Parra Eels Canterbury Cup Team

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  1. hineyrulz

    hineyrulz Post Whore

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    It out-rated the A League and Super Rugby. How in the hell couldn’t they make money from it??

    Another Todd Greenburg failure.
     
  2. Joshuatheeel

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    and it helped us to the get the best young rugby juniors, slowing killing their junior base.......
     
  3. hineyrulz

    hineyrulz Post Whore

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    Especially in NZ, a lot of young blokes came over because they got a chance to be on the telly each week and Rugby had nothing similar.
     
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    lol f**k off
     
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  5. hindy111

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    U forgot the merkin on end
     
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  6. T-Boon

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    It was broadcast on fox and fox wasn't going to pay extra for it as it would not drive any subscriptions as everyone watching under 20s would already be signed up for NRL anyway where as Soccer would add some new subscriptions.
     
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  7. strider

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    True
     
  8. Twizzle

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    The NSWRL is pleased to announce 11teams will be involved in the state’s premier Rugby League competition, the NSW Cup for the 2021 season, including the Canberra Raiders under their own logo for the first time in 14 years.

    The competition was cancelled after the opening round in 2020 following the COVID-19 pandemic which had an impact on sporting competitions across the globe.

    The teams involved this season include Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles, Canberra Raiders, Mounties, Newcastle Knights, Newtown Jets, North Sydney Bears, Parramatta Eels, Penrith Panthers, South Sydney Rabbitohs, St George Illawarra Dragons and the Western Suburbs Magpies.

    “The NSW Cup is a competition steeped in history and has thrown up plenty of memorable moments over the years,” NSWRL Chief Executive David Trodden said.

    “It’s great to see the competition return in 2021. I’m sure the players are all looking forward to it and will be ready to go from the opening game.”

    It is the first time Canberra has returned to the NSW Cup under the Raiders logo since 2007 having previously been aligned with Mounties. Canterbury-Bankstown have played under the Bulldogs logo in the NSW Cup but will now align with Mounties.

    The NSWRL has already announced it is looking at ways for players to move freely between the NRL and the NSW Cup this season including regular COVID-19 tests. The draw for the NSW Cup is yet to be finalised but the opening round has been scheduled for 13 March.

    The NSWRL season will kick off on 6 February with the Junior Representative competitions including SG Ball Cup and the Tarsha Gale Cup (Under 19s), Laurie Daley Cup (Under 18s), Harold Matthews Cup (Under 17s) and Andrew Johns Cup (Under 16s).

    Other competitions being administered this season include the Harvey Norman NSW Women’s Premiership, Jersey Flegg Cup, a Presidents Cup competition which will involve teams from the Ron Massey Cup (Central Conference), Newcastle (Northern Conference) and Illawarra (Southern Conference) and the Sydney Shield.

    https://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2021/01/28/raiders-to-return-to-nsw-cup-for-first-time-in-14-years/
     
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  10. Gronk

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    My new favourite Ron Massey team

     
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  11. Gronk

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    https://www.parraeels.com.au/news/2021/02/25/nsw-cup-team-list-panthers-v-eels/

    1. Jordan Rankin

    2. Solomone Naiduki

    3. Will Penisini

    4. Tim Lafai

    5. Haze Dunster

    6. Will Smith

    7. Jakob Arthur

    8. Makahesi Makatoa

    9. Joey Lussick

    10. Dave Hollis

    11. Ellie El Zahkem

    12. Marata Nuikore

    13. Tasi James

    14. Dylan Clifford

    15. Daniel Sakisi

    16. Grant Taufalo

    17. Toa Mata 'Afa

    18. Charlton Schaafhausen

    19. Noel Aukafalou

    20. Harry O'Toole

    21. Charbel Tasipale
     
  12. chiefy1

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    Smart move, name Nikure in both Reserves and firsts to nullify his suspension :smile:
     
  13. Twizzle

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    nice to have some half decent depth
     
  14. Gronk

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    Most of them juniors. :thumbsup:
     
  15. Barry O'Speedwagon

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    We should have organised a trial against the Cook Islands.
     
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    Couple of Eels tries here
     
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  17. Poupou Escobar

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    Does anyone else watch Tarsha Gale hoping to see a try saved by a diving grab at some merkin's ponytail?
     
  18. Gazzamatta

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    "Merkins Ponytail?" Maybe I misunderstood?
     
  19. parrathruandthru

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    happened in 2017 GF. Dont think it even drew a penalty
     

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