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How did they award that?

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Dan, Sep 9, 2011.

  1. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    They are deadset kidding. Clearly the tigers are being set up to win. That was an absolute joke. Any other team that is given a knock on.

    It makes it that much more bitter that we got so many dud calls when they get that!
     
  2. Rusty

    Rusty Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, just posted a thread on the same thing. Terrible decision. They are being gifted this.
     
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    • Brookvale

      Brookvale Well-Known Member

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      poor referreeing continues
       
    • Rusty

      Rusty Well-Known Member

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      And you know what is worse, the commentators saying "He has every trick in the book"... like as if he did it on purpose. Piss off!

      He dropped it, he got lucky due to some crap reffing, and they got 6 points, cut the crap fawning over benji for just a moment, admit he was lucky and move on.
       
    • bones

      bones Bones Knows Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      To think that was awarded yet Jamie Lyon was called back for a knock on in Townsville. The refereeing standard is the worst I have ever seen in all my time watching Rugby League. The worst referee I have ever seen, Matt Cecchin actually signalled six more to the tigers when Marshall knocked that on. Unbelievable.
      C'mon Dragons!
       
    • Kiwi Eagle

      Kiwi Eagle Moderator Staff Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      Even watching Cecchin award a try pisses me off !!
       
    • COMMANDER

      COMMANDER IF YOU DO NOT TRY YOU CAN NOT FAIL 2016 Tipping Competitor

      Had it been anyone other than Benji it would have been called a knock on.

      Disgraceful!
       
    • Dan79

      Dan79 Active Member

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      if you drop the ball, you need to go for a kick ASAP, then claim it is a drop goal attempt. Very hard to police.
       
    • ads

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      I thought it was the right call.
       
    • StuBoot

      StuBoot Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      Fair enough I reckon. I haven't had a real good look at it but it looks as though he tried to kick it before it hit the deck, so no knock on even with the slightest touch as it should be. If he didn't score it'd be interesting to see the ruling but that's the same with most of 'em anyway.
      It seems some video refs are okay to award a try whilst others will look at 20,000,000 replays to find a reason not to - like the one last week at Suncorp, 9 times out of 10 both Yow Yeh & Matai's "tries" are benefit of the doubt at worst.
       
    • WAMF

      WAMF Well-Known Member

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      Anyone but Benji and it's ruled a NO TRY!
       

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