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Re: WT Official Team

Post by Tigerdon » Tue 08 Jul, 2014 10:58 pm

If Halatau is there to cover dummy half and centre, Wouldn't it be better to have him fresh coming off the bench?
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Post by happy tiger » Tue 08 Jul, 2014 11:19 pm

Love the bench , but the back row is light on with Halatau

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Post by VanillaThunder » Wed 09 Jul, 2014 12:14 am

I don't think they're planning on Farah having a spell, might depend on the scoreline late in the game. I'm happy with Halatau at second row, doesn't have the dynamism of Thompson but I'd say he'll be more consistent across 80.
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Post by Cultured Bogan » Wed 09 Jul, 2014 9:38 am

Good side given injuries and suspensions with the obvious exception of the centres. We must be pushing the cap for Lawrence and Lulia to keep being selected over the kids. Who knows, Lawrence may have a balltearer this weekend, he's about due. Sick of Lulia only ever being seen running the pill up first pass out of a scrum though... Have a go or do everyone a favour and jog on.
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Post by 851 » Wed 09 Jul, 2014 10:44 am

happy tiger wrote:Love the bench , but the back row is light on with Halatau
Gavet will play some backrow you would think.
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Post by alex » Wed 09 Jul, 2014 10:45 am

This side just shows how much we need to invest in outside back depth for next year. In season's past we had guys like Nofa, Koro, Simona coming through the ranks who were all destined for NRL. Can't say the same this year.

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Post by weststigerman » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:40 pm

Lodge is playing NYC today.

What could that mean?

Luani in? Hope not.
Akoula in? Then why was Lodge dropped.
Rowe in? Moses to 5/8 and Austin to bench (or vice versa)

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Post by Masterton » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:53 pm

weststigerman wrote:Lodge is playing NYC today.

What could that mean?

Luani in? Hope not.
Akoula in? Then why was Lodge dropped.
Rowe in? Moses to 5/8 and Austin to bench (or vice versa)
That's a real surprise. Thought Lodge looked good last week, and I was hoping for a 4-forward bench.
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Post by Gray » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:54 pm

weststigerman wrote:Lodge is playing NYC today.

What could that mean?

Luani in? Hope not.
Akoula in? Then why was Lodge dropped.
Rowe in? Moses to 5/8 and Austin to bench (or vice versa)
Hopefully Akoula. I see Lodge is starting in the 2nd row for the NYC team?

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Post by MacDougall » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:55 pm

I bet it's Luani. I bet Farah isn't playing.

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Post by versa » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:57 pm

Jesse Sue in

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Post by versa » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:57 pm

Jesse Sue in

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Post by phil1986 » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 4:57 pm

MacDougall wrote:I bet it's Luani. I bet Farah isn't playing.
I would say a backrower/ back cover like
Akoloua will be playing.

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Post by weststigerman » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 5:01 pm

versa wrote:Jesse Sue in

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Didn't think of that. Hope you're right.

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Post by Newtown » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 5:05 pm

MacDougall wrote:I bet it's Luani. I bet Farah isn't playing.
Qualities which Potter doesn't have in abundance are imagination and initiative. If Luaini is playing tonight then another I would add is an absence of logic. If Farah is tired or injured he should be replaced by Halatau who is a very good tackler and dummy half much better than Luani.

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Post by everett » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 5:10 pm

Lodge was great last week and deserves another shot.

We won games this year when we had 4 big forwards on the bench however Potter has changed things around for no reason

Happy if Sue is replacing Lodge.
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Post by innsaneink » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 5:37 pm

No...not ''no reason''
Theres always a reason

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Post by simonthetiger » Fri 11 Jul, 2014 5:53 pm

Sue is a beast...thats great news

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