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Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:19 pm
Posted by Grimmy on Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:19 pm
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Cokey wrote:
Nice one. So if Wigan started to really struggle financially,you would be happy if the game flourished without you?
BTW - I do understand the loop fixtures, I was using Wigan & Toronto as an example.
Talking of selling tickets to your home fans,your attendances have been going down .......haven't they? :lol:

I don't want Wigan to struggle financially but I do want the game to flourish. If you offered me an SL with a lot more money with London, New York, Paris, Toronto etc in the top division and Wigan in the Championship then yes I'd take that if it meant the game was significantly stronger and we were able to retain our top talent, have a better international game etc.

Yep attendances have been going down for us, hopefully bringing in Hastings and Burgess, holding fan days and the team finding form whilst playing more attractive rugby will help that. It's been on the slide for a good while even whilst we've won trophies.
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Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.

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Most idiotic post ever goes to Grimmy..... The way to restart should be an arm wrestle between a designated player from each side.
Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:26 pm
Posted by craig hkr on Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:26 pm
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The whole concept was nuts from the start. I don't see any merit in this Canadian franchise. Just another White Eleohant
Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:05 pm
Posted by Cokey on Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:05 pm
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Grimmy wrote:
I don't want Wigan to struggle financially but I do want the game to flourish. If you offered me an SL with a lot more money with London, New York, Paris, Toronto etc in the top division and Wigan in the Championship then yes I'd take that if it meant the game was significantly stronger and we were able to retain our top talent, have a better international game etc.

Yep attendances have been going down for us, hopefully bringing in Hastings and Burgess, holding fan days and the team finding form whilst playing more attractive rugby will help that. It's been on the slide for a good while even whilst we've won trophies.


:lol: :lol:

Do you think you would be viable in the championship?
Mind you,whilst you're at it, you'll only embarrass Him. :lol:
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Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:40 pm
Posted by Budgiezilla on Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:40 pm
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It is what it is at the end of the day. If they get promoted, which they should do, then so be it.Personally I'm not that fussed/annoyed by them anymore, now Paul 'Mr Morals' Rowley has departed. :D
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Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 4:54 pm
Posted by RoyBoy29 on Sat Aug 10, 2019 4:54 pm
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craig hkr wrote:
The whole concept was nuts from the start. I don't see any merit in this Canadian franchise. Just another White Eleohant


you change your username to something more Leigh-esque please.

Just to keep with the anti Toronto thing us Leigh fans have going
Irony is represented below.

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He is not telling the truth. He is talking paranoid rubbish.
Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 5:57 pm
Posted by Grimmy on Sat Aug 10, 2019 5:57 pm
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Cokey wrote:
Mind you,whilst you're at it, you'll only embarrass Him. :lol:

Can anyone decipher this?
Frank Zappa wrote:
Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.

The_Enforcer wrote:
Most idiotic post ever goes to Grimmy..... The way to restart should be an arm wrestle between a designated player from each side.
1Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:00 pm
Posted by craig hkr on Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:00 pm
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RoyBoy29 wrote:
you change your username to something more Leigh-esque please.

Just to keep with the anti Toronto thing us Leigh fans have going

8)
Nowt wrong with Leigh fans.. Toronto will be another Crusaders situation
Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:28 pm
Posted by ploinerrhino on Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:28 pm
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I am with the Leigh fans on this one
Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:13 pm
Posted by Cokey on Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:13 pm
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Grimmy wrote:
Can anyone decipher this?


Yes,Him is a Leeds fan.
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Re: 1Re: Cost Cutting at Toronto
Post Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:14 pm
Posted by Cokey on Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:14 pm
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craig hkr wrote:
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Nowt wrong with Leigh fans.. Toronto will be another Crusaders situation


Thank you sir.
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