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by Jensrsa
Wed Jul 28, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

I missed every thread becoming a Saffer sh*t fight. Not.
by Jensrsa
Wed Jul 28, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

30 Jul | Emirates Airline Park, JHB
16:45: Lions v Pumas

30 Jul | DHL Newlands, Cape Town
19:00: WP v Bulls

31 Jul | Jonsson Kings Park, Durban
14:30: Sharks v Griquas
by Jensrsa
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://www.nejm.org/doi/10.1056/NEJMoa2107456 PFIZER’s REPORT: In their trial of just 1,131 children age 12 to 15: Pfizer predicts causing in EVERY 10,000 CHILDREN age 12-15 10 (0.1%) in life-threatening condition 800 (8%) diarrhoea 300 (3 %) vomit 6500 (65 %) headaches 2000 (20 %) fever >40°C 60 ...
by Jensrsa
Wed Jul 28, 2021 6:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58452
Views: 7524521

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)

https://posts-cdn.kueez.net/k9D4uKx6Q9cl4K8r/image-zVPrUuF4uoNGAn3G.jpg https://posts-cdn.kueez.net/k9D4uKx6Q9cl4K8r/image-O9apHQgo0zmRPBbb.jpg https://posts-cdn.kueez.net/k9D4uKx6Q9cl4K8r/image-rzBoIWqDksoTJ9sY.jpg More: https://en.wackojaco.com/40-people-who-couldnt-care-less-about-what-people-th...
by Jensrsa
Wed Jul 28, 2021 5:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Meanwhile the Lions keep signing youngsters to replace the experience they keep losing. Good youngsters but still youngsters

Lions signed
- Henco van Wyk (centre)
- Quan Horn (centre)
- Tyler Bocks (centre)
by Jensrsa
Tue Jul 27, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

ZuLurk wrote: Mon Jul 26, 2021 2:33 pm Eduan Keyter is an excellent buy! Sharks keep on building their team
The Lions need to do something. Trying to build with youngsters who keep leaving for better offers isn't working
by Jensrsa
Tue Jul 27, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)
Replies: 972
Views: 19727

Re: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)

Congrats Argentina.

Blitzbokke really f'd that up
by Jensrsa
Tue Jul 27, 2021 12:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?
Replies: 124
Views: 4257

Re: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?

No way should the AB/Bok tests be played in Aus, it's the 100th test between the countries, and should be played where rugby can be played and enjoyed properly. I lost too much respect for Aus rugby with all the whingers over there who don't want to play super rugby etc because NZ is too mean and k...
by Jensrsa
Tue Jul 27, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?
Replies: 124
Views: 4257

Re: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?

I haven't kept up with the covid situation in Oz but it would probably benefit the Boks and the Pumas to play all their games in Oz There's a serious outbreak in Sydney of the Delta variant and other states have closed their internal borders for now. It's hard to know when that will change of cours...
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?
Replies: 124
Views: 4257

Re: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?

Will they be able to play a week after the 2nd Wallaby test in NZ? Depends if NZ re-institute the travel bubble. There's talk that all the tests might be played in Oz because the Boks and the Pumas are guaranteeing in Oz initially NZ has suspended the bubble with Australia for 8 weeks, so it will b...
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?
Replies: 124
Views: 4257

Re: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?

OomStruisbaai wrote: Mon Jul 26, 2021 10:36 pm Will they be able to play a week after the 2nd Wallaby test in NZ?
Depends if NZ re-institute the travel bubble. There's talk that all the tests might be played in Oz because the Boks and the Pumas are guaranteeing in Oz initially
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

It’s a nuanced argument but I keep finding myself more persuaded that enforcement is not the answer, if certain sub-populations are hesitant about vaccination or have a lack of trust in centralised authority then enforcing vaccination may work in the short term but you’ll be entrenching those views...
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 3:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

