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by Lurgan Lad
Wed Jun 29, 2022 7:32 pm
Forum: International rugby
Topic: Ireland ? in New Zealand
Replies: 42
Views: 2196

Re: Ireland ? in New Zealand

Was this a capped game, must be the lowest amount of caps a starting Ireland pack have ever had (apart from their first capped game or two ever needless to say lol). Would have made sense to have a few older hands to start and give direction.
by Lurgan Lad
Fri Jun 17, 2022 6:19 pm
Forum: International rugby
Topic: U20s Summer Series
Replies: 20
Views: 1638

Re: U20s Summer Series

From reading on here Scott Wilson has good potential, anyone else?
by Lurgan Lad
Fri Jun 17, 2022 5:39 pm
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Contract Situation
Replies: 585
Views: 58077

Re: Contract Situation

Neill_M wrote: Fri Jun 17, 2022 11:24 am Dan McFarland has signed a contract extension till summer 2025, Glasgow were rumoured to be after him for next season as their new coach.
Great news, hopefully he is happy with the support he is getting
by Lurgan Lad
Fri Jun 17, 2022 5:38 pm
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Stuart McCloskey
Replies: 16
Views: 1944

Re: Stuart McCloskey

I think there are more than enough blonde South Africans that don't give stupid penalties away, not convinced by your argument Rum.
by Lurgan Lad
Fri Jun 17, 2022 7:08 am
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Stuart McCloskey
Replies: 16
Views: 1944

Re: Stuart McCloskey

There was an interesting point by Three Red Kings (Munster fan) on Twitter where he said that Ireland are geared towards the Leinster playing style and players who know the Leinster system will ultimately be favoured in selections for that reason. The Leinster bias is not a new opinion but from wha...
by Lurgan Lad
Sun Jun 12, 2022 8:41 pm
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Stormers v Ulster Saturday June 11 2pm UK Time Premier Sports / RTE / URC TV / Super Sport
Replies: 220
Views: 14737

Re: Stormers v Ulster Saturday June 11 2pm UK Time Premier Sports / RTE / URC TV / Super Sport

Some more context on performances during the last 20 minutes on this thread on Twitter… https://twitter.com/samlstandsup/status/1534523603626119174?s=21&t=JJrxVvCh_nMLCVwWr5rDZQ 1. Bench not trusted 2. Bench not being used because they aren’t good enough and starting 15 knackered leading to tri...
by Lurgan Lad
Sun Jun 12, 2022 10:28 am
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Stormers v Ulster Saturday June 11 2pm UK Time Premier Sports / RTE / URC TV / Super Sport
Replies: 220
Views: 14737

Re: Stormers v Ulster Saturday June 11 2pm UK Time Premier Sports / RTE / URC TV / Super Sport

Just watching the highlights and it was clear how incompetent Adamson was, at a scrum he didn't penalise someone because they slipped, since when has slipping been an excuse not to award the penalty? Bottom line is not having viable options on the bench in the forwards undid us, plus obviously poor ...
by Lurgan Lad
Sat Jun 11, 2022 3:51 pm
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Stormers v Ulster Saturday June 11 2pm UK Time Premier Sports / RTE / URC TV / Super Sport
Replies: 220
Views: 14737

Re: Stormers v Ulster Saturday June 11 2pm UK Time Premier Sports / RTE / URC TV / Super Sport

80 minutes, Stormers have a penalty, from the radio sounds like it is round Ulster's 22 and in the middle of the pitch, taking a scrum
by Lurgan Lad
Fri Jun 10, 2022 9:32 pm
Forum: View frae thae Hill
Topic: Nursing a semi
Replies: 87
Views: 6589

Re: Nursing a semi

Great result for the league, and I would suggest for us too!