Border Reivers vs Ospreys

Discussion in 'Guinness Pro14' started by Rugby_Cymru, May 11, 2007.

  1. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    Line up

    Border Reivers: Stuart Moffat; Dougie Flockhart, Ben MacDougall, Nick De Luca, Calum MacRae; Gregor Townsend (capt), Rob Chrystie; Gavin Kerr, Ross Ford, Bruce Douglas, Stuart Grimes, Opeta Palepoi, Scott Gray, Andy Miller, Kelly Brown.
    Replacements: Steve Scott, Ed Kalman, Craig Hamilton, John Dalziel, Brendan McKerchar, Steve Jones, Garry Law / Bryan Rennie

    Ospreys: Lee Byrne; Nikki Walker, Sonny Parker, James Hook, Shane Williams; Shaun Connor, Jason Spice; Duncan Jones (capt), Huw Bennett, Adam Jones, Brent Cockbain, Alun Wyn Jones, Jonathan Thomas, Richard Pugh, Filo Tiatia.
    Replacements: Richard Hibbard, Paul James, Mike Powell, Lee Beach, Martin Roberts, Andrew Bishop, Jonathan Vaughton.

    Referee: Alain Rolland (IRFU).

    Ok, so this is it.
    Depending on how Cardiff fare against Leinster this game could require Ospreys to do what they very rarely do in a season: get a 4 try bonus point.

    Ospreys are fielding a first team with quality throughout and some good solid names on the replacement bench as well. Henson is still out (surprise, surprise!0 with his ligament injury and Ryan Jones is also missing from action.

    Gregor Townsend, however, will be looking to rain on the Ospreys parade. It will be his last game, but it will also be the Borders last game as well before they are dibanded.
    They are not going to take this lying down.
    They want to leave the Magners League with a bang, with something for the fans.
    This will not be an easy job.
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  3. sorry mate, but i seriously think Borders might just snatch this one!

    i know ospreys are chasing the title, but i know most, if not all, of scotland will be shouting for the Borders (hopefully a fair amount will turn out at netherdale) and Townsend has spoken about how disapointing it is he will end his career in such a way - so he will want to win. I can see the Borders pulling off something special in this one. :D

    hope this dosent come back to haunt me! :lol:
  4. TVH11

    TVH11 Guest

    well Cardifff have done us a favour. Lets not screw it up. Shame that the Borders are being scrapped, nice little team they got. Gd luck hope we have a gd match, and an Ospreys win :lol2tn:
  5. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    I can't rule out any result for tomorrow.
    It could honestly go either way.

    I'm a little on edge.
    I just want the game to start now.
  6. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    20 mins to kick off!
    I finished work early today, just so i could get home to see the game.
  7. getofmeland

    getofmeland Guest

    This aint a scene it's the God Damn Ospreys!!!
  8. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    5 mins.

    Hook converts Filo Tiatia's try.

    Borders 0 -7 Ospreys
  9. Prestwick

    Prestwick Guest

    More like:

    This ain't a team, its (just) the bloo-dy Ospreys!!!

  10. getofmeland

    getofmeland Guest

    Haha I think that the Winners of Each League, so Magner's, Guinness, Top 14 and Super 14, should all be placed against each other in a world club Tournament, to see who is the Best Team in the World...
  11. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    22 mins

    Successful penalty conversion Borders.

    Borders 3 - 7 Ospreys
  12. Prestwick

    Prestwick Guest

    Actually....Crusaders vs St Helens one match with them playing League and the other with them playing Union and see what happens.
  13. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    27 mins

    Ospreys are a bunch of f***ing numpties!
  14. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    38 mins

    Hook converts Parkers try.
    Great break by hoks to create the opportunity.


    Borders successful penalty conversion.

    Borders 6 - 14 Ospreys
  15. noikz

    noikz Guest

  16. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    53 mins

    Hooks converts Parkers try.

    Borders 6 - 21 Ospreys
  17. noikz

    noikz Guest

    Titles in the bag. :cheers:
  18. getofmeland

    getofmeland Guest

    Well it looks like they have the Magner's League in One Hand!!!
  19. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    Borders 16 - 21 Ospreys

    After a some f***ing shambles!
  20. getofmeland

    getofmeland Guest

    Well they are cutting it fine a bit...

    Ospreys Win the Magners League!!!
  21. Rugby_Cymru

    Rugby_Cymru Guest

    Full time

    Borders 16 - 24 Ospreys

    What an amateurish performance.
    But we got the win.

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