2019 Test - NZ 34-14 Tonga @ Mt Smart

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Oceania Cup - Rep Weekend: NZ v Tonga

Poll closed Jun 22, 2019.
  1. New Zealand

    66.7%
  2. Tonga

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  3. Draw after Golden Point

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  1. 2 weeks

    2 weeks First Grade

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    Mary must've given them their halftime speech.
     
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  2. mxlegend99

    mxlegend99 Coach

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    Should be a starting NRL hooker. The guy is unbelievable
     
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  3. no name

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    That shows how hopeless the merkins in the bunker are.

    Great play from B Smith btw.
     
  4. KeepingTheFaith

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    Scary how good Smith could be. He's got Isaac Luke's running game, but 10x the brainpower.
     
  5. SBD82

    SBD82 First Grade

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    Melbourne had better retire Cam smith very soon. In his first chance at elite level Brandon is living up to the hype.

    Can’t see how anyone could afford to keep him if they’re not throwing elite money in his direction.
     
  6. veggiepatch1959

    veggiepatch1959 First Grade

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    Like all Pacific island nations mate. And I'm a fifth generation Anglo.
     
  7. _snafu_

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    [​IMG]
     
  8. Front-Rower

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    Stating the obvious though Tongan’s need a 6 & 7
     
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    I'm sure someone at Melbourne can be as bad at golf as Uncle Nick.
     
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  10. SBD82

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    Good point.

    I wonder if he likes boats.
     
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  11. t-ba

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    How else do you get around if rain has grounded all the planes?
     
  12. t-ba

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    That's a terrible call tbh.
     
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  13. Tommy Smith

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    Lol Brandon Smith will be almost 25 before he's a starting hooker in the NRL.

    He's an absolute gun who is wasting away 1/3rd of his career down in Melbourne warming the bench when he should've been a starting hooker for a couple of years now.

    It's mildly infuriating.
     
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  14. KeepingTheFaith

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    Tonga can't knock on or be penalised in this game apparently.

    Edit: Hey it worked. About time.
     
  15. SBD82

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    I thought it looked like a strip live. But that knock on call was atrocious.
     
  16. CliffyIsGod

    CliffyIsGod First Grade

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    Tonga just need a half decent half.
     
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    Just awful
     
  18. mxlegend99

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    From one of the worst refs in the competition it's not surprising
     
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    Meth Moderator Staff Member

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    Cummins is desperate to get Tonga back in this game
     
  20. 2 weeks

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    Tonga can't score even after getting the souths treatment off of the refs.
     
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