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Let's hope history repeats itself

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by MissKate, Jul 23, 2014.

  1. MissKate

    MissKate Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    A friend sent me this info, not sure if someone has already posted it and not sure of the source but I am open to be corrected but hope I don't need to be

    1987 - Bennett's last year at the raiders - Manly win the premiership
    2008 - Bennett's last year at the broncos - Manly win the premiership
    2011 - Bennett's last year at the dragons - Manly win the premiership
    2014 - Bennett's last year at the knights -

    Fingers crossed
     
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    • niccipops

      niccipops un echidna spillo mia bevanda Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      You left out - Manly win the premiership.:)
       
    • RiverEagle

      RiverEagle New Member

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      I wasn't aware of this unique statistic...

      History repeating (Manly win the comp) is enough for me...lol.

      But everything and anything that supports that outcome is fine by me!

      Thanks @MissKate
       
    • manlyfan76

      manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      2016 Bennets last year at Brisbane,
      Manly win the comp.
       
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      • danny-boy

        danny-boy Active Member

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        Not gonna lie, this information has got me so excited I've started saving up for the Grand Final ticket and memorabilia. I love stats like these. Thanks for sharing.
         
      • SeaEagleRock8

        SeaEagleRock8 Sea Eagle Lach Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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        Uncanny, those are also the years I bought a new toothbrush.
         
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        • HK_Eagle

          HK_Eagle Well-Known Member

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          What's a "toothbrush"?
           
        • HoldenV8

          HoldenV8 Well-Known Member

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          I always knew there was something I liked about Wayne Bennett......(no seriously, while I admire his record, I'm not a fan).
           
        • Chip and Chase

          Chip and Chase True Supporter Staff Member Administrator Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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          That's the title of the longest thread over at The Burrow
           
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          • bones

            bones Bones Knows

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            2008 - Ben Farrar NOT at Manly (Premiership)
            2009 - Ben Farrar at Manly
            2010 - Ben Farrar at Manly
            2011 - Ben Farrar NOT at Manly (Premiership)
            2012 - Ben Farrar at Manly
            2013 - Ben Farrar at Manly
            2014 - Ben Farrar NOT at Manly .......
             
          • Jethro

            Jethro This space is for rent Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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            That's just mean :p
             
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            • globaleagle

              globaleagle Deux bourbons s'il vous plait Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              Your teeth, presumably.
               
            • globaleagle

              globaleagle Deux bourbons s'il vous plait Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              Other teeth it doesn't like.
               
            • Peter C

              Peter C Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              You're breaking me up
               
            • globaleagle

              globaleagle Deux bourbons s'il vous plait Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              that's friggen gold!
               
            • Daddycool08

              Daddycool08 Well-Known Member

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              Come on all you wanna be Souths fans. Buy a toothbrush. Shshsh!
               
            • stlth15

              stlth15 Active Member

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              Manly Consecutive grand finals

              1995 manly lost grand final
              1996 manly won grand final
              2007 manly lost grand final
              2008 manly won grand final
              2013 manly lost grand final
              2014 manly ? grand final
               
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