Advertise Here
You are here: darlofc.co.uk » Board index » The Uncovered Forums » The Off Topic Room
It is currently Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:23 pm View unanswered posts | View active topics



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 187 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:31 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:13 pm
Posts: 9704
Team Supported: Darlington
So we should be, I don't think they've ever beaten us at Rugby League.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:41 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:13 pm
Posts: 9704
Team Supported: Darlington
England were far from convincing against a poor side, even though they won 36-6. Their next game against Papua New Guinea in the quarter final in Melbourne this coming Sunday morning will be a much tougher proposition than the French.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:34 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jul 13, 2009 7:43 am
Posts: 242
Location: Northallerton
Team Supported: Darlington
Pete, I don't disagree with you but a win is a win, and it was run out for some of the squad who are not first choice. We shall see what happens against stronger opposition.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:27 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:13 pm
Posts: 9704
Team Supported: Darlington
Yes a win is a win, but I'd hope we'd have put up a far more convincing performance against a clearly weaker side. If we don't improve on Sunday, then there is a clear risk that we could be eliminated.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:37 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:13 pm
Posts: 9704
Team Supported: Darlington
Fiji spring the surprise of the tournament so far, as they knock New Zealand out at the quarter final stage 4-2. Bet that was a thriller, sounds more like a footie score than a rugby league score. The 3 semi finalists so far are Fiji, Tonga and Australia.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:21 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:13 pm
Posts: 9704
Team Supported: Darlington
Well a win is a win, but again we were far from convincing, as we beat Papua New Guinea 36-6. On to Tonga next weekend.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Rugby League
PostPosted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:06 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:13 pm
Posts: 9704
Team Supported: Darlington
The semi-final is on Saturday morning 5am kick-off from Auckland against Tonga. Think I'll record it and watch it live a little later.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 187 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 3, 4, 5, 6, 7


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Yahoo [Bot] and 10 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group