RLFANS.COM
Celebrating
22 years service to
the Rugby League
Community!
WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - Crusaders Reservs win at Leeds Rhinos
Crusaders Reservs win at Leeds Rhinos Sun Mar 01, 2009 4:11 pm  
crucrucrusaders User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2008 2:00 pm
Posts: 4245
Location: Newport, South Wales
http://www.crusadersrfl.com/2009resseasonmatch1.htm

13 Welsh lads in the squad also.

Great result.
WELSH RUGBY LEAGUE - PRIDE & PASSION IN THE FACE OF ADVERSITY
Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:07 pm  

User avatarSaintsFan wrote:
SaintsFan User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Tue Jul 22, 2008 7:43 pm
Posts: 16170
Location: Somewhere other than here
Just wanted to say well done to your reserves lads! And 13 Welshmen in there too. Excellent stuff! :CLAP:

Keep it up! (but obviously not against Saints :wink: )
Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:22 pm  

User avatarLoop wrote:
Loop User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Sun Jul 16, 2006 8:45 am
Posts: 1771
Location: A place of settlement, activity, or residence (Leeds)

That is a sensational result for you guys, Rhinos were just about at full strength. Really bodes well for your future.
LARRY DAVID "We're told the customer is always right when in fact the customer is usually a moron and an a**hole"

It annoys me "when people don't follow societies unwritten rules"
A good day all round Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:09 pm  
cardiffcrusaderrob User avatar
Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Joined: Sun Mar 01, 2009 8:29 pm
Posts: 168
Under 18s beat Ince Rose Bridge to extend their winning run to 13 matches

and the Reserves beat a very good Leeds Rhinos 2nd string. Most importantly the backbone of the side are Welsh and look capable at this level and possibly more.

The future is very bright for Rugby League in Wales!

Ymlaen y Cru!

Rob
Re: A good day all round Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:15 pm  

User avatarStarbug wrote:
Starbug User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Tue Mar 09, 2004 5:59 pm
Posts: 33944
Location: watching out for low flying geese
cardiffcrusaderrob wrote:
Under 18s beat Ince Rose Bridge to extend their winning run to 13 matches
and the Reserves beat a very good Leeds Rhinos 2nd string. Most importantly the backbone of the side are Welsh and look capable at this level and possibly more.

The future is very bright for Rugby League in Wales!

Ymlaen y Cru!

Rob


Not played Leigh Miners yet :wink:
kcab sfrawdder



Luck is a combination of preparation and opportunity

Just to avoid confusion Starbug is the username of Steven Pike




SOMEBODY SAID that it couldn’t be done
But he with a chuckle replied
That “maybe it couldn’t,” but he would be one
Who wouldn’t say so till he’d tried.
So he buckled right in with the trace of a grin
On his face. If he worried he hid it.
He started to sing as he tackled the thing
That couldn’t be done, and he did it!
Re: A good day all round Sun Mar 01, 2009 11:46 pm  
crucrucrusaders User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2008 2:00 pm
Posts: 4245
Location: Newport, South Wales
Starbug wrote:
Not played Leigh Miners yet :wink:


No, not yet but top three will do for us in our first season thanks.

I'll be at the Leigh Miners game next week and hope we can have a go, which I think we can do.

Not too worried about the result to be honest, it's about bringing players through.

We've beaten Leigh's first team home and away last year comfortably enough and have a number of players in the Under-18 set up that have represented GB U-18's and are playing for the reserves now so it's not all bad. :)
WELSH RUGBY LEAGUE - PRIDE & PASSION IN THE FACE OF ADVERSITY
Mon Mar 02, 2009 10:01 am  

Rhino Roy wrote:
Rhino Roy Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Sat Dec 02, 2006 1:03 pm
Posts: 1193
crucrucrusaders you were questioning my comments on the amount of first teamers playing against Leeds mate.
First of all I am not taking anything away from the win, it was a great game to watch, but it was men against kids to be honest.
Take a look on your own website when they announced the squad including first team squad members Mark Lennon, Aled James, Steve Tyrer, Geraint Davies, Tangata Toa, and Paul Ballard and I forget the other.
Now take a look at the leeds side and see ther were 5 under 18's, 10 - 19 year olds and a 20 year old. Ashley gibson was the only player over 21 !
They played the whole game without a recognised hooker, lost one key player on 20 mins, and then lost scrum half who had already scored 3 times with 20 mins to go
It was a good win for your team but it reallly was men against kids.
Mon Mar 02, 2009 12:05 pm  

