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Postby Neill_M » Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:11 pm

One game left in this year's championship. Georgia in pole position to win it, 5 points clear of Romania and hosting their nearest rivals in Tbilisi. A win for Spain in Brussels will see them qualify for the RWC and go into Ireland's group. It may also see them finish 2nd in the Championship. Romania may still end up in Ireland's RWC if they can reach the PO game v Samoa and win it. Germany will probably finish last and face a P&R PO with the winners of the next level down - Portugal leading the way there.

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Postby Neill_M » Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:15 pm

Hmmmm, Spain lost to Belgium 18-10 to hand Romania the RWC spot.

They get a 2nd chance to make it via a playoff v Samoa later in the year.

Interesting that World Rugby appointed a Romanian ref for the game........
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby BaggyTrousers » Sun Mar 18, 2018 4:54 pm

I'm saying nothing :| .
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby Snipe Watson » Sun Mar 18, 2018 6:59 pm

BaggyTrousers wrote:I'm saying nothing :| .

That'll hardly last. :cowboy:
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby Dave » Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:38 pm

I have my own tv channel, what have you got?
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby BaggyTrousers » Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:11 pm

Snipe Watson wrote:
BaggyTrousers wrote:I'm saying nothing :| .

That'll hardly last. :cowboy:


No comment. :|
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby Cormac » Mon Mar 19, 2018 4:22 pm

Neill_M wrote:Hmmmm, Spain lost to Belgium 18-10 to hand Romania the RWC spot.

They get a 2nd chance to make it via a playoff v Samoa later in the year.

Interesting that World Rugby appointed a Romanian ref for the game........


It was Rugby Europe that appointed the ref.
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby big mervyn » Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:27 pm

May not be over yet amigo

The good news:

http://www.bbc.com/sport/rugby-union/43458625

The bad news:

Los Leones have employed Toby Hedworth QC to represent their interests.
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby Russ » Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:55 pm

No matter the feelings towards the referee the scenes at the end were nothing short of a disgrace

I foresee some lifetime bans for Los Leones

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Re: Six Nations B

Postby big mervyn » Mon Mar 19, 2018 7:02 pm

Russ wrote:No matter the feelings towards the referee the scenes at the end were nothing short of a disgrace

I foresee some lifetime bans for Los Leones

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Re: Six Nations B

Postby Neill_M » Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:19 am

Hopefully there will be some clarity this week re the Belgium Spain game and #refgate.

In addition, there are claims that Romania, Spain and Belgium have played an ineligible player in the recent games. Romania played a Tongan lad who did his 3 year residency, but may have tied himself to Tonga by playing 7s for them before arriving in Romania. Spain have a player who may have tied himself to France by playing a 20s game 10 years ago or so and the Belgium lad was playing on the basis of a Belgian granny.

All of these are being investigated apparently. Tahiti got kicked out of RWC qualification for fielding ineligible players, so it is possible this may happen to none/some/all of the above.
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby BaggyTrousers » Wed Mar 28, 2018 11:49 am

Kicking Spain out would solve their problem over a viciously biased Romanian refbastard, if it happens I shall recommend to King Felippe that he despatches two legions of Catalans to invade Romania.
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby solidarity » Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:35 pm

BaggyTrousers wrote:Kicking Spain out would solve their problem over a viciously biased Romanian refbastard, if it happens I shall recommend to King Felippe that he despatches two legions of Catalans to invade Romania.

I assume you and Merv will be signing up for their International Brigade. >bud >minigun >6shooter >sniper
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby solidarity » Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:35 pm

BaggyTrousers wrote:Kicking Spain out would solve their problem over a viciously biased Romanian refbastard, if it happens I shall recommend to King Felippe that he despatches two legions of Catalans to invade Romania.

I assume you and Merv will be signing up for their International Brigade. >bud >minigun >6shooter >sniper
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Re: Six Nations B

Postby BaggyTrousers » Wed Mar 28, 2018 6:49 pm

I would feel it my duty to my country. Viva España.
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