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#1 Victoria Dawson

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 12:59 AM

Women and rugby league. It's all about finding players attractive, or being cheerleaders, right?


Hope you enjoy reading this short piece as much as I enjoy researching the subject. :)

Edited by Victoria Dawson, 20 February 2013 - 01:08 AM.

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#2 Futtocks

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 09:38 AM

Thanks for that - an interesting read. It may just be my browser playing up, but the headline and half of the first sentence was on top of the photo.

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#3 Jonty

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 12:08 PM

Enjoyed that. Thanks. A big area of the game that is often overlooked.
disques vogue

The club where Eurovision isn't a dirty word. A waltz through the leopard skin lined world of Tom Jones, Bert Kampfert and Burt Bacharach. Step out to the sound of the happy hammond and swing to the seductive sounds of the samba.

DJ's, raffles, cocktails and wide collars. Please dress smart. Gentlemen might like to wear a suit.

Same price. Same music. Same rubbish prizes.

#4 Geoff Lee

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 06:24 PM

Sometime in the fifties, there was a school in St Helens where Rugby League was taught/coached by a nun!

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#5 ShotgunGold

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 07:01 PM

Yes nice article. I've never actually seen women play rugby before. Good luck England ladies for the World Cup!

#6 shrek

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 07:30 PM

Yes nice article. I've never actually seen women play rugby before. Good luck England ladies for the World Cup!

Keep an eye out for the 2013 fixtures, very different to the mens game, in the matches I've seen but well worth a watch.