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by grievous
Fri Oct 30, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SHUTE SHIELD GRAND FINAL - Gordon v Eastwood
Replies: 6
Views: 65

Re: SHUTE SHIELD GRAND FINAL - Gordon v Eastwood

After two exhilarating Semi Final matches, the 2020 Shute Shield Grand Finalists have been decided. Gordon will take on Eastwood at Leichhardt Oval this Saturday October 31 from 3.00pm AEDT with the game being streamed LIVE on 7TWO & 7plus. Last weekend Gordon outplayed Eastern Suburbs 28-10 after ...
by grievous
Fri Oct 30, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: National Anthems before a domestic match
Replies: 15
Views: 301

Re: National Anthems before a domestic match

Yeah its the wrong tune for SOO
Its should be Smack my Bitch Up
by grievous
Fri Oct 30, 2020 3:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SHUTE SHIELD GRAND FINAL - Gordon v Eastwood
Replies: 6
Views: 65

Re: SHUTE SHIELD GRAND FINAL - Gordon v Eastwood

Gordon last won in 98, some lean years when I was playing there since, great year for the club, club champions and 2 GFs across colts/lower grades already. Im heading along but sounds as numbers are restricted to 5k because of covid. Which I dont get when NRL/AFL can do as they please with filling s...
by grievous
Fri Oct 30, 2020 1:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SHUTE SHIELD GRAND FINAL - Gordon v Eastwood
Replies: 6
Views: 65

SHUTE SHIELD GRAND FINAL - Gordon v Eastwood

Last football code GF for a very unusual year (OK Brisbane's is sunday)
Where Leichhardt Oval, Sydney
Time 3pm, sat 31st Oct
TV WATCH LIVE & FREE 7TWO + 7plus | 3pm ...
Teams TBA

Go the Stags!!
by grievous
Fri Oct 30, 2020 1:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Dan Palmer
Replies: 18
Views: 329

Re: Dan Palmer

He was our next great hope in the front row at a time when stocks were typically thin. After the injuries and going offshore he just dropped off the map. At that time his name came up often here, mostly through Australian posters looking for scrum redemption. He obviously had a lot going on. Good l...
by grievous
Wed Oct 28, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. UnFvcked. Almost
Replies: 2644
Views: 51667

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Update the tread title
by grievous
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NRL Grand Final. Penrith v Melbourne Match Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 773

Re: NRL Grand Final. Penrith v Melbourne Match Thread

BBB wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:28 am 22-0!

I’m surrounded by rabid Westies.

Better tone down the cheering.
will rabid Kiwis nest week, give me a westie any day
by grievous
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NRL Grand Final. Penrith v Melbourne Match Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 773

Re: NRL Grand Final. Penrith v Melbourne Match Thread

The real dancing is just about to start.
by grievous
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

There are better ways to deal with important focus on indigenous issues in general and in rugby RA and the team could do. I dont see the point of a parody of something that doesn't resound here. If nothing else it has put a focus on RA to lift their game. Although the jersey and welcome to country h...
by grievous
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

wamberal wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 7:37 am
les@mooloolaba wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 4:59 am
wamberal wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:34 am What was your stance on playing South Africa under apartheid restrictions, Les?
Why? What does that have to with the jersey?
I don't know. Maybe you do, though.
Feeling a bit stupid by that question now aren't you?
by grievous
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mr Bojangles up and died - RIP
Replies: 8
Views: 631

Re: Mr Bojangles up and died - RIP

Awful song
by grievous
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

I think it was NFJ, talking with Ben Fordham on 2GB. https://www.smh.com.au/sport/rugby-union/just-don-t-do-it-guys-farr-jones-s-warning-for-wallabies-20201022-p567gt.html It shows him, at least, as out of touch and tone deaf. Was there any resiling from those comments? Dunno, but it might be a goo...
by grievous
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 🏳 Vs 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Fred
Replies: 201
Views: 2535

