WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - GAME ON : Wigan Warriors v St. Helens - 19:45:00

Board index Welcome to RLFANS The Virtual Terrace GAME ON : Wigan Warriors v St. Helens - 19:45:00

Posted by Marvin on Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:30 am
Marvin User avatar
ADMIN
ADMIN

Reputation Points: 223
Rep Position: 7th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sat Dec 19, 2009 8:54 pm
Posts: 0
Location: "Don't pretend you want to talk to me, I know you hate me."
GAME ON : Wigan Warriors v St. Helens - 19:45:00

GENERAL CHAT ABOUT THE GAME, BUILD UP, THE ACTION AS IT HAPPENS AND AFTERMATH BELOW.
"You think you've got problems, what are you supposed to do if you're a manically depressed robot? No, don't bother to answer that, I'm fifty thousand times more intelligent than you and even I don't know the answer. It gives me a headache just trying to think down to your level."
Posted by Willzay on Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:40 am
Willzay User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 318
Rep Position: 3rd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:58 pm
Posts: 7881
This could be the penultimate derby for Wane, so I'm going for a Saints win.
The Troll Collective :

Jean Capdouze

Sir Kevin Sinfield

Lebron James
Posted by Mike1970 on Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:03 pm
Mike1970 Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Reputation Points: 4
Rep Position: 101st / 77,338

Quiz Score: 152

Joined: Tue Jul 22, 2014 6:05 pm
Posts: 135
Nice to see ratboy going in with the feet as usual
Posted by Roy Haggerty on Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:49 pm
Roy Haggerty User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 35
Rep Position: 70th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sat Dec 22, 2001 12:04 pm
Posts: 5480
Location: London
Saints without Taia, Percival, Barba and (everyone keeps forgetting) Walmsley.

That’s some serious talent not on the pitch. Reflected in a stilted attack, I think. But the young replacements are doing a good solid job in defence thus far.
Image

"...the biggest boor, the most opinionated pompous bigot that frequents these
boards and he is NOT to be taken at all seriously. "
Posted by Lebron James on Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:52 pm
Lebron James Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 119
Rep Position: 19th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sat Aug 03, 2013 9:32 pm
Posts: 1946
Saints missing bona fide class players and still winning. Wigan missing nobodies and using it as an excuse

Regards

King James
Superleague Titles
Warrington Wolfs - 0
Wakefield Trinity - 0
Leigh Centurions - 0

Budgiezilla wrote:
Surely it can only be a player from Catalans. Probably the best RL side I have ever witnessed in this season's comp.
Posted by Mash Butty on Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:01 pm
Mash Butty User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 28
Rep Position: 77th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Wed Jun 29, 2011 7:56 pm
Posts: 1222
Location: PIE IN THE SKY DISH
Lebron James wrote:
Saints missing bona fide class players and still winning. Wigan missing nobodies and using it as an excuse

Regards

King James

England Captain?
Posted by AS108 on Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:35 am
AS108 Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Reputation Points: 22
Rep Position: 83rd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:40 pm
Posts: 420
An brilliant performance given we had 4 important players missing. Should definitely have scored a lot more points but defensively outstanding yet again. I got laughed at when I said Thompson should be in the England squad at the start of the season but yet again he proved why he’s the best prop in SL. If it wasn’t for Barba and Roby he’d be in MOS contention. Roby once again brilliant, best hooker in SL history.
Posted by AS108 on Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:36 am
AS108 Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Reputation Points: 22
Rep Position: 83rd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:40 pm
Posts: 420
Mash Butty wrote:
England Captain?


O’Loughlin certainly not a nobody but well past his best. Players missing for Saints definitely better than those missing for Wigan.
Posted by Towns88 on Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:11 am
Towns88 User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 58
Rep Position: 49th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sun Jan 18, 2009 3:34 pm
Posts: 3929
saints had a whopping 4 players missing, 3 of which were probably rested and it's almost enhanced as a bloody injury crisis !!! Wigan with escare Burgess gildart lockers Williams Farrell missing, that's off the top of my head. That said Wigan were absolutely putrid. I think when escare returns they need to get Tomkins into the halves as he is the only sign of life they have.

Long way to go yet though, top 4 looks like it might be as it is now with maybe 2 3 4 just to shape out.
"I'm sorry, but I would hope that we would beat Cas with a 1 day turnaround."

An arrogant Wigan fan a few days before we stuffed them 18-4 at the JJB.
Posted by Judder Man on Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:00 am
Judder Man User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 39
Rep Position: 66th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon Oct 29, 2007 4:34 pm
Posts: 6010
Location: Now in Enemy Country
Not much creativity in that Wigan side they seem to rely on Tomkins all the time and Bateman to go forward and those 2 players are missing for next season. Powell is a terrible scrum half running sideways all the time and his passes have no impact at all.

As for Saints there fitness and mobility is the stalwart of there defence, wigan only managed one clean break all night, saints made loads of breaks to be dominant but couldn't finish them off with a bigger score line, thought they were worth 2 scores more.
The new young dynasty of super saints is coming to a ground near you.
Percival-Lomax--Grace-Thompson-Makinson-Swift-Walmsley, not Eastmond...the future is coming.
Next

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Him and 117 guests

Quick Reply

Subject: Message:
   

Return to The Virtual Terrace


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDYOUR TEAM
4,826,86697877,3384,559SET
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
Thu 31st Jan 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
ST. HELENS
Fri 1st Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
HULL FC
Fri 1st Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
HUDDERSFIELD
v
SALFORD
Fri 1st Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
CASTLEFORD
v
CATALAN DRAGONS
Sat 2nd Feb 17:00
SLXXIV
WARRINGTON
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Sun 3rd Feb 15:00
 CH
LEIGH
v
TOULOUSE
Sun 3rd Feb 15:00
 CH
BATLEY BULLDOGS
v
BARROW RAIDERS
Sun 3rd Feb 15:00
 CH
BRADFORD BULLS
v
FEATHERSTONE
Sun 3rd Feb 15:00
 CH
ROCHDALE
v
DEWSBURY RAMS
Sun 3rd Feb 15:00
 CH
SHEFFIELD
v
SWINTON LIONS
ALL SCORES PROVIDED BY RLFANS.COM (SETTINGS)






2