AFL Grand Final

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Unread post by Balmainbred » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 5:40 pm

Our brothers in Melbourne just won the compcongrats Richmond tigers


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Unread post by Geo. » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 5:47 pm

Was that today...?
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1. You are either on the Bus or you are off..
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3. Be the player your teammates want to play with..
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Geo nailed it...

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Unread post by innsaneink » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 5:47 pm

Just watching and it's clear the AFL do so many things much better than NRL... the timeslot one of them.

Congrats Richmond... Never seen them in the yellow singlet

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Unread post by hugh1954 » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 8:39 pm

Much Much Better in Time slots Networks OWN US

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Unread post by GoldXR50Leroy » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 9:18 pm

innsaneink wrote:
Sat 30 Sep, 2017 5:47 pm
Just watching and it's clear the AFL do so many things much better than NRL... the timeslot one of them.

Congrats Richmond... Never seen them in the yellow singlet
Guess what code is going to Twilight Grand Final next year!, with so many players and officials on ground I'm not surprised that you can't see the Runners' as you are supposed to be following the Ball not the lurkers in the Background!.


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Unread post by Cultured Bogan » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 10:06 pm

Good on the Tigers. Not a massive fan of AFL but follow Richmond loosely. Happy they've got the monkey off the back.

What is it with Tigers teams and not having done bugger all since the 80's (sans the Wests Tigers obviously... applied to Balmain, Cincinnati and Richmond.)
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Unread post by Fade To Black » Sat 30 Sep, 2017 11:52 pm

innsaneink wrote:
Sat 30 Sep, 2017 5:47 pm
Just watching and it's clear the AFL do so many things much better than NRL... the timeslot one of them.

Congrats Richmond... Never seen them in the yellow singlet
Spot on re: timeslot, day games have it all over night games IMO. Better atmosphere by far. The NRL likes their fireworks too much, arvo matches where you can see the shadows lengthen throughout the game etc is so much better than sterile night matches. Would love to see it change back to day GF's, don't think it ever will though.

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Unread post by tiger_one » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 12:06 am

A great win to the underdogs!
1980 till now, that's a long time to wait.
Tigerland!!

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Unread post by old man tiger » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 12:25 am

Great to hear some positive commentary about the "Tigs", but couldn't watch it until the end without getting tired.

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Unread post by Chris » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 1:54 am

Happy for the Tigers to win. Not a fan but my Melbournian brother-in-law is a life long hapless Richmond fan and Im happy for him to be able to feel what a grand final win is like.

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Unread post by tiger05premier » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 7:08 am

Happy the tiger's won as well. My cousin lives in Melbourne and loves Richmond. Was a great victory.

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Unread post by Harvey » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 9:34 am

Will be interesting after today when they compare the musical acts (as they invariably do).

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Unread post by Fade To Black » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 10:20 am

Harvey wrote:
Sun 01 Oct, 2017 9:34 am
Will be interesting after today when they compare the musical acts (as they invariably do).
It will be a no-contest. That Macklemore bloke could barely be described as music IMO. NRL has never had too much of an idea when it comes to entertainment pre-game, Cold Chisel have been the only decent act in recent memory, the rest has been garbage.
The on-field product is usually a no-contest as well on GF day, but it is pretty much always in the NRL's favour-it is a far superior physical contest and test of mind, body and courage.

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Unread post by WestsBenTigers » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 2:06 pm

Fade To Black wrote:
Sun 01 Oct, 2017 10:20 am
Harvey wrote:
Sun 01 Oct, 2017 9:34 am
Will be interesting after today when they compare the musical acts (as they invariably do).
It will be a no-contest. That Macklemore bloke could barely be described as music IMO. NRL has never had too much of an idea when it comes to entertainment pre-game, Cold Chisel have been the only decent act in recent memory, the rest has been garbage.
The on-field product is usually a no-contest as well on GF day, but it is pretty much always in the NRL's favour-it is a far superior physical contest and test of mind, body and courage.
Macklemore is great, I can't believe how many people either dislike or not know him.

Keith Urban was good last year.

If our on-field product is a non-contest then what is the AFL?
Our last two GF's have been decided by 1 and 2 points.
What have the AFL GF's been decided by?

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Unread post by Fade To Black » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 3:34 pm

I said it is a no-contest between the on-field product between the NRL and AFL.....NRL is always a far superior contest.
As far as Macklemore goes, what little I've heard of his "music" is garbage. With you being a teenager WestsBen I can understand that you like him, his music is aimed at teens IMO and I would be very surprised if anyone except teens think his music is quality. Keith Urban was bog average last year, the NRL very rarely get it right when it comes to the musical entertainment on GF day.

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Unread post by innsaneink » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 4:05 pm

I wanna punch Keith Urban in the moosh

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Unread post by Wagga Tiger » Sun 01 Oct, 2017 4:41 pm

Nothing wrong with Macklemore and I'm far from teenager. Never been to an AfL or NRL GF but I know which one I would choose if my team wasn't playing.

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Unread post by Onthebus » Mon 02 Oct, 2017 10:26 am

So when the Detroit Tigers, Tamil Tigers, Tasmanian Tigers, Castleford Tigers, Melbourne Tigers win we will give that a plug too.

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