A right to education is a basic human right. Removal of that right breaks human rights. Not really but home and online study are available Erm, it’s a basic human right. That’s not negotiable. UK Human Rights Act Protocol 1, Article 2: Right to education No person shall be denied a right to an educ...
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I'm perfectly fine with people having to be vaccinated to get to be able to do certain things. Why don’t you believe in human rights ? Well I don't believe anyone is proposing that people will be forced to be vaccinated. There is just some stuff they can't do if they don't. That doesn't seem unreas...
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

not_english wrote: Mon Jul 26, 2021 3:10 pm I'm perfectly fine with people having to be vaccinated to get to be able to do certain things.
:thumbup:
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Gats vs Rassie spite thread
Replies: 164
Views: 5769

Re: Gats vs Rassie spite thread

Rassie is acting like an average rugby fan (or water boy) rather than a DoR :blush:
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?
Replies: 124
Views: 4257

Re: Should The Rugby Championship be called off?

SA Rugby announced on Monday that the two Tests against Los Pumas will be played on consecutive weekends straight after the Lions Series and are scheduled for August 14 and 21, with both kicking off at 17.05 (local time) at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Gqeberha. Following the Boks’ two Tests i...
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Griquas wing Keyter has been joined by former Reds star Ben Tapuai and experienced lock Gerbrandt Grobler as new arrivals for the Durban side.
https://www.sarugbymag.co.za/keyter-to- ... e-signing/
by Jensrsa
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your country's sporting successes over the past week
Replies: 78
Views: 2435

Re: Your country's sporting successes over the past week

Not much to report from a Saffer pov

Tatjana Schoenmaker broke the Olympic record in the Women's 100m breaststroke
Blitzbokke started with a win over Ireland
by Jensrsa
Sun Jul 25, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Ramaphosa: [ - Curfew to stay the same (10pm to 4am) - Inter-provincial travel allowed. - Bars, restaurants and bars to open till 9pm. Alcohol sales till 8pm - Off-site alcohol sales from 10am to 6pm Mondays to Thursdays. We will now allow people between the ages of 18 and 34 to be vaccinated from t...
by Jensrsa
Sat Jul 24, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Match Thread: BIL vs Springboks
Replies: 1078
Views: 25246

Re: Official Match Thread: BIL vs Springboks

Congrats Lions

Boks lost their shape under pressure in the second half
by Jensrsa
Sat Jul 24, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Match Thread: BIL vs Springboks
Replies: 1078
Views: 25246

Re: Official Match Thread: BIL vs Springboks

Perfect day for rugby in CT - clear skies. windless and temp currently 16°C
by Jensrsa
Sat Jul 24, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Match Thread: BIL vs Springboks
Replies: 1078
Views: 25246

Re: Official Match Thread: BIL vs Springboks

Auckman wrote: Sat Jul 24, 2021 3:59 pm I thought this match was supposed to start by now. These tv people keep talking (even off camera) and I need to get my beauty sleep.
18:00 SAST | 16:00 GMT
by Jensrsa
Sat Jul 24, 2021 10:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The official Lions 2021 thread
Replies: 4244
Views: 186475

Re: The official Lions 2021 thread

“You know we are good people as South Africans, if it wasn’t for the pandemic we surely would have invited Duhan for a braaivleis,” he [Mzwandile Stick] said with a smile.
https://www.sarugbymag.co.za/pandemic-i ... aivleis-1/

:lol:
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Respected Irish journo: "Marcus Smith has an oompa-loompa tan"
Replies: 203
Views: 8412

Re: Respected Irish journo: "Marcus Smith has an oompa-loompa tan"

