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Owen Ashby

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Joined November 2013







45 yr. Played lots of sport when younger, watch lots of sport now. Love sport esp rugby league and union. like interacting with other fans. interested in submitting written material



I would like to see a rugby union style bonus points system used for teams who score 4 or more trys or finish within 6 points of their opposition.

Five ways to improve rugby league

A warriors premiership would be the ultimate for me but the best footy on the planet is State of Origin

What is the biggest prize in rugby league?

…Cronk, Scott, Thaiday, Parker, Boyd All Queenslanders. Then chuck in the best of the Blues – Gallen, Bird, Fifita, Morris and even Hayne. What a team!

Kangaroos vs New Zealand: 2013 Rugby League World Cup Final live scores, blog

Yeah it was a near perfect 80 mins and Aus just shut the Kiwis out. As a NZ fan I was disappointed with the result because I was hoping for a close game but the Kangaroos were all class across the paddock

Kangaroos vs New Zealand: 2013 Rugby League World Cup Final live scores, blog

I agree. SKD and Matai would have been my first choice at centre. I think this position is the Kiwis weakness while the Kangaroos backline is all class regardless of who is playing

England, Australia, New Zealand: rugby league's big three

The better team can never lose, The better team is, by definition , the team that finishes with the most points. Unless we have the outcome of games decided by a panel of experts.

Australia's Plan B: Ban all Kiwis!

Hard to compare SBW and GI when one’s a forward and one’s a back. But I’m happy with the decision. I thought GI’s troublesome knee left him a little underdone at times this season.

SBW named world's best


Can the Kangaroos follow in the Jillaroos' footsteps?