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by Bradwall Boy
Thu Nov 26, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Women's Rugby thread
Replies: 1421
Views: 118178

Re: Women's Rugby thread

Be interesting to see the stats but I reckon Millar-Mills had a stormer. Was everywhere.
by Bradwall Boy
Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Italy v Scotland
Replies: 56
Views: 1288

Re: Italy v Scotland

Punter15 wrote: Sat Nov 14, 2020 4:51 pm
tanu wrote: Sat Nov 14, 2020 2:15 pm Are there any Scots in this team?
Eligible = Scottish

Tommy Allen
by Bradwall Boy
Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: TRI NATIONS 2020: All Blacks v Pumas MATCH THREAD: Nov 14, 06:10 GMT
Replies: 366
Views: 6810

Re: TRI NATIONS 2020: All Blacks v Pumas MATCH THREAD: Nov 14, 06:10 GMT

Maybe the Super (optional defence) Rugby Aotearoa is not all its cracked up to be.
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87463
Views: 4418378

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Malins was outstanding at U20 level and is continuing to develop exeptionally well. I hope he sticks to 10 for the future but he is already a very good attacking full bavk I've said it before I reckon play him at 15,12 or 10 and he will be an international of note but England do not have a world cl...
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Pivac Out #Pivacaust
Replies: 44
Views: 1831

Re: Pivac Out #Pivacaust

Dai Young and Paul Turner together with someone who knows about defence.
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Ireland v Wales, Fri Nov 13th. KO @ 1900
Replies: 681
Views: 8657

Re: Official Ireland v Wales, Fri Nov 13th. KO @ 1900

Strange. Good players like Tipuric, Jonathan Davies, Faletau, Liam Williams all looking well....flat.
by Bradwall Boy
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10601
Views: 256508

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

Sawtooth the Beaver wrote: Thu Nov 12, 2020 3:12 pm Patience is needed, Carrie Symonds will announce a new and improved backroom team shortly.
"Get rid of him or it's no more BJ's for you BJ"
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Nov 11, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17885
Views: 410234

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

You Message stated: "Boris has the most racially diverse Cabinet ever in British history." Here's an official link to Boris' "Cabinet" - Bimbo certainly doesn't understand the term. https://www.gov.uk/government/ministers When you have studied it, in your own time, please come back and tell me what...
by Bradwall Boy
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87463
Views: 4418378

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Baa Baas game may be off. Covid breaches by Baa Baas players.
by Bradwall Boy
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Andy Burnham
Replies: 56
Views: 1387

Re: Andy Burnham

To be fair, he has got form for presiding over body counts.
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87463
Views: 4418378

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Anonymous 1 wrote: Tue Sep 01, 2020 8:43 pm
Monk Zombie wrote: Tue Sep 01, 2020 4:35 pm This boy Willis looks a real talent.
Not so long ago we never had a proper 7 in England. Now we have at least 4 young worldly 7s
Nah, its just taken England over 10 years to rediscover that openside is a specialist position. #HaskellRobshawetc.
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Young refs
Replies: 47
Views: 1526

Re: Young refs

Usually a failed 3rd team back who, when given a whistle, becomes and expert on the scrum.
by Bradwall Boy
Thu Jul 23, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 3512

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

I once played against Doug Scott, Everest Mountaineer. A Nottingham lad, when he wasn't climbing mountains he used to turn out for Notts Moderns.
by Bradwall Boy
Sun May 03, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Peak cool singing voice - Dude
Replies: 15
Views: 781

Re: Peak cool singing voice - Dude

Ferry
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Apr 15, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your favourite all time player ever!
Replies: 120
Views: 3642

Re: Your favourite all time player ever!

