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by Chunter
Mon Feb 24, 2014 12:49 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Biased commentary
Replies: 42
Views: 6621

Re: Biased commentary

Commentators always have things they repeat. Cliches etc.
Jiffy "numbers"
Or even worse 'lots of numbers'. I don't know what that means, at least in a rugby context, and I'm a mathematician.
by Chunter
Sat Feb 08, 2014 8:18 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Saffacens stumble
Replies: 23
Views: 3541

Re: Saffacens stumble

Tries for Skivington and Lewington.
by Chunter
Fri Dec 06, 2013 12:37 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Union v League
Replies: 13
Views: 2294

Union v League

by Chunter
Thu Nov 14, 2013 3:53 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: World Team Of The Year
Replies: 15
Views: 2374

Re: World Team Of The Year

Am I the only one to have noticed that Benjamin Kayser is among the nominations?
by Chunter
Tue Nov 05, 2013 5:03 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Goneva leaving to France (MO Claim)
Replies: 64
Views: 7596

Re: Goneva leaving to France (MO Claim)

-unless Sir Clive can manipulate a few of the Board and RC...
Sir Clive isn't standing for re-election to the board at the AGM.
by Chunter
Thu Oct 24, 2013 12:45 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Why are international cricketers wages outstripping rugby?
Replies: 7
Views: 1309

Re: Why are international cricketers wages outstripping rugb

The MCC ceased to be the governing body of cricket 20 years ago. It's now the England and Wales Cricketing Board (ECB) that has that responsilibity.
by Chunter
Wed Oct 23, 2013 11:15 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: BT Sport Free Weekend
Replies: 6
Views: 1868

Re: BT Sport Free Weekend

by Chunter
Sun Sep 22, 2013 1:04 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Guard of Honour
Replies: 19
Views: 2480

Re: Guard of Honour

sapajo wrote:
The fact is we pay their wages and without our support Tigers would not have enjoyed the success that we so much enjoy.
It's more than that. Many of the supporters, like me, are also shareholders. The players should remember that when they are representing the club, especially in public.
by Chunter
Tue Sep 17, 2013 12:02 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Manu
Replies: 71
Views: 8341

Re: Manu

Jimmy Skitz wrote:I very much doubt David Cameron gave a :censored: about this, if people get offended by this they need to re-evaluate their priorities
Exactly, especially as at Manu's age Cameron was in the Bullingdon club, doubtless getting up to much more disruptive pranks.
by Chunter
Tue Jun 25, 2013 12:48 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Rebels v Lions
Replies: 65
Views: 7336

Re: Rebels v Lions

77 mins Nath Jones has some interesting ideas. Part of Phillips's problem was a lack of protection - especially when the Lions have the ball, Croft ignores the work a blindside should be doing and stands out in the backline Not at all interesting - I've read similar comments elsewhere. He's often d...
by Chunter
Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:17 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Diccon Edwards
Replies: 0
Views: 1277

Diccon Edwards

by Chunter
Sun Jun 09, 2013 1:07 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: England V Argentina
Replies: 58
Views: 7180

Re: England V Argentina

I, too, thought the broadcast was awful, another waste of licence fees.
Andy Robinson's microphone technique was abysmal. Every 'p' was accompanied by a thumping sound.
by Chunter
Thu May 23, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Final on ESPN not Sky Sports
Replies: 10
Views: 2071

Final on ESPN not Sky Sports

Just a reminder that the final is on ESPN, not Sky Sports. A separate subscription is required for ESPN.
by Chunter
Wed May 15, 2013 11:39 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Who are the champions of football travel?
Replies: 5
Views: 1078

Who are the champions of football travel?

Yes, I know, but please bear with me. A report just issued by the Campaign for Better Transport ( http://www.bettertransport.org.uk/football says this of the Madejski: the Madejski Stadium is miles out of town and surrounded by motorways with almost no public transport links except on match days. Ho...