Especially since the 1971 film, the moniker Oompa Loompa has gone on to demean a person of short stature or a bustling factory worker. Thanks to their distinctive orange skin in the film, Oompa Loompa also ridicules someone whose skin looks orange-colored, especially as the result of a bad spray ta...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Western Province: 15 Sergeal Petersen, 14 Tristan Leyds, 13 Juan de Jongh, 12 Dan du Plessis, 11 Edwill van der Merwe, 10 Chris Schreuder, 9 Paul de Wet, 8 Evan Roos, 7 Johan du Toit, 6 Nama Xaba, 5 JD Schickerling, 4 Ernst van Rhyn (captain), 3 Sazi Sandi, 2 Scarra Ntubeni, 1 Leon Lyons Replacemen...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Sharks: 15 Anthony Volmink, 14 Marnus Potgieter, 13 Werner Kok, 12 Marius Louw, 11 Thaakir Abrahams, 10 Curwin Bosch, 9 Grant Williams, 8 Phepsi Buthelezi (captain), 7 Dylan Richardson, 6 James Venter, 5 Reniel Hugo, 4 Le Roux Roets, 3 Khutha Mchunu, 2 Kerron van Vuuren, 1 Ntuthuko Mchunu Replaceme...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Western Province: 15 Sergeal Petersen, 14 Tristan Leyds, 13 Juan de Jongh, 12 Dan du Plessis, 11 Edwill van der Merwe, 10 Chris Schreuder, 9 Paul de Wet, 8 Evan Roos, 7 Johan du Toit, 6 Nama Xaba, 5 JD Schickerling, 4 Ernst van Rhyn (captain), 3 Sazi Sandi, 2 Scarra Ntubeni, 1 Leon Lyons Replacement...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Bulls: 15 David Kriel, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Lionel Mapoe, 12 Harold Vorster, 11 Richard Kriel, 10 Johan Goosen, 9 Zak Burger, 8 Elrigh Louw, 7 Muller Uys, 6 Marcell Coetzee (Captain), 5 Ruan Nortje, 4 Walt Steenkamp, 3 Jacques van Rooyen, 2 Johan Grobbelaar, 1 Simphiwe Matanzima Replacements: 16 ...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Interesting UK NHS Hospital admissions stats up to 4 July: 12 Oct 2020 to 11 November 2020 vs Jan 2021 vs 5 June 2021 to 4 July 2021 Total reported admissions and diagnoses: 33,553 vs 96790 vs 6035 Total reported admissions and diagnoses 0-5: 232 (0.7%) vs 643 (0.7%) vs 223 (3.7%) Total reported adm...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 43098
Views: 1313939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I said vaccine passports not vaccines. Very different. Oh and :lol: sandstorm, what are the chances that he knows one of the handful of people who’ve caught covid twice and a seriously affected 12 year old. They must be as unhealthy as he is, Given the current prevelence, it would seem to be more t...
by Jensrsa
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lions furious that first test to have bent Saffer TMO
Replies: 88
Views: 3572

Re: Lions furious that first test to have bent Saffer TMO

I don't like Jonker as a TMO either. He is a pedantic ass who wants to insert himself into the game and his calls can go either way because he will make an initial call, review the footage and stick to his original call as he refuses to accept that he might be wrong. Unfortunately the refs don't sta...
by Jensrsa
Thu Jul 22, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Saturday, 24 July 2021
Toyota Stadium
14:30: Cheetahs vs Sharks

Sunday, 25 July 2021
Mbombela Stadium
13:00: Pumas vs WP

Loftus Versfeld
15:15: Bulls vs Lions
by Jensrsa
Thu Jul 22, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread
Replies: 133
Views: 4396

Re: 2021 Carling Currie Cup Official thread

Sharks: 15 Anthony Volmink, 14 Marnus Potgieter, 13 Werner Kok, 12 Marius Louw, 11 Thaakir Abrahams, 10 Curwin Bosch, 9 Grant Williams, 8 Phepsi Buthelezi (captain), 7 Dylan Richardson, 6 James Venter, 5 Reniel Hugo, 4 Le Roux Roets, 3 Khutha Mchunu, 2 Kerron van Vuuren, 1 Ntuthuko Mchunu Replacemen...
by Jensrsa
Thu Jul 22, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58452
Views: 7524521

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)

Wimpy's bacon and banana burger is great
by Jensrsa
Thu Jul 22, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: China strips Scousers of world heritage site cash
Replies: 18
Views: 1314

Re: China strips Scousers of world heritage site cash

clementinfrance wrote: Thu Jul 22, 2021 9:16 am Anyone with an ounce of knowledge and taste regarding architecture, urban design or development would have seen this coming ages ago.
Apparently UNESCO warned Liverpool in 2012 already that this could happen