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by Discussion Bot
Wed 24 Oct, 2012 12:31 am
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: Potter to take reins from Sheens
Replies: 238
Views: 3966

Potter to take reins from Sheens

WESTS TIGERS officials are set to end their month-long hunt for a new coach by appointing Mick Potter to replace Tim Sheens today. Potter, this season's Super League coach of the year, has been interviewed twice by a subcommittee appointed to oversee the search following Sheens's sacking on Septembe...
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Thu 11 Oct, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: Parish firms for Wests Tigers coaching job
Replies: 134
Views: 4954

Parish firms for Wests Tigers coaching job

MATT Parish remains firm favourite to coach Wests Tigers next season ahead of rivals Nathan Brown, Kevin Walters and Jim Dymock. Parish has the necessary board support to take over next season from sacked Tim Sheens. Dymock is highly regarded but is reluctant to leave Canterbury, where he is an assi...
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Tue 25 Sep, 2012 12:30 am
Forum: Player Contract Rumours & Discussion
Topic: Sheens Quits MEGATHREAD
Replies: 30
Views: 1753

Sheens Quits MEGATHREAD

There are conflicting stories in this morning's media regarding the future of Tim Sheens, with some papers claiming he has already quit. Sydney Morning Herald reports: Wests Tigers coach Tim Sheens has reportedly quit as coach as the NRL club after ten years following days of player unrest. News Lim...
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Mon 24 Sep, 2012 8:54 pm
Forum: Player Contract Rumours & Discussion
Topic: Tigers delay call on Sheens
Replies: 7
Views: 687

Tigers delay call on Sheens

Wests Tigers have delayed making a call on coach Tim Sheens' expected departure from the NRL club. An anticipated board meeting at the club's Concord headquarters failed to materialise on Monday night - with the end of season review triggered by the side's dismal 2012 showing set to continue in the ...
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Thu 20 Sep, 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: Sheens survives at Tigers for now
Replies: 111
Views: 1750

Sheens survives at Tigers for now

Wests Tigers coach Tim Sheens survived the NRL club's Thursday night board meeting, but his job will be part of a club review over the coming weeks. Speculation mounted on Thursday that Sheens' 10-year career at the Tigers was to come to an immediate end at the meeting, following a disappointing 201...
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Mon 17 Sep, 2012 6:07 pm
Forum: Player Contract Rumours & Discussion
Topic: Tigers dump Beau Ryan and Chris Heighington to the sharks
Replies: 265
Views: 10323

Tigers dump Beau Ryan and Chris Heighington to the sharks

THE Cronulla Sharks have signed Wests Tigers winger and Footy Show star Beau Ryan for three years. Ryan will inform the Wests Tigers later today he will be joining former team mates Bryce Gibbs and Andrew Fifita in the Shire. His Wests Tigers second-row team mate Heighington is also expected to sign...
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Mon 16 Jul, 2012 2:18 pm
Forum: Player Contract Rumours & Discussion
Topic: Moltzen's new deal takes pressure off
Replies: 29
Views: 1429

Moltzen's new deal takes pressure off

By Nathan Ryan - sportsnewsfirst.com.au WESTS Tigers fullback Tim Moltzen's new three-year deal has lifted a weight off his shoulders and he can now concentrate on finishing the season. Moltzen created headlines in the pre-season after backing out of a deal to join St George Illawarra in order to s...
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Mon 16 Jul, 2012 7:41 am
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: Sironen finds voice with Tigers
Replies: 0
Views: 181

Sironen finds voice with Tigers

As he attempts to find his spot in the Wests Tigers side, rookie five-eighth Curtis Sironen says he'll only be as dominant as he wants to be. After a quiet return from minor knee surgery in last week's loss to Canterbury, Sironen was far more involved in Saturday night's 26-18 win over Penrith, incl...
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Fri 13 Jul, 2012 7:34 am
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: Broken-armed but unbowed: Tuqiri insists his career's not over
Replies: 7
Views: 485

Broken-armed but unbowed: Tuqiri insists his career's not over

AS HE sucked on the ''green whistle'' - the painkilling inhaler - in the dressing room as the clock wound down and the pain ramped up last Friday night, Lote Tuqiri came to the realisation his season was over. But he has since grown more bullish that is career is not. Tuqiri, the Wests Tigers winger...
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Mon 25 Jun, 2012 7:27 am
Forum: Round 16: Newcastle Knights vs Wests Tigers
Topic: Sheens honours Farah's request to play
Replies: 22
Views: 1311