4Bags wrote:Jason Robinson - whenever he got the ball, something was going to happen
Sergio Parisse - Just class and so skillful
:thumbup:
by Bradwall Boy
Tue Feb 11, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fight of the Century
Replies: 31
Views: 1986

Re: Fight of the Century

Miguel Indurain wrote:Hagler Hearns fight.
:thumbup:
by Bradwall Boy
Tue Feb 11, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87463
Views: 4418378

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

In other news.....Sandbach Head Coach Rob Webber has announced he is retiring at the end of the season from his other job.
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Feb 07, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Military History/Pics Thread.
Replies: 2273
Views: 274870

Re: The Military History/Pics Thread.

Lacrobat wrote:"The museum of the beaten ones", USSR 1953

Image
Casually skated over Crimea.
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Feb 07, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: CVC and the battle for the Soul of 6 Nations Rugby
Replies: 146
Views: 8734

Re: CVC and the battle for the Soul of 6 Nations Rugby

Google says no https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.independent.co.uk/sport/motor-racing/formula1/f1-tv-viewing-numbers-crash-sky-sports-channel-4-pay-tv-fall-drop-formula-one-lewis-hamilton-a9265336.html%3famp The sport says yes. https://www.formula1.com/en/latest/article.f1-broadcast-to-1-9-billion-f...
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Peter Winterbottom: Esher rugby ?
Replies: 22
Views: 953

Re: Peter Winterbottom: Esher rugby ?

not sure, but think i saw The Straw man in Brooklands Tescos just now. Expected him to be bigger somehow, but then i was at school when i first got into rugby and RWC 91. Was wearing Esher Rugby club trousers, if it was him - Jake or anyone know if i'm correct or not ? He is involved with Esher Rug...
by Bradwall Boy
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Build Up to the Crunch
Replies: 1014
Views: 23900

Re: Build Up to the Crunch

Player revolt on the cards.

Oh... I just remembered.... £25k per game.

As you were.
by Bradwall Boy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irishers - Pub/Restaurant recommendations Volume 2
Replies: 429
Views: 21051

Re: Irishers - Pub/Restaurant recommendations Volume 2

Duff Paddy wrote:
waguser wrote:One Pico is the best restaurant in town.

In the cheap seats Cirrillos on baggot street is really simple italian lunch place.

Lovely
It’s very good. Better than l’ecrivain and RPG for me. Crazy that it doesn’t have a Michelin star.
Agree. It's a match for many one star places.
by Bradwall Boy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Witcher TV/Books/Games *mark spoilers*
Replies: 84
Views: 3993

Re: The Witcher TV/Books/Games *mark spoilers*

Like most, have watched this in hope but it's very disappointing. Incoherent plot, all over the place.

There's some good actors in it but they are weighed down by crap dialogue.

Henry Cavill is as wooden as a wooden thing.
by Bradwall Boy
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brawls in Amateur Rugby?
Replies: 62
Views: 2737

Re: Brawls in Amateur Rugby?

polyallstar wrote:Welsh Beach Rugby

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-36947346

Police had to break it up and WRU got involved, pretty sure this has been posted on here numerous times before someone points that out...
Was that Rob Brydon on the commentary?
by Bradwall Boy
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Definitive GOAT hard rock vocalists
Replies: 98
Views: 2503

Re: Definitive GOAT hard rock vocalists

Paul Rogers

Roger Chapman
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Le top XIV la Pro D2 les Fédérales.Le retour façon mir laine
Replies: 24811
Views: 1062174

Re: Le top XIV la Pro D2 les Fédérales.Le retour façon mir l

Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:Pretty amazed Lambey isn't there. Is he that shite in T14 at the moment?
Concussion recovery apparently
by Bradwall Boy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: fudge my life
Replies: 21
Views: 1163

Re: fudge my life

Bowens wrote:Is their beer bad though? Been a few years since I had it but I remember their stout and porter being pretty good.