User avatarjannerboyuk wrote:
jannerboyuk User avatar
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Joined: Sun Feb 22, 2009 2:51 pm
Posts: 446
Location: Cardiff

Rhino Roy wrote:
crucrucrusaders you were questioning my comments on the amount of first teamers playing against Leeds mate.
First of all I am not taking anything away from the win, it was a great game to watch, but it was men against kids to be honest.
Take a look on your own website when they announced the squad including first team squad members Mark Lennon, Aled James, Steve Tyrer, Geraint Davies, Tangata Toa, and Paul Ballard and I forget the other.
Now take a look at the leeds side and see ther were 5 under 18's, 10 - 19 year olds and a 20 year old. Ashley gibson was the only player over 21 !
They played the whole game without a recognised hooker, lost one key player on 20 mins, and then lost scrum half who had already scored 3 times with 20 mins to go
It was a good win for your team but it reallly was men against kids.

so what are they doing in the reserves? Surely the point of the reserves is to give games to players not picked for the first team, out of form, recovering from injuring etc etc. Surely the whole of the reserves should be potential first teamers otherwise why are they there? Surely your younger lads should be in your academy side? :(
Mon Mar 02, 2009 12:53 pm  

Cardiff Cymru Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Joined: Sat May 01, 2004 9:43 am
Posts: 423

Rhino Roy wrote:
crucrucrusaders you were questioning my comments on the amount of first teamers playing against Leeds mate.
First of all I am not taking anything away from the win, it was a great game to watch, but it was men against kids to be honest.
Take a look on your own website when they announced the squad including first team squad members Mark Lennon, Aled James, Steve Tyrer, Geraint Davies, Tangata Toa, and Paul Ballard and I forget the other.
Now take a look at the leeds side and see ther were 5 under 18's, 10 - 19 year olds and a 20 year old. Ashley gibson was the only player over 21 !
They played the whole game without a recognised hooker, lost one key player on 20 mins, and then lost scrum half who had already scored 3 times with 20 mins to go
It was a good win for your team but it reallly was men against kids.


It was also an experienced set up versus a new one. That's what all the fuss is about. JannerboyUK is also correct about his assumption. The fact is we played the best we had against the best Leeds had on the day and I'm sure the Leeds lads have been played rugby league for a lot longer than most of ours, despite the ages.
Wed Mar 11, 2009 5:32 pm  

User avatarBob-Marley wrote:
Bob-Marley User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Thu Jun 22, 2006 4:43 pm
Posts: 1162
Either way it doesn't really matter if Leeds were under strength or Celtic are a new outfit. Nothing can be taken away from what is a sensational result for the Welsh boys.
2010 SL Prediction

1. Leeds
2. Warrington
3. St Helens
4. Catalan
5. Wigan
6. Huddersfield
7. Bradford
8. Hull KR
----------------
9. Wakefield
10. Castleford
11. Hull FC
12. Harlequins
13. Crusaders
14. Salford

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 11 guests

Quick Reply



Subject:
Message:

   
Please note using apple style emoji's can result in posting failures.

Return to North Wales Crusaders


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDTEAM
5,153,67275678,5794,559LOGIN
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
When you register you get access to the live match scores, live match chat and you can post in the discussions on the forums.
YOU HAVE RL CHAT OFF
RLFANS Match Centre
Sun 9th May
CH RND: 5 Swinton22-23Bradford
CH RND: 5 Dewsbury0-36Halifax
CH RND: 5 LondonB50-30Newcastle
CH RND: 5 York12-16Featherstone
NRL RND: 9 Manly38-32NZ Warriors
NRL RND: 9 St.George32-12Canterbury
CH RND: 5 Toulouse70-0Widnes
L1 RND: 1 Coventry20-38Barrow
L1 RND: 1 Hunslet16-28Workington
L1 RND: 1 Keighley44-18Doncaster
L1 RND: 1 Rochdale40-16West Wales
Sat 8th May
CC RND: 4 Hull FC20-10Wigan
CC RND: 4 Castleford19-18Salford
CH RND: 5 Oldham4-36Whitehaven
NRL RND: 9 Canberra16-24Newcastle
NRL RND: 9 Wests28-36Gold Coast
NRL RND: 9 NQL Cowboys19-18Brisbane
L1 RND: 1 LondonS24-44Crusaders
Fri 7th May
CC RND: 4 Catalans6-16Warrington
CC RND: 4 St.Helens23-18Huddersfield
This is an inplay table and positions can change as matches are in play.
National Rugby League 2021 ROUND : 10
 PLDFADIFFPNTS
Penrith 9 260 60 200 18
Parramatta 9 260 124 136 16
Melbourne 9 292 108 184 14
Souths 9 235 174 61 14
Sydney 9 254 123 131 12
St.George 9 193 169 24 10
 
