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Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by casual-jedi, Jun 2, 2004.

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  1. General Cargin

    General Cargin Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    I'm guessing you'd never get out the front door if you did, right Goobs?
     
  2. Fampa

    Fampa Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Jul 20, 2002
    Finally, the next 12 months is looking bearable.

    YAY QUEENSLAND
     
  3. kahli

    kahli Jedi Knight star 5

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    go queensland, good on you for making an old lady's day!
     
  4. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    :cool:[face_Maroon]:cool:
     
  5. General Cargin

    General Cargin Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    A truly fantastic fightback that made good the video refs shockingly bad calls that went against Queensland. All hail King Darren for that magnificent intercept. [face_dancing]. You know the decisions are bad when a biased commentator like Phil Gould is saying the call should have gone in favour of Queensland...
     
  6. RoGuE_StreaK

    RoGuE_StreaK Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Intercept???
    I only caught the last ten minutes, so can't comment on any of the earlier stuff. But wasn't an intercept, it was a shockingly stupid brain-explosion, basically saying, "here, take the ball, we don't want it!" Lockyer was simply the only person interested in actually picking up the ball!
    Almost as bad as some of the in-goal passes that have been around...
     
  7. Fampa

    Fampa Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Jul 20, 2002
    What a difference a five-eighth can make!!

    You gotta respect the pill.
     
  8. kahli

    kahli Jedi Knight star 5

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    Dec 1, 2000
    I've heard of sore losers but this has to be be worst. excuse. ever.


     
  9. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    I love it!
    NSW might be bad losers...
    But they're even worse winners.;)

    Queenslander!
     
  10. Lozza

    Lozza Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Feb 8, 2005
    QUEENSLANDER!!!
     
  11. Kahlan72

    Kahlan72 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Dec 27, 2000
    Ah you cute little footy nuts you. :)

     
  12. Fampa

    Fampa Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Jul 20, 2002
    By my calculations QLD also spent the week in preparation in Melbourne leading up to the game.

    Does anyone have a pic of the QLD flag flying from the harbour bridge?
     
  13. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    No such luck Famps...
    But here's all the elements of your request.:D
    [image=http://www.flags.net/images/largeflags/ASTL0101.GIF] [image=http://www.skycam.com.au/stock/NSW/SydneyHarbourBridge_10-10-2004_28.JPG]
     
  14. Kahlan72

    Kahlan72 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Does the GO JUSTINE dance on Casuals behalf.

    Can't beleive I've not seen a Wimbledon match this year!
     
  15. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    [face_dancing][face_GoJustine][face_dancing]
    [image=http://www.cantonrep.com/photos/July2006/07wimb.jpg]
    Hopefully, she'll have another Grand Slam trophy after the final. I'd say she'd be after revenge against Mauresmo(for the Oz Open), but she's actually good friends with the Frenchwoman. So, there's no real bad blood there. Difference is, she's fully fit this time, so her Grand Slam set might just be completed tonight.
     
  16. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    Amelie was just too good on the day... :(
    Congratulations to her, but still... :(
     
  17. GoobaFish

    GoobaFish Jedi Padawan star 4

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    [image=http://newsimg.bbc.co.uk/media/images/41944000/jpg/_41944086_duo203.jpg]

    624 Run stand, a new world record!
    Sangakkara and Jayawardene, well done.
     
  18. morgan-aleghieri

    morgan-aleghieri Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Well this is a sports thread... [face_thinking]

    Anyone up for a game of [link=http://www.earthstar.co.uk/cricket.htm]Brockian Ultra-Cricket[/link]? [face_mischief]
     
  19. GoobaFish

    GoobaFish Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Mister Landis, you've made me sad.
    :(

    No, actually, :_| .
     
  20. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    May 6, 2002
    How could we have lost at Rugby League?! To the Poms no less!!![face_frustrated]
    It's not so bad really, if it weren't for the fact that they're such bad winners...

    I think because the English don't win many sporting contests..
    They seem to think it's alright to act like a right pratt, when they do get one out of the blue.:rolleyes:
     
  21. General Cargin

    General Cargin Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    But it was against England. Who cares? The only real international rubgy that matters are Rugby Union matches involving Australia and New Zealand or South Africa, and league matches between Australia and New Zealand.
     
  22. Fampa

    Fampa Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I am actually quite glad the Poms won on Saturday night. I was actually cheering for them. (It had nothing to do with their Sportsbet price [face_shame_on_you] ) :cool:

    As a fan of the game, rather than the matches, it has finally injected some much needed 'contest' into the Tri-Nations.

    I look forward now to the desperation the kiwis will have to show to remain in the series and then the Australia/GB game in Brisbane here in a fortnight to see the Kangaroos square the ledger.
     
  23. casual-jedi

    casual-jedi Jedi Master star 4

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    Been a good week for Aussie teams...
    The Cricket, The Union, The League.
    We are the best, chuck out the rest![face_dancing][//cheerleader][face_dancing]
     
  24. GoobaFish

    GoobaFish Jedi Padawan star 4

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    ...yeah, but we're losing at the lawn bowls. :( England's got us beat at that at the moment.

    Vee Eights in the Middle East, eh? What next? Aussie Rules in the USA?
    Hang on a minute... [face_shhh]
     
  25. Kahlan72

    Kahlan72 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Dec 27, 2000
    BASKETBALL!

    This deserves at least some recognition. Brisbane is in the NBL Final this year. They keep talking about the last time Brisbane won in 1987...oh how many games I saw that year.

    Anyway. First Final against Melbourne tigers at Boondall tonight and it was a really close intense game and the Bullets won by 3. WOOHOOOOOOOOO. Best of 5 series. Next game is on Sunday night. Thought it was tomorrow [face_blush] Love foxtel, although you'd think something like this SHOULD be telecast on free to air.

    GO BULLETS!
     
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