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Green Piece 18.01.08

Green Piece

Coach’s Comments…

  • Cautious optimism as 1st XV halt long run of ‘reverses’ in the Shield
  • Coach Lambo applauds ambitious attack and tenacious defence but cautions that “Rome is not yet built”
  • Task Force reminded of tough Shield schedule and January target

Touchline Talk…

  • Spectators treated to a results full-house with 1 win, 1 draw and 1 loss
  • New Year try-fest for those on the 1st XV touchline with 14 groundings
  • Crowd appreciate proper-rugby with power from those wearing low numbers and pace from those sporting the higher digits

Total Trivia…

  • Scotland’s David Sole scored the last International 4-point try against Australia in 1992 before the tariff increased to the current level. Rumours abound that veteran 2nd Row Bill Miller will continue to play on until he records his inaugural 5-pointer…