Gold Coast 9 218 219 -1 8
NZ Warriors 9 189 216 -27 8
Manly 9 177 234 -57 8
Newcastle 9 161 220 -59 8
NQL Cowboys 9 165 255 -90 8
Canberra 9 173 209 -36 6
Cronulla 9 152 226 -74 4
Brisbane 9 140 240 -100 4
Wests 9 158 262 -104 4
Canterbury 9 92 280 -188 2
This is an inplay table and positions can change as matches are in play.
Betfred Super League XXVI ROUND : 6
 PLDFADIFFPNTSDIFFWP%
St.Helens 5 128 34 94 10 376.47 100
Wigan 5 111 56 55 10 198.21 100
Castleford 5 131 78 53 8 167.95 80
Catalans 5 137 86 51 8 159.30 80
Hull FC 5 105 58 47 7 181.03 70
Warrington 5 144 81 63 7 177.78 70
 
Hull KR 5 105 134 -29 4 78.36 40
Huddersfield 5 68 98 -30 2 69.39 20
Leeds 5 63 99 -36 2 63.64 20
Salford 5 68 142 -74 2 47.89 20
Wakefield 5 66 154 -88 0 42.86 0
Leigh 5 66 172 -106 0 38.37 0
This is an inplay table and positions can change as matches are in play.
Betfred Championship 2021 ROUND : 6
 PLDFADIFFPNTSDIFFWP%
Toulouse 4 159 40 119 8 397.50 100
Featherstone 4 128 50 78 8 256 100
Batley 5 172 88 84 8 195.45 80
Bradford 5 127 134 -7 8 94.78 80
Sheffield 5 124 100 24 5 124 50
LondonB 5 124 145 -21 5 85.52 50
 
Halifax 5 155 101 54 4 153.47 40
York 5 126 93 33 4 135.48 40
Whitehaven 5 109 119 -10 4 91.60 40
Dewsbury 5 73 123 -50 4 59.35 40
Oldham 5 82 156 -74 4 52.56 40
Newcastle 5 120 153 -33 3 78.43 30
Widnes 5 106 180 -74 3 58.89 30
Swinton 5 74 197 -123 0 37.56 0
This is an inplay table and positions can change as matches are in play.
Betfred League One 2021 ROUND : 2
 PLDFADIFFPNTSDIFFWP%
Rochdale 1 40 16 24 2 250 100
Keighley 1 44 18 26 2 244.44 100
Barrow 1 38 20 18 2 190 100
Crusaders 1 44 24 20 2 183.33 100
Workington 1 28 16 12 2 175 100
Hunslet 1 16 28 -12 0 57.14 0
 
LondonS 1 24 44 -20 0 54.55 0
Coventry 1 20 38 -18 0 52.63 0
Doncaster 1 18 44 -26 0 40.91 0
West Wales 1 16 40 -24 0 40 0
This is an inplay table and positions can change as matches are in play.
Betfred Womens Super League 2021 ROUND : 3
 PLDFADIFFPNTSDIFFWP%
St.HelensW 2 176 0 176 4 1,760 100
CastlefordW 2 84 6 78 4 1,400 100
WiganW 2 90 8 82 4 1,125 100
LeedsW 2 140 16 124 4 875 100
YorkW 1 16 68 -52 0 23.53 0
Wire W 1 8 52 -44 0 15.38 0
 
FeatherstoneW 2 6 112 -106 0 5.36 0
BradfordW 2 0 124 -124 0 0 0
Hudds W 1 0 90 -90 0 0 0
WakefieldW 1 0 44 -44 0 0 0
RLFANS Recent Posts




X