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#3195267 19 Sept: Qualifiers - Leigh Centurions v Bradford Bulls KO 3pm (TV)

Posted by RLDave on 18 September 2015 - 07:09 AM

Thoroughly rooting for the bulls in this one, even as a Halifax fan.

Lol @ Dexy

#3195263 Leigh to ignore Salary Cap

Posted by RLDave on 18 September 2015 - 06:59 AM

eg wakfield throwing the season then panic buying a new team and coach,

A strange point to say Leigh have signed a fair few players this season and are now talking about breaking the Cap to sign more. Talk about panic.

#3194493 13 Sept: Qualifiers - Halifax v Leigh Centurions KO 3pm

Posted by RLDave on 16 September 2015 - 07:56 PM

What do you think he acheived over and above what Paul Rowley did or ondeed any other coach did in the division ?
Murphy is a legend in the game should his opinions not be respected ?

Leigh only lost 1 game Fax 7 finishing 4th 11 points behind Leigh .
Leigh had a great cup run running Wire close and causing them loads of problems did Fax have a good cup run ?
Wonder why anyone should have an hidden agenda against Leigh ?

I believe he achieved what no other coach in the league did and that was lead a team full of part timers (I believe Sheffield have some full time players) to the middle 8's, beat some full time teams aswell as give other full time teams a tough test (Leigh never beating Fax by more than 12 points, London not by more than 4 or 6 aswell as losing to Halifax with Bradford with slighly bigger wins but again losing to Halifax later on). 

No arguments about the Challenge Cup, but I wonder if that was taken into consideration with it being the Kingstone Press Championships awards. Either way, no argument with your point.

A quick look at the RFL disciplinary page shows (I think these numbers are correct) Halifax with 17 cases referred and 3 charged, with 3 matches being missed due to suspension. Leigh have 66 cases, 13 charged and 23 matches missed due to suspension. I would assume that these numbers would go against Paul Rowley? 

As for saying should Murphy's "opinions not be respected", I'm unsure of how you've taken my original post but I don't see how it showed any disrespect to his opinion, only disagreement. 

#3194414 13 Sept: Qualifiers - Halifax v Leigh Centurions KO 3pm

Posted by RLDave on 16 September 2015 - 05:11 PM

Richard Marshall wins coach of the year and Alex Murphy believes there's an agenda against Leigh. Felt that to be a bit disrespectful.

#3189568 Today's fixtures

Posted by RLDave on 08 September 2015 - 11:30 AM

I believe Stanley Gene scored the 3 Hull points in that game.

#3187159 Video of 16 years old player

Posted by RLDave on 04 September 2015 - 08:43 AM

Still a better ground than Belle Vue :ph34r:

#3187080 Rangi Chase suspended by Salford Red Devils

Posted by RLDave on 04 September 2015 - 07:05 AM

I think Sheens/Koukash are being a bit harsh suspending Rangi for this. Once you've booked a holiday in Skegness, one does not simply cancel said booking. It'd be like cancelling chr**tmas for a child.

#3184663 Championship Shield Match Thread

Posted by RLDave on 31 August 2015 - 10:34 AM

Haven got about 7 players missing today. Wonder which muppet at the RFL thought it would be a good idea to play games on a CC weekend?

What has the CC got to do with it?

#3181995 29/8/2015 RL Challenge Cup Final Hull Kingston Rovers v Leeds Rhinos, Wembley...

Posted by RLDave on 24 August 2015 - 06:45 PM

Whilst we're on the subject of the challenge cup, did you know Sheffield once beat Wigan.
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#3181717 So little use of the sin bin

Posted by RLDave on 24 August 2015 - 10:42 AM

I asked a current super league ref while on my recent match officials course "why do we never see players marched 10m for dissent anymore, is it still in the rule book?"
His reply "yes its still in the rules"
"So why not use it and the sin bin more?"
"What you need to realise is that rugby is more than a sport now, its a business and decisions like that can cost teams games"
That response totally pee'd me off. It is a sport and if players break the rules they should be punished, if the team suffers its not the refs fault.

That's a pathetic reason not to use the bin. It's the decision of the player and his actions that (should) result in a sin binning, so the ref would be blame free. If it affects the clubs business then they should take it up with the player. The amount of head high tackles I see go unpunished these days is beyond a joke and if that's again to do with business, then that's very alarming that player welfare takes a back seat.

#3174884 distance to target

Posted by RLDave on 12 August 2015 - 12:51 PM

I'm just surprised it took so long for a thread about it to appear.

#3174255 Just when you thought it could'nt any worse.

Posted by RLDave on 11 August 2015 - 08:39 AM

i have said for the past few years that brian mcdermott should be the national coach with darryll powell as his assistant

Dream team!

#3174254 Super 8s - a joke

Posted by RLDave on 11 August 2015 - 08:38 AM

I did once have a kit kat and a break though so it's hard to know where to draw the line sometimes.

#3151530 2 Jul: Warrington Wolves v Wigan Warriors KO 8pm (TV)

Posted by RLDave on 02 July 2015 - 08:56 PM

You are Marwan Koukash and I claim my five pounds.

That's you getting sued.

#3150533 And Saints Latest Full Back is...

Posted by RLDave on 01 July 2015 - 12:36 PM

Great to see KC putting his faith in the St Helens youth system.

How's Bowen coming on? :ph34r: