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Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by George Carlin on Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:27 pm

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Maori All Blacks British & Irish Lions
17 June 2017
KO: 19:35 NZST (8.35am BST)
Rotorua International Stadium, Rotorua

Live on Sky Sports, Sky Sports HD and SkyGo

Referee: Jaco Peyper (South Africa)
Touch judges: [tbc]
TMO: [tbc]

A. FORM:

Played 8, Maori won 1, Lions won 7

Recently:

2005-06-11
NZ Maori 19 - 13 British and Irish Lions

1993-05-29
NZ Maori 20 - 24 British and Irish Lions

1977-07-13
NZ Maori 19 - 22 British and Irish Lions

B. TEAMS:

Maori All Blacks 
J Lowe; N Milner-Skudder, M Proctor, C Ngatai, R Ioane; D McKenzie, T Kerr-Barlow; K Hames, A Dixon (capt), B May, J Wheeler, T Franklin, A Ioane, E Dixon, L Messam.

Replacements: H Elliot, C Eves, M Renata, L Price, K Pryor, B Hall, I West, R Thompson.

British & Irish Lions
L Halfpenny (Wales); A Watson (England), J Davies (Wales), B Te'o (England), G North (Wales); J Sexton, C Murray (both Ireland); M Vunipola, J George (both England), T Furlong (Ireland), M Itoje, G Kruis (both England), P O'Mahony (capt, Ireland), S O'Brien (Ireland), T Faletau (Wales).

Replacements: K Owens (Wales), J McGrath (Ireland), K Sinckler (England), I Henderson (Ireland), S Warburton (Wales), G Laidlaw (Scotland), D Biggar (Wales), E Daly (England).

C. PREVIEW



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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by RuggerRadge2611 on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:29 am

ebop wrote:To be fair to the Maori the Lions test side are very good in defence. The Crusaders found that out. It's just their lack of composure, vision and skill sets that limit their try scoring ability that lets them down. They haven't really looked like scoring a try.

Meanwhile across the Tasman....
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Gwlad on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:29 am

ebop wrote:To be fair to the Maori the Lions test side are very good in defence. The Crusaders found that out. It's just their lack of composure, vision and skill sets that limit their try scoring ability that lets them down. They haven't really looked like scoring a try.

Try opening your eyes then you'll see more, simples.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:31 am

RuggerRadge2611 wrote:
ebop wrote:To be fair to the Maori the Lions test side are very good in defence. The Crusaders found that out. It's just their lack of composure, vision and skill sets that limit their try scoring ability that lets them down. They haven't really looked like scoring a try.

Meanwhile across the Tasman....
Lol, great win today for your boys, well done Smile
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:31 am

Gwlad wrote:
ebop wrote:To be fair to the Maori the Lions test side are very good in defence. The Crusaders found that out. It's just their lack of composure, vision and skill sets that limit their try scoring ability that lets them down. They haven't really looked like scoring a try.

Try opening your eyes then you'll see more, simples.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Gwlad on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:35 am

Maori an embarassment

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Gwlad on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:36 am

Looks like they spent more time on the pre match dancing

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:37 am

And there we go...another three. Captivating stuff.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Griff on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:37 am

Someone shut Gwlad up!

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Gwlad on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:38 am

Laugh

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:39 am

Maori need to chance their arm a bit more if they don't want to be sitting behind the posts all day.

For the sake of next week let's hope the Lions can put a try or two together, or they'll be run over.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by No 7&1/2 on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:40 am

Bit of a cheap shot that.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Scottrf on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:41 am

Yellow.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by eirebilly on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:41 am

No or little attempt to tackle, looks like he was trying to dislodge the ball.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:41 am

Yellow card, fair enough
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:42 am

Yellow card, a bit weak but there you go, a bit of bad luck with that one.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by RDW_Scotland on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:42 am

That could have been a red

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:43 am

He was on his knees when he hit, mitigating circumstances
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Rory_Gallagher on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:44 am

The All Blacks (lite) just can't help themselves can they? They just have to get a cheap shot in. Lucky to get away with the yellow.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by eirebilly on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:44 am

Taylorman wrote:Yellow card, a bit weak but there you go, a bit of bad luck with that one.