Decent pint and usually quite cheap
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: British pub chain Wetherspoons plans 50-60 pubs in Ireland
Replies: 342
Views: 10637

Re: British pub chain Wetherspoons plans 50-60 pubs in Irela

I’ve been to Dublin like 20 times , posh restaurants and not - they Ranged from acceptable to poor. The something Reading room ? Bang ? 1900 bar ? Morrison’s ? (Tbh would have preferred eating in a uk Morrison’s cafe !) Some one with red heavy curtains and fit , yet hopeless , waitresses ? And down...
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Dec 11, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: British pub chain Wetherspoons plans 50-60 pubs in Ireland
Replies: 342
Views: 10637

Re: British pub chain Wetherspoons plans 50-60 pubs in Irela

A few months ago, stayed at the Royal Marine Hotel Dun Laoghaire. Breakfast there was about 18 Euros so we wandered 200 yards down to Wetherspoons. Had a lovely window seat overlooking the bay and a great Eggs Benedict for about 6 Euros including free coffee refills. I played with Tim Martin back in...
by Bradwall Boy
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The shameful tale of England's worst club
Replies: 80
Views: 4168

Re: The shameful tale of England's worst club

Professionalism in lower tier rugby seems like a disaster. Might be better to have strictly delineated per/amateur levels and stringent criteria to meet to compete at the top level. For every success story their are many failures - and the cost of failure is often long term damage to the clubs. And...
by Bradwall Boy
Mon Dec 02, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best band with a female singer
Replies: 147
Views: 6324

Re: Best band with a female singer

Ike and Tina Turner

Stone the Crows
by Bradwall Boy
Fri Nov 29, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Flashman
Replies: 41
Views: 2111

Re: Flashman

'Time we were out of here Flashy old boy' thinks I.
by Bradwall Boy
Thu Nov 21, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Malcolm Young goooooonnnnneeeee.
Replies: 16
Views: 1381

Re: Malcolm Young goooooonnnnneeeee.

Played against him at Gosforth. Great scrum half.
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous players who you’ve heard are Bellends
Replies: 314
Views: 20561

Re: Famous players who you’ve heard are Bellends

Matt Dawson Ah now I’ve met Matt Dawson through work as he has a superfoods health line - I was expecting a bellend of sorts but in fact found him very pleasant and professional. His BBC question of sport twat banter persona was not apparent in any way. He must have been trying very hard because he...
by Bradwall Boy
Sat Oct 26, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Arise Sir Maro Itoje
Replies: 69
Views: 4409

Re: Arise Sir Maro Itoje

Masterji wrote:He dominated 2 of the best ever with a spring that I have never seen before at this level.
It will be interesting if England play South Africa in the final. The athletic Itoje against a couple of traditional monster locks. Maybe coaches will need to rethink the requirements of the position.
by Bradwall Boy
Sat Oct 26, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87463
Views: 4418378

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

I want to see a replay of Jamie George's maul clear out on Whitelock (and I'm glad Nige didn't feel the need to during the game) :lol: Also I'm in love with Tom Curry I thought I lived him in the 6N, now I know that I'm infatuated. Picking him and Underhill together has been a revelation! Curry’s t...
by Bradwall Boy
Sat Oct 26, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87463
Views: 4418378

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

I want to see a replay of Jamie George's maul clear out on Whitelock (and I'm glad Nige didn't feel the need to during the game) :lol: Also I'm in love with Tom Curry I thought I lived him in the 6N, now I know that I'm infatuated. Picking him and Underhill together has been a revelation! Curry’s t...
by Bradwall Boy
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Forward passes & momentum
Replies: 42
Views: 2124

Re: Forward passes & momentum

FFS it's not rocket science. If the ball is caught in a position that is in front of where the ball left the passer's hands (ie nearer the try line) it's forward.

All this 'hands' business is bollocks dreamed up by the SH to ignore forward passes.
by Bradwall Boy
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How heavy a pack could you make from other sports stars?
Replies: 52
Views: 2308

Re: How heavy a pack could you make from other sports stars?

Can we have Tyson Fury in there? Be useless at rugby but a great laugh.