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Lawrence in Round 22

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Ramrod, Aug 6, 2013.

  1. Ramrod

    Ramrod Well-Known Member

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    Not sure if this was covered in other threads, so here goes...

    Lawrence = game against Parra, what was he thinking when he gave away 3 penalties (I think it was 3)?? One penalty is bad enough, but 3??

    I think he's been an awesome buy for us. He's fast, fit and tough. Very high work rate type of Prop, but should curb this issue - penalties can win or lose us a game.
     
  2. The Eagle Has Landed

    The Eagle Has Landed Well-Known Member

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    I can remember Buhrer doing the same thing a few weeks back.
    Lawrence usually is pretty good in the penalty department.
    But yes if we keep giving away stupid penalties to a quality side they will make us pay.
     
  3. Brookie

    Brookie Well-Known Member

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    i was more worried about his handbrake!
    he got snapped once, made Lussick look good
     
  4. MadMarcus

    MadMarcus Local Lunatic 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    The ref was obviously trying to keep Parra in the game all the way along so I'm not too concerned about the penalties.
     
  5. SeaEagle21

    SeaEagle21 Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Ref just trying to keep a contest alive.. Nothing to be concerned about. Although can someone please tell me what the difference was between Lussick's hit on BJ and Matai's on George Burgess?
     
  6. Frank

    Frank Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Difference = Matai
     
  7. Normie

    Normie Well-Known Member

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    Once again the "Manly Loading" comes in to play......
     
  8. Frank

    Frank Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Me too. I don't understand why he seems to be slowing as he hits the line. This annoying habit has slowly crept into his game over the last few rounds.

    Carrying an injury?
     
  9. The Who

    The Who Well-Known Member

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    I hate the penalties on the fifth tackle. I can't believe any player, no matter how bereft of brain cells, would deliberately give away a penalty on the fifth tackle. Yet the two pinkies regularly find them.
     
  10. MissKate

    MissKate Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Matai hit the ball and his arm bounced up and tapped georgette on the chin. lossick hit Brenton smack in the face. Go figure!
     
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  11. SeaEagle21

    SeaEagle21 Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    BJ's biggest problem was getting up to play the ball like a proper sportsman. Just feel sorry for Matai because this season Inu has been so much worse in dirty play, Late shoulder charge on Dugan last night was one example on top of dropping ppl on their heads
     

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