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The Crocker Dream fulfilled - Thanks Beaver

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Rex, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. Rex

    Rex Well-Known Member

    +2,376 /60
    Before the GF Tom Keneally said he hopes Crocker gets sent off.  We all wanted retribution for THAT hit on Snake's head last year.  Billy Slater's knee to Crocker's head was a nice entree.  Here's the fairytale ending.  Thanks Beaver!!


    Storm enforcer Michael Crocker said the pain of losing to the Sea Eagles "hurt 10 times more" than his two shattered ribs. It was revealed after the match the Hull-bound hard-man played the closing stages of the decider with two broken ribs. "Yeah, I came off and got a couple of needles," Crocker said.

    "It was late in the match and it is going to be sore. I think it was Menzies that got me but I am not the only one.

    "I was in pain but the second half was painful. No one can put a finger on what happened out there. It just wasn't a Melbourne Storm performance."

    Choking back tears as he sat alone in the Storm dressing room, Crocker described the defeat as heartbreaking.

    "Yeah it was," he said. "I have tasted defeat in 2006 and this is far worse. It is the hardest loss of my career. It was a tough loss and a disappointing way to go out, but I have had a wonderful career in Australia. I have won two premierships, I will cherish the times I have had here and those two great wins."
  2. Zep

    Zep Active Member

    +8 /0
    what are these things rolling down my face? are they tears? if they are they are tears of joy!
  3. The Wheel

    The Wheel Well-Known Member

    +2,756 /88
    My Note to Crocker:  Sucked in Grub!  Piss off to the UK & take your filfthy mate Slater with you
  4. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member

    +215 /5
    If only I could smite another player!!!! :) He and Waldron would be right up there!!!
  5. Jethro

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

    +2,307 /13
    I wonder who else Beaver got & how did he get them i.e. more broken ribs?
  6. DSM5

    DSM5 Well-Known Member

    +516 /0
    I couldn't tell which hit broke his ribs, does anyone know what time that was so I can put it on permanent loop on my telle.
  7. Cameron

    Cameron Cambo

    +669 /35
    get that up u
    u ****en low ****
  8. Chip and Chase

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

    +8,578 /80
    Josh says to say hi to Clint when you see him next.
  9. Utility Player

    Utility Player Well-Known Member

    +514 /6
    And to tell him that the only thing his finger has been in more times than his premiership ring is, well you know the rest
  10. Ian Martin tragic

    Ian Martin tragic Well-Known Member

    +186 /0
    On the reaction of the storm players; roy masters had a piece about it and he said that by the time the storm bus had reached parramatta on the way out of homebush they were laughing and joking......
    At least crocker sounds like he took it the only way you could, which is very hard. Im expecting them to be in a dark hole for quite a while next year wondering why they can't play footy anymore.....

    enjoy it boys 8)

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