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by KevinR
Sat Oct 11, 2014 2:48 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Struck by a coin in the MET RX
Replies: 35
Views: 6292

Re: Struck by a coin in the MET RX

I wasn't in any way condoning the moronic coin throwing. However, the evening kick-off and the amount of amber liquid being consumed did create a much more lively atmosphere - mostly for the best.
by KevinR
Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:07 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Struck by a coin in the MET RX
Replies: 35
Views: 6292

Re: Struck by a coin in the MET RX

Bad incident, but it's a balance, isn't it? Elsewhere, the more lively atmosphere has been praised and the crowd certainly seemed louder and really behind the team. Some of the players have also commented on Twitter. I don't necessarily think it's a bad thing if there's a bit of a 'bear pit' atmosph...
by KevinR
Tue Sep 30, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Injury news
Replies: 106
Views: 17356

Re: Injury news

Kieran Read was out for weeks earlier this season, with recurring concussion problems. Judging by his recent performances, he's back to his best! Let's be careful with all the scaremongering and let the medics do their job.
by KevinR
Fri Sep 26, 2014 3:01 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Team Vs London Irish
Replies: 115
Views: 15948

Re: Team Vs London Irish

Pohe is fit (he was at the team run) but Owen has been preferred. To be honest, he wasn't that impressive on Monday night. There are plenty of young fly-halves who have learnt their trade at 12 - Wilko, Flood, Carter, Farrell and now Henry Slade - as long as they have the physicality.
by KevinR
Thu Sep 18, 2014 1:34 pm
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: significant absentees
Replies: 25
Views: 5097

Re: significant absentees

Comacho hasn't played at all, but I don't think we envisaged him dislocating his shoulder in the Rugby Championship (ironically, the same thing has happened to Matera). He has looked very good in competition and I don't think that Exeter saw the best of him. Personally, I'm glad we treat player misf...
by KevinR
Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:34 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Ed slater out for 7 months
Replies: 23
Views: 4173

Re: Ed slater out for 7 months

Ed is the guest on Wednesday's RL Rugby Show, so I guess we'll find out more then!
by KevinR
Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:31 am
Forum: Fans Forum
Topic: Gaffe by announcer?
Replies: 1
Views: 1484

Re: Gaffe by announcer?

Although England won the 1994 tournament, it wasn't endorsed by the IRB and - without any of the southern hemisphere nations - cannot truly be described as a 'World Cup' IMO.