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21/03/14 - Leeds Rhinos v London Broncos KO 8pm (Sky Sports)


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Poll: Who will win? (17 member(s) have cast votes)

Who will win?

  1. Leeds Rhinos (13 votes [76.47%])

    Percentage of vote: 76.47%

  2. Draw (2 votes [11.76%])

    Percentage of vote: 11.76%

  3. London Broncos (2 votes [11.76%])

    Percentage of vote: 11.76%

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#1 John Drake

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:24 AM

Discuss the game here:

 

21/03/14 - Leeds Rhinos v London Broncos KO 8pm (Sky Sports)


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#2 Kenny Bania

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:30 AM

Handicap line for this is around the 44 mark. Can anyone recall a bigger line that that in a Super League game?

 

Seeing as I fancy Leeds to score at least 60, I'm tempted by this bet.



#3 gingerjon

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:37 AM

44 seems remarkably low.  Perhaps their machine doesn't go higher.


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#4 Kenny Bania

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:43 AM

44 seems remarkably low.  Perhaps their machine doesn't go higher.

 

One firm went up with 42 and that's already been smashed in to. Some firms going as high as 48.



#5 gingerjon

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:48 AM

One firm went up with 42 and that's already been smashed in to. Some firms going as high as 48.

 

I don't know what the weather's like in t'north now but assuming it's not as bad as in Wazza last night you're surely looking at +60?  It's the equivalent of Leeds v A Championship Side in the cup.


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#6 brooza

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:54 AM

I'll be watching this from a pub in Camden, can't see past Leeds for this. Heavily.


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#7 Kenny Bania

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 10:58 AM

I don't know what the weather's like in t'north now but assuming it's not as bad as in Wazza last night you're surely looking at +60?  It's the equivalent of Leeds v A Championship Side in the cup.

 

My only reticence with big handicaps is that the favourites don't need to win by a massive scoreline so may take their foot off the gas late on. But even saying that, this looks like a bet.

 

My most rotten experience with a big handicap was in an England v Italy Six Nations match. I backed England -57 and they won 80-23. :shout:


Edited by Kenny Bania, 21 March 2014 - 11:30 AM.


#8 gingerjon

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:10 AM

My only reticence with big handicaps is that the favourites don't need to win by a massive scoreline so mat take their foot off the gas late on. 

 

This is possibly the only bit of interest.  If it were me as coach, I'd be demanding the team run in as many as possible.  In a close league points difference can be worth an extra competition point so get as many in as possible.  Focus on scoring not on showboating.


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#9 Kenny Bania

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:20 AM

This is possibly the only bit of interest.  If it were me as coach, I'd be demanding the team run in as many as possible.  In a close league points difference can be worth an extra competition point so get as many in as possible.  Focus on scoring not on showboating.

 

One would like to think so. And for that reason, I'm in.



#10 fieldofclothofgold

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:24 AM

I will listen in from internet bbc radio Leeds.Leeds will win by ??????42
but you and I weve been through that and this is not our fate.
So let us so let us not talk falsely now.
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#11 chuffer

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 12:17 PM

see a cricket score unfortunately.....what were Sky thinking?



#12 Human Punk

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 12:19 PM

I'm not even going to bother watching it, and I don't expect I'm alone in that. Leeds by 70.



#13 henage

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 12:25 PM

This is why people go and watch competitive sport , know one giving London a chance . I'm sure the London players and backroom staff will be giving 100% . Two teams , 80minutes maybe just maybe the result might go in London's favour  :sclerosis:    



#14 Saint Toppy

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 12:40 PM

Absolutely shocking choice for a televised game - Leeds by at least 60+



#15 Harrigan

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 12:48 PM

Party Cloudy and 6 or 7 degrees during the game. A bit windy but I can't see there being below a gap of 50.

Moon out injured. JP and Delaney rested.

62-10 to Leeds.

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#16 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 01:17 PM

In the recent past London have beaten Leeds at Headingley,tonight could be one of those nights.


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#17 Lobbygobbler

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 03:17 PM

London by 6

#18 brooza

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 03:19 PM

Garry Schofield thinks (hopes) London will lose by 100+...


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#19 Chronicler of Chiswick

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 05:20 PM

This could be a very serious catastrophe for us - I don't think I'll be able to watch and I've supported the club since Day 1.



#20 The Big Gun

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 05:25 PM

Tempted to back the Rhinos' props to score as London's forwards are tiny and I imagine Leeds will be able to run straight through the middle of them. Bailey available at 3/1.

Edit: 4/1

Edited by The Big Gun, 21 March 2014 - 05:52 PM.





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