Re: 🏳 Vs 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Fred

Love the Phantom of the Opera theme whenever a try is scored
by grievous
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. UnFvcked. Almost
Replies: 2644
Views: 51667

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Ha Ha yeah Boet/Bro that Ozzie casual racist ...line they all have it...ha ha
White lives matter..or they dont and you should earn pesos in your own countries.
by grievous
Fri Oct 23, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. UnFvcked. Almost
Replies: 2644
Views: 51667

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

So, it is a public holiday down here in the Great State of Victoria. What are all you Melburnians up to? Anyone off to a BBQ at a mates place? Off to a nice restaurant? Catching up for froffy's at a local watering hole? Out and about shopping? Going to the races tonight (Manikato) or tomorrow (Cox ...
by grievous
Fri Oct 23, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

Olo wrote: Fri Oct 23, 2020 9:24 am Just a really stupid thing to say.

“We have never really had a race inequality problem in this country”

Another

‘It’s too risky”

For who?
NSJ=Happy clappy religion/shrinkage of rugby to inner Sydney elites only.
He was the worst NSW CEO and should STFU
by grievous
Fri Oct 23, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

It's not that tiny. 17 current pro players by my count. It's tiny compared to the NRL or AFL. Be that as it may, the point stands. Were they consulted? Perhaps even more to the point, was any sort of consultation conducted? It would seem to me worthwhile to know what club rugby players of indigenou...
by grievous
Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

Also the lack of indigenous players has more to do with other sports being more popular in indigenous communities due to history, access, high profile rather than Rugby not trying to attract them. There's a Lloyd McDermott team around too. ARU/RA haven't done nearly enough. Waiting for a prodigy to...
by grievous
Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

gurudoright wrote: Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:18 am What is the consensus of the bored if the Wallabies take a knee on Saturday, as alluded by the ABCNEWS
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-10-22/ ... y/12803510
Commented this morning, dont do it. Just play rugby.
by grievous
Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your Least Favourite Player
Replies: 124
Views: 2801

Re: Your Least Favourite Player

Jeff Wilson. Those facial expressions when he scored.
Kvnt Baker tops all.
by grievous
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

Also the lack of indigenous players has more to do with other sports being more popular in indigenous communities due to history, access, high profile rather than Rugby not trying to attract them. There's a Lloyd McDermott team around too. ARU/RA haven't done nearly enough. Waiting for a prodigy to...
by grievous
Thu Oct 22, 2020 3:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rudy Giulani and Borat.
Replies: 101
Views: 3605

Re: Rudy Giulani and Borat.

Poor bloke, first time a woman has come on to him since.......ever. He was was just wiping the pre spoof.
Get the popcorn and wait for the reaction from the alt right :lol:
by grievous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 7970

Re: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC

Midfieldmaestro wrote: Wed Oct 21, 2020 4:22 pm That's better, it's a Tri Nation.
The Springboks thus retain the Rugby Championship title. We're still the holders as it a Tri Nations now
Good luck in your One nation competition. :lol:
by grievous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

I don't mind the design but whoever chose to make those bits white is mental. It hurts my eyes to look at it. They should have been gold, obviously, or a different shade of green. This can be the saltwater people version. https://i.imgur.com/h6y1JEe.jpg On field, it will look alright. https://i.img...
by grievous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

https://i.ibb.co/X5By85R/122208215-3419660034786726-9157400586156177346-n.jpg :lol: What's going on with the white? That looks odd. It's should be gold. The first version was brilliant but the marketing twats always have to get involved and this will sadly be rejigged every year. Now about the down...
by grievous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 2070
Views: 30749

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

Bindi wrote: Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:16 am Kiwi journos have resumed normal service and crowing about how weak Australia are.

Good sign. Wallabies always seem to do better when they are underestimated. Doubt they'll make the same mistakes as last week.
Resumed? :lol:
by grievous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. UnFvcked. Almost
Replies: 2644
Views: 51667

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

bimboman wrote: Wed Oct 21, 2020 9:55 am
Clogs wrote: Wed Oct 21, 2020 3:21 am Victoria has apparently officially recorded a re-infection today.