Sheens honours Farah's request to play

ROBBIE Farah will make a brave return for Wests Tigers against Newcastle at Hunter Stadium tonight just over a week since losing his mother Sonia to pancreatic cancer. Farah trained with the team yesterday for the first time since Sonia passed away on Sunday June 17. The Tigers captain and hooker mi...
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Mon 18 Jun, 2012 4:40 pm
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: The bond that ties Farah and Marshall
Replies: 16
Views: 938

The bond that ties Farah and Marshall

Benji Marshall's public show of emotion after the passing of Robbie Farah's mother should finally have dispelled rumours of bad blood between Wests Tigers' two biggest stars. Marshall, who also lost his father, Mick Doherty, to pancreatic cancer two years ago, was reduced to tears as he and the othe...
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Sun 17 Jun, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: Round 15: Wests Tigers vs Sydney Roosters
Topic: Rested Robbie ready to rumble
Replies: 1
Views: 286

Rested Robbie ready to rumble

The star of Origin II is focused on a Roosters side he believes is underrated, writes Daniel Lane. Wests Tigers skipper Robbie Farah, still sporting the scars from his five-star performance for NSW in Wednesday's State of Origin victory, believes the onus is on him to produce another wholehearted ef...
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Wed 13 Jun, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Wests Tigers
Topic: Surgery to sideline Sironen
Replies: 38
Views: 1716

Surgery to sideline Sironen

Wests Tigers five-eighth Curtis Sironen is set to undergo minor knee surgery and is expected to miss two matches. The teenager has been ruled out of Sunday's clash against the Sydney Roosters at Leichhardt Oval, with the club confirming his injury on Wednesday. Wests are hopeful of having Sironen, 1...
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Wed 30 May, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: State of Origin
Topic: Pride and passion the key as Galloway awaits a call-up
Replies: 2
Views: 374

Pride and passion the key as Galloway awaits a call-up

AFTER roaring back into State of Origin calculations for NSW with a series of strong performances for Wests Tigers, prop Keith Galloway said last night he was ready to give the Blues what they want if coach Ricky Stuart picks him. ''If I'm watching the game on TV I'll be passionately supporting the ...
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Wed 23 May, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: Player Contract Rumours & Discussion
Topic: Four Signings Announced
Replies: 139
Views: 6492

MAJOR SIGNING NEWS FOR WESTS TIGERS

MAJOR SIGNING NEWS FOR WESTS TIGERSBy Wayne CousinsWednesday 23 May 2012 11:36 AM http://www.weststigers.com.au/site/_content/LeadImage/00027766-leadimage.jpg Wests Tigers has today announced the signings of two highly regarded forwards, a talented utility and the re-signing of one of the Club’s mos...
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Tue 22 May, 2012 11:23 pm
Forum: Round 12: Wests Tigers vs North Queensland Cowboys
Topic: From Wests Kittens to Tigers
Replies: 0
Views: 301

From Wests Kittens to Tigers

No-one's calling the Wests Tigers soft now. After four straight victories built on a strong work ethic, with little of the flash for which they are renowned, the Tigers are suddenly back in premiership contention. The winning run has muffled talk the joint venture club wasn't physically up to the ch...
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Thu 17 May, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: Round 11: Wests Tigers vs New Zealand Warriors
Topic: Sheens still searches for Tigers spine
Replies: 13
Views: 885

Sheens still searches for Tigers spine

Just 10 rounds into the NRL campaign, the Wests Tigers admit they are still yet to find the right winning formula with coach Tim Sheens tinkering with his 'spine' for the seventh time this year. The Tigers have won their past three matches, seemingly distancing themselves from a five-game losing str...
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Thu 17 May, 2012 1:06 pm
Forum: Round 11: Wests Tigers vs New Zealand Warriors
Topic: Tigers seeking revenge over Warriors
Replies: 4
Views: 319

Tigers seeking revenge over Warriors

Wests Tigers coach Tim Sheens says the club is ready to turn around their patchy NRL form and exact revenge on the Warriors for ending their premiership dream last season. Sheens admitted the Tigers were still burning from the heart-breaking semi-final loss, where Warriors centre Krisnan Inu scored ...