Wests Tigers Draw - 2017

Wests Tigers Discussion
User avatar
Tiger4life
Member
Member
Posts: 376
Joined: Wed 21 Sep, 2016 3:52 pm

Wests Tigers Draw - 2017

Post by Tiger4life » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:12 am

Wests Tigers

Teams they play twice: Rabbitohs, Panthers, Dragons, Cowboys, Eels, Sharks, Roosters, Titans, Sea Eagles

Teams they play once: Raiders, Storm, Bulldogs, Broncos, Knights, Warriors

Starting point: It starts off with two Sunday games, the first against the Rabbitohs at ANZ Stadium in the final match of Round 1 followed by a visit from the Panthers to Campbelltown Stadium.

Tough run: Thankfully for Tigers fans there's no real cluster of gruelling away trips or back-to-back games against heavyweights likes Melbourne, Brisbane and North Queensland all piled together. A visit from the Storm to Leichhardt in Round 4 is soon followed by a long trek to Townsville in Round 6 before backing it up in an Easter Monday showdown against the Eels in Round 7 which will provide an early tester.

Show-stoppers: That Easter Monday clash in Round 7 is sure to draw plenty of interest while the final regular season fixture will be against the Warriors at Leichhardt Oval. Given how entertaining meetings between those two clubs are, that will be a massive finish if both teams are still in finals contention at that stage.

Origin impact: (Byes: Round 12 and 18.) The Tigers only have a Round 15 game with the likes of Aaron Woods and James Tedesco away on Blues duty and that comes against a Cronulla side likely to be missing some big guns of their own.


User avatar
Tiger4life
Member
Member
Posts: 376
Joined: Wed 21 Sep, 2016 3:52 pm

Post by Tiger4life » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:14 am

Not a bad draw. We play 4 of last years top 8 twice. Wouldn't have been good to get 2 games against either Newcastle or warriors though.

User avatar
Sabre
Member
Member
Posts: 6867
Joined: Fri 10 Jul, 2009 9:06 pm
Location: Tiger Town

Post by Sabre » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:14 am

Image

User avatar
Sabre
Member
Member
Posts: 6867
Joined: Fri 10 Jul, 2009 9:06 pm
Location: Tiger Town

Post by Sabre » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:16 am

Best of all - we don't get the stupid 6pm Friday timeslot once.

User avatar
Tiger4life
Member
Member
Posts: 376
Joined: Wed 21 Sep, 2016 3:52 pm

Post by Tiger4life » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:18 am

PlenTy of Sunday afternoon games aswell which the kids love.


User avatar
Kavi
Member
Member
Posts: 615
Joined: Mon 28 Apr, 2014 4:29 pm

Post by Kavi » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:23 am

plenty of games on channel 9

User avatar
Kul
Member
Member
Posts: 5864
Joined: Sat 04 Jul, 2009 12:24 am
Location: Balmain

Post by Kul » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:27 am

11 out of 20 games are FTA
That's bordering on unfair for all the other clubs.

The big wigs at concord must be VERY happy today
Founder - WestsTigersForum.com

happy tiger
Member
Member
Posts: 39041
Joined: Sun 27 Feb, 2011 4:49 pm

Post by happy tiger » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:27 am

We cop it early , we could quite easily be 1-5

User avatar
Geo.
Member
Member
Posts: 27851
Joined: Fri 10 Jul, 2009 10:55 pm
Location: Sandy Point NSW..

Post by Geo. » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:28 am

Stickyed.....

It's a good a Draw as you get I guess...no easy games in the NRL...

Round 11 and Round 21...foreveratiger...it's ON brother...
Ivan's Laws

1. You are either on the Bus or you are off..
2. The Star of the Team is the Team
3. Be the player your teammates want to play with..
happy tiger wrote:
Mon 11 Jun, 2018 10:03 pm


Sorry FT , you know I'm not the brightest match in the pile

User avatar
foreveratiger
Member
Member
Posts: 11778
Joined: Mon 27 Jun, 2011 8:03 pm

Post by foreveratiger » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:30 am

Geo. wrote:Stickyed.....

It's a good a Draw as you get I guess...no easy games in the NRL...

Round 11 and Round 21...foreveratiger...it's ON brother...
Broncos and Titans up here :D :righton:.

What about our run home the last 4 games? Brilliant.