Someone not been wearing their mask?

More seriously this is now 5 or 6 from 100 million.
Which wave again?
by grievous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australian rugby TV deal thread
Replies: 84
Views: 960

Re: Australian rugby TV deal thread

How does the reported value of a new deal compare with the last broadcasting deal that Aus had? Slightly less cash but more exposure via their multiple and FTA platforms. They market their product to a wider audience. That said all FTA networks (5) have broadcast rugby on FTA at some point. The two...
by grievous
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australian rugby TV deal thread
Replies: 84
Views: 960

Re: Australian rugby TV deal thread

How does the reported value of a new deal compare with the last broadcasting deal that Aus had? Slightly less cash but more exposure via their multiple and FTA platforms. They market their product to a wider audience. That said all FTA networks (5) have broadcast rugby on FTA at some point. The two...
by grievous
Tue Oct 20, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25694
Views: 915922

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Can you rephrase that please? Would you also please be specific as to which SSK class you are referring to. You know exactly which subs The Collins , or the new Attack class? The ones that will cost 300 billion and be obsolete by the time they are ready in 15 years. I suppose Pyne got his seat re e...
by grievous
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25694
Views: 915922

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

I've always been a great supporter of military efficiency and discipline, Wambers. Which is what was needed here, especially the discipline part. There is no such thing - the spend up like sailors on shore leave. How much are those subs? Can you rephrase that please? Would you also please be specif...
by grievous
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Russian league more info welcome Cheetahs
Replies: 7
Views: 432

Re: Russian league more info welcome Cheetahs

Saffas are just bleeding desperation now.
by grievous
Mon Oct 19, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 7970

Re: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC

Ja and we play our Pacific neighbours in regional and international test matches. You only see you neighbours in a throwback to apartheid glory days competitions. Gee those Rhodesians were good. Fcuk me. Is Grievous actually claiming that Aus and NZ Rugby have worked hard to develop rugby in their ...
by grievous
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. UnFvcked. Almost
Replies: 2644
Views: 51667

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Dan Andrews is the only leader on earth to successfully manage a genuine Covid-19 2nd wave, and yet some people want him sacked. The rest of the world must think we are nuts. Meanwhile Dan Andrews is outlining the roadmap back to normalcy in Victoria. Australia hasn’t had a first wave yet. You abso...
by grievous
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 7970

Re: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC

OomStruisbaai wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:56 am SARU still get paid for no show at RC

https://www.news24.com/citypress/sport/ ... w-20201017

Show what important role DStv play in SH rugby.
If you had some backbone you wouldn't take it.
by grievous
Mon Oct 19, 2020 2:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies Fans, any positives from the game?
Replies: 47
Views: 934

Re: Wallabies Fans, any positives from the game?

What was the whole running the ball wide from the 2nd half kickoff deal, and then unlike the ABs who did similar, persisting with the tactic rather than clearing? That looked premeditated..........and totally brainless. As I said in the game thread, some Cheika hang ups seem to come in under pressu...
by grievous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby Championship - to be in Aus...
Replies: 369
Views: 8417

Re: Rugby Championship - to be in Aus...

Puma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 3:51 pm After watching the intensity displayed in the two Bled matches, the future for an undercooked Pumas team sure look bleak... :?
Yes but "coward" doesnt come to mind when your team's name is raised.
by grievous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australian rugby TV deal thread
Replies: 84
Views: 960

Re: Australian rugby TV deal thread

Not having internet is like the bloke who doesnt have a mobile. Rare and an endangered species.
by grievous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australian rugby TV deal thread
Replies: 84
Views: 960

Re: Australian rugby TV deal thread

Dropping movies helps always found them on high rotation and little new stuff.
by grievous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australian rugby TV deal thread
Replies: 84
Views: 960

Re: Australian rugby TV deal thread

I had a sub on 50-60 bucks a month when rugby started on Fox and a bit more with Austar in the NT after that but over $100 a month!!!