Seriously? Think it was well refereed and the YC was fair. Very little attempt to tackle, more attempt to dislodge the ball. 1/2p was going down in the tackle but it was a clear hit to the head so YC.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:45 am

No try, unlucky
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Rory_Gallagher on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:45 am

I'm absolutely shocked that the New Zealand fans think there was nothing in the cheap shoulder to the face.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:45 am

Rory_Gallagher wrote:The All Blacks (lite) just can't help themselves can they? They just have to get a cheap shot in. Lucky to get away with the yellow.

Rubbish, the guy fell into it as much as the shoulder came in. Yellow was correct, and unlucky for both players.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Scottrf on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:45 am

Feel like that touched the line but can't argue with the decision.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Scottrf on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:47 am

Pen on the line should be yellow. They were warned.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Griff on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:47 am

How many tries have we had disallowed now this tour? Must be about 7!

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Rory_Gallagher on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:47 am

Taylorman wrote:
Rory_Gallagher wrote:The All Blacks (lite) just can't help themselves can they? They just have to get a cheap shot in. Lucky to get away with the yellow.

Rubbish, the guy fell into it as much as the shoulder came in. Yellow was correct, and unlucky for both players.

You're a laugh. Laugh

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:47 am

This could get ugly for the MABs
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:47 am

They scored a try Tman!!!
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by BigGee on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:49 am

Penalty try is about the only way we look like scoring one!

We should win this, but it is pretty insipid stuff

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:49 am

ebop wrote:They scored a try Tman!!!

We'll sort of, the one you get when you don't get one. Maori have gone to pieces.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by eirebilly on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:50 am

Much better from the Lions and a serious lack of composure being shown here by the MAB's
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:50 am

Rory_Gallagher wrote:
Taylorman wrote:
Rory_Gallagher wrote:The All Blacks (lite) just can't help themselves can they? They just have to get a cheap shot in. Lucky to get away with the yellow.

Rubbish, the guy fell into it as much as the shoulder came in. Yellow was correct, and unlucky for both players.

You're a laugh. Laugh

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Rory_Gallagher on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:51 am

Now that the game is running away from them I would expect them to resort to more cheap shots and cynical penalties.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by RDW_Scotland on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:51 am

Can we start playing some attacking rugby now?

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:51 am

Good on halfpenny
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:52 am

Where's gwlad?

I miss that guy
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Rory_Gallagher on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:52 am

RDW_Scotland wrote:Can we start playing some attacking rugby now?

Why - did the coach change after the penalty try?

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Mad for Chelsea on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:52 am

Davies having a fine game, Lions a very good second half (so far).

Maoris have been rather awful IMO. Shows the importance of time together to gel as a team.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:52 am

eirebilly wrote:Much better from the Lions and a serious lack of composure being shown here by the MAB's

Yep, they've gone to the pack. I'd be a bit concerned about net week though. This side has been together a few days.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by The Great Aukster on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:53 am

If the Lions get too far ahead there will be even more 'no arms' tackles go in.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by eirebilly on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:53 am

Wind in the sails now.

Faletau is a serious player, outstanding from him.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Mad for Chelsea on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:55 am

Itoje capping off a fine performance with a try. Think the Lions pack has had a good balance to it today, the hooker-lock combination working well at the line-out. Starting front five?

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Rory_Gallagher on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:55 am

eirebilly wrote:Wind in the sails now.

Faletau is a serious player, outstanding from him.

I think that he is so consistently good that people forget just how high those standards are. After returning from injury he has shown just what Wales have been missing. There are no weaknesses in his game.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by The Great Aukster on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:55 am

1/2p has shown why he is critical to this team.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by Taylorman on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:55 am

Now they've got a real try. Well done. Lions have grabbed full control of this match. It ain't pretty, but it's effective.

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:56 am

MABs have been very very disappointing it has to be said. TKB will get a rocket up his ar5e for giving away stupid penalties and then also getting sent off. Silly boy. Lions have been solid.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by BigGee on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:56 am

MAB have actually been disappointing. I guess we should not forget that they are a scratch team as well

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by BigGee on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:58 am

We have been transported back to 1977! Only thing missing is the muddy pitch

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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by eirebilly on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:59 am

Rory_Gallagher wrote:
eirebilly wrote:Wind in the sails now.

Faletau is a serious player, outstanding from him.

I think that he is so consistently good that people forget just how high those standards are. After returning from injury he has shown just what Wales have been missing. There are no weaknesses in his game.

He really is a quality player and I honestly feel he would have pushed Vunipola to the starting 8 jumper.
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Re: Maori All Blacks v British & Irish Lions, 17 June

Post by ebop on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:59 am

Gwlad, where are you mate???

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