Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | ... | 334


21310 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166691 1-Nov-2014 21:39
Send private message quote this post

joker97: 101-0


I'd be pretty surprised. The US has improved a lot and SH wouldn't allow a thrashing like that, it would be bad for the game in the US.

Mad Scientist
20924 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166692 1-Nov-2014 21:41
Send private message quote this post

I was just kidding as we are fielding a second string side,, but it will be a trashing no less.




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


 
 
 
 


4080 posts

Uber Geek

Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166790 2-Nov-2014 10:02
Send private message quote this post

Is it just my eyesight on a Sunday morning, or is this broadcast in SD?

Never mind the tactics, the spectacle is the thing that is important for this match. Welcome back Sonny-Bill! Your grid iron contact for 2017 is in the post.




Areas of Geek interest: Home Theatre, HTPC, Android Tablets & Phones, iProducts.

Mad Scientist
20924 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166801 2-Nov-2014 10:35
Send private message quote this post

2017? More like nov 2015!




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


Mad Scientist
20924 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166802 2-Nov-2014 10:37
Send private message quote this post

I thought they were playing at 80% first half and 60% second half.

DC seems to be cautious not following thru his hip 100% only 60%. Trumps cruden's goal kicking even at that!




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


4080 posts

Uber Geek

Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166808 2-Nov-2014 10:58
Send private message quote this post

joker97: 2017? More like nov 2015!


2016 Olympics.




Areas of Geek interest: Home Theatre, HTPC, Android Tablets & Phones, iProducts.

Mad Scientist
20924 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166813 2-Nov-2014 11:11
Send private message quote this post

OIC *blush




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


 
 
 
 


18119 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

  # 1166841 2-Nov-2014 12:01
Send private message quote this post

Good game. As stated in the after match, the games was a success before the first ball kicked. AB's good, especially for a second string side, albeit helped by poor defence. USA very good at attack and holding the ball in first half. Both sides a winner as I see it

14241 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Subscriber

  # 1166853 2-Nov-2014 12:12
Send private message quote this post

Well done AB's 






Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

There is no planet B

 

 




21310 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166938 2-Nov-2014 16:09
Send private message quote this post

Crudens Goal Kicking is a serious concern for me. 3 Points or 2 points even can win a world cup and I don't have the confidence he can kick a winning goal. Barrett looks a lot more comfortable kicking and obviously an undercooked Carter can outkick him too. Expect more from Carter next week as he gains some match fitness .

WB SBW hopefully your injuries and the others aren't too serious.


Mad Scientist
20924 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1166979 2-Nov-2014 17:10
Send private message quote this post

Maybe he needs a drink or two and had cut down too much hence missing the kicks




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.




21310 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1171938 10-Nov-2014 09:18
Send private message quote this post

Boy did the ref have a howler yesterday. Shocking really.  Yellow card despite being advised against it no less than 3 times by the video ref? Reviewing the try AFTER the try was awarded?! There were a bunch of things that went really wrong for him he seemed in LaLA land.

Aaron Cruden needs to sort his kicking out quick smart, but then I don't rate him as our best number 10 anyways. The sooner DC gets back the happier I'll be, though I know that isn't a long term solution. I don't recall a time I felt Cruden looked comfortable kicking, compared to the likes of BB and DC or even Colin Slade. 

We need a couple of Emphatic wins this last two tests I think for our confidence. We don't look quite as commanding as we did this time last year.

395 posts

Ultimate Geek


  # 1171942 10-Nov-2014 09:29
Send private message quote this post

The ref really did have a shocker. I have no complaints about the penalty try being awarded (pretty much a standard thing if you give away multiple penalties in scrums while on your own 5m line) however I don't really understand how he didn't give one (+ a yellow) for the cynical foul after the break SBW made. It was a certain try for sure.

I agree we need to sort out our 10. However, I don't agree with you about BB kicking game. He came on and missed all but one. Together they kicked 3/8. Not good enough for either of them.




Web development blog: http://www.devhour.net
Follow me on twitter: @JAGracie

2000 posts

Uber Geek

Lifetime subscriber

  # 1171972 10-Nov-2014 10:05
Send private message quote this post

The game was dire to watch in places but I really enjoyed how Jonny May get the first try for England. It was the sort of play we expect from our backs.



21310 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  # 1171974 10-Nov-2014 10:09
Send private message quote this post

Hammerer: The game was dire to watch in places but I really enjoyed how Jonny May get the first try for England. It was the sort of play we expect from our backs.


That really was a great try, he really gassed us, quite rare, can't recall it happening in recent memory.

1 | ... | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | ... | 334
Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Arlo unveils its first video doorbell
Posted 21-Oct-2019 08:27


New Zealand students shortlisted for James Dyson Award
Posted 21-Oct-2019 08:18


Norton LifeLock Launches Norton 360
Posted 21-Oct-2019 08:11


Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards results
Posted 18-Oct-2019 10:18


Logitech introduces new Made for Google keyboard and mouse devices
Posted 16-Oct-2019 13:36


MATTR launches to accelerate decentralised identity
Posted 16-Oct-2019 10:28


Vodafone X-Squad powers up for customers
Posted 16-Oct-2019 08:15


D Link ANZ launches EXO Smart Mesh Wi Fi Routers with McAfee protection
Posted 15-Oct-2019 11:31


Major Japanese retailer partners with smart New Zealand technology IMAGR
Posted 14-Oct-2019 10:29


Ola pioneers one-time passcode feature to fight rideshare fraud
Posted 14-Oct-2019 10:24


Spark Sport new home of NZC matches from 2020
Posted 10-Oct-2019 09:59


Meet Nola, Noel Leeming's new digital employee
Posted 4-Oct-2019 08:07


Registrations for Sprout Accelerator open for 2020 season
Posted 4-Oct-2019 08:02


Teletrac Navman welcomes AI tech leader Jens Meggers as new President
Posted 4-Oct-2019 07:41


Vodafone makes voice of 4G (VoLTE) official
Posted 4-Oct-2019 07:36



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.