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« on: 29 August 2015, 05:31:56 PM »

120 years old today.

Happy 120th Rugby League Party! Party! Party!

and what better way to celebrate than a masterclass in how to play from the Rhino's beating HKR 50-0 for the highest ever win margin, 5 tries from Tom Briscoe for a second record, nilling fierce rivals, and seeing three legends of the game hang up their boots with no fewer than 1300 club appearances between them.

King Kev MBE. One club man for 23 years.
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« Reply #1 on: 29 August 2015, 09:52:31 PM »

Not if you're a Hull fan.....
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« Reply #2 on: 29 August 2015, 10:39:19 PM »

Each to his own, I prefer proper rugby myself

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« Reply #3 on: 10 October 2015, 08:39:19 AM »

OK, I admit I tune out when the sports news comes on the radio ... but did I hear that the Scottish Rugby Coach is Fearne Cotton?

Cue gratuitous sexy photos ...

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« Reply #4 on: 10 October 2015, 10:11:03 AM »

OK, I admit I tune out when the sports news comes on the radio ... but did I hear that the Scottish Rugby Coach is Fearne Cotton?

Is it bad that I realise this must be a leg pull but don't know why?

Or maybe it's not.

After all, if Hedy Lamarr could invent the frequency-hopping spread-spectrum technology that underlies wi-fi and Bluetooth there's no reason Fearne Cotton couldn't be Scottish Rugby Coach ... is there?

I wish I could say I felt I ought to know more about sport but ... Ooh! Squirrel!!

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« Reply #5 on: 10 October 2015, 10:40:59 AM »

Where!
I hate squirrels.
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« Reply #6 on: 10 October 2015, 11:27:08 AM »

I hate squirrels.

They are probably not too stuck on you....and they bite and carry rabies(maybe)  Shocked

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« Reply #7 on: 10 October 2015, 11:35:13 AM »

Googled it. Apparently it's "Vern Cotter".


Not quite as good looking IMHO.
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« Reply #8 on: 10 October 2015, 02:51:15 PM »

120 years old today.

Happy 120th Rugby League Party! Party! Party!

and what better way to celebrate than a masterclass in how to play from the Rhino's beating HKR 50-0 for the highest ever win margin, 5 tries from Tom Briscoe for a second record, nilling fierce rivals, and seeing three legends of the game hang up their boots with no fewer than 1300 club appearances between them.

King Kev MBE. One club man for 23 years.

I can hardly wait. Todays game I predict will be a classic.  Smiley Smiley Both sides deserve to win but I must say I hope it's Wigan.

Came home to me last Thursday, the seasons almost over.  Cry Only the Tests in November and then nothing until next year.  Sad Sad
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« Reply #9 on: 10 October 2015, 08:59:10 PM »

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/rugby-league/34457977

HAPPY DAYS!!!!!

Treble Nailed. Couldn't wish for a better send off for a one club legend Wink
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