM

Under what format Gav...............

 

The Play-Offs? They didn't say mate. Wasn't it a 5 team series in Champ 1 last season?


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#12 Blackbeard

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 01:04 PM

The Play-Offs? They didn't say mate. Wasn't it a 5 team series in Champ 1 last season?

Could be a number of things , there was talk of 10th place champ team playing top of champ 1 , then like you say play offs , for me top should go up , this P+R is just a token from the RFL and Sky................


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#13 Gav Wilson

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 02:10 PM

Could be a number of things , there was talk of 10th place champ team playing top of champ 1 , then like you say play offs , for me top should go up , this P+R is just a token from the RFL and Sky................

 

Top place can't go straight up this year though because of the uneven fixture list mate.


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#14 FRISKY FILLY

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 07:47 AM

Thanks for the info  -- we are not been told anything even from Hunslet.--- would like to know how many teams in the play offs and what format.

Who voted for this ?



#15 The Art of Hand and Foot

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 08:48 AM

Thanks for the info -- we are not been told anything even from Hunslet.--- would like to know how many teams in the play offs and what format.
Who voted for this ?

last year it was a five team play off, 2nd to 6th. Top already being promoted. Guess this year it might be top five but don't quote me.

#16 noname6

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 09:03 AM

Thanks for the info -- we are not been told anything even from Hunslet.--- would like to know how many teams in the play offs and what format.
Who voted for this ?

maybe because its the rfl's job to announce what's happening.

People moan about rugby league being run by amateurs yet want clubs to leak info/put out press statements before the governing body has announced anything. Not to mention that putting any statement out the day of the first superleague game is just daft, it'd be hidden under all the match articles. Better to wait for the first game to be over, reports & reactions released and do the statement early next week where its more likely to be top news.

#17 Progman

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 10:00 AM

Your right the Rfl are supposed to be making a statement don't know when

#18 Moose

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 11:20 AM

maybe because its the rfl's job to announce what's happening.

People moan about rugby league being run by amateurs yet want clubs to leak info/put out press statements before the governing body has announced anything. Not to mention that putting any statement out the day of the first superleague game is just daft, it'd be hidden under all the match articles. Better to wait for the first game to be over, reports & reactions released and do the statement early next week where its more likely to be top news.

And maybe because Hunslet's Director of Rugby Mr Williams on twitter said that things were looking positive and all was to play for we expected to hear before now more the sound of total silence. 



#19 Progman

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 11:38 AM

Maybe he told you more than he should at least he let us know there will be promotion

#20 OutOfTownRoughyed

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 11:46 AM

As expected 5 down from championship and playoff winner promoted from championship one from the top 5 in playoffs




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