That is a good draw.
It depends who you talk to on this Forum, if you are Optimistic? it's because your delusional and need a reality check. If you are Pessimistic? Your accused of being a negative Nancy and to go and follow another Club.

formerguest
Forum Suppoter
Forum Suppoter
Posts: 3724
Joined: Fri 07 Jun, 2013 7:33 pm

Post by formerguest » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:54 am

Sabre wrote:Best of all - we don't get the stupid 6pm Friday timeslot once.
Yeah, but may yet be caned in the TBA run home.

Craig
Member
Member
Posts: 67
Joined: Sun 18 Oct, 2009 1:01 pm

Post by Craig » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:56 am

Only complaint is the home game split. Well that and no trip down here to AAMI grr

Surely Cronulla at Campbelltown and Easts at Leichhardt make more sense?

Otherwise they got the splits right. Penrith at the old girl was stupidity.

supercoach
Member
Member
Posts: 6822
Joined: Mon 13 Jul, 2009 2:38 pm

Post by supercoach » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 11:58 am

The best time to play the better sides is early as every game is a lottery for the first month. I think both Cambo and LO got some good quality games. As for being a hard draw, any draw is a hard draw in the NR and at this stage we have no idea who the improvers or the sliders will be.

Like most teams, if we get a good run with injuries we will do okay, but if Teddy or Moses get a long injury we are in trouble

TrueTiger
Member
Member
Posts: 5328
Joined: Thu 14 Aug, 2014 11:22 am

Post by TrueTiger » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 12:17 pm

Outstanding draw,good amount of Sunday FTA games ...Campbo and LO should draw big crowds if the team is performing well...I really think we are going to be competitive this year,although many insist that the squad isn't all that good,we could unearth some great talent this year...Ballin tutoring Liddle,Idris helping the young guys and filling a centre position that has been needed badly,ET resigning and the inclusion of a couple of young talented players from the NYC.....sounds exciting to me,but I will watch with hope of an incredible seasons performance from coaching through to players......BRING IT ON BROTHER'S AND SISTER'S....WESTS TIGERS ...NOW AND FOREVER... :sign: :supporter:
You may see me struggle...but you will never see me quit... :D

TrueTiger
Member
Member
Posts: 5328
Joined: Thu 14 Aug, 2014 11:22 am

Post by TrueTiger » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 12:20 pm

Sometimes I get excited about our club....did you notice.....?
You may see me struggle...but you will never see me quit... :D

User avatar
pHyR3
Member
Member
Posts: 5048
Joined: Tue 12 Feb, 2013 7:11 pm

Post by pHyR3 » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 12:21 pm

damn, we better be FAST out of the gates.

play like the seasons on the line, because it will likely be decided in the first 8 weeks. we cant afford to be anything less than 3-5 which isnt easy:

Rabbitohs, Panthers, Raiders, Storm, Dragons, Cowboys, Eels, Bulldogs

we can beat souths, dragons and then maybe 1 of the other teams.

i think we play brisbane during origin again though so thats nice
''Everybody talks about their four brothers, we have 17 here so we don't really care about them."

User avatar
Geo.
Member
Member
Posts: 27851
Joined: Fri 10 Jul, 2009 10:55 pm
Location: Sandy Point NSW..

Post by Geo. » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 12:27 pm

TrueTiger wrote:Sometimes I get excited about our club....did you notice.....?

No

Last 5 Rounds we dont have to leave Sydney is also a bonus...
Ivan's Laws

1. You are either on the Bus or you are off..
2. The Star of the Team is the Team
3. Be the player your teammates want to play with..
happy tiger wrote:
Mon 11 Jun, 2018 10:03 pm


Sorry FT , you know I'm not the brightest match in the pile

User avatar
marzie
Member
Member
Posts: 1617
Joined: Fri 15 Aug, 2014 8:43 pm

Post by marzie » Thu 24 Nov, 2016 12:46 pm

pHyR3 wrote:damn, we better be FAST out of the gates.

play like the seasons on the line, because it will likely be decided in the first 8 weeks. we cant afford to be anything less than 3-5 which isnt easy:

Rabbitohs, Panthers, Raiders, Storm, Dragons, Cowboys, Eels, Bulldogs

we can beat souths, dragons and then maybe 1 of the other teams.

i think we play brisbane during origin again though so thats nice
I reckon we can beat all of those teams. We should beat souths, dragons, eels & bulldogs. Panthers at Campbelltown & Storm at Leichhardt too. Would be happy with at least 4-4

Agree that the first couple of months are crucial. Our start this year killed us. 2-8 after 10 rounds... :/

Post Reply