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Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations 
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Post Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/38984204

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Wed Feb 15, 2017 3:23 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
He's a massive loss to Scotland.

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Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:23 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
unlucky. Him and Scotland on a high right now. Shame for the lad.

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Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:32 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
good news for Scotland? there are better 9's than him to select. leadership loss is bit of a blow though as don't think of the backs as leaders in that team.


Wed Feb 15, 2017 6:28 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
No use crying over it just have to get on with it and Ali Price will give the Welsh defence a different problem. Much quicker service than Laidlaw and more likely to snipe around the side and hopefully will keep the Welsh back row honest
Problem is more in who is on the bench. Hidalgo-Clyne and Pyrgos both looked excellent last year but have been fairly pants this year neither getting much game time and both being very much number 2 behind Sean Kennedy at Embra and Price at Weegies. My suspicion is that Price will start and Pyrgos will cover the bench.
A real shame for Greeg of whom I have been very critical because of his slow service but he has more than made up for it with his goalkicking and leadership over the last couple of seasons.But as I say no point in crying over it we just have to get on with it.


Wed Feb 15, 2017 10:20 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
He is their leader, but as far as his roles as scrum-half and place-kicker are concerned I am sure he'd be fairly easily replaced.


Fri Feb 17, 2017 12:43 am
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
najbritcol wrote:
He is their leader, but as far as his roles as scrum-half and place-kicker are concerned I am sure he'd be fairly easily replaced.

Good short range kicker, has had a good average at various times in the past but short range kickers should always have a good average in the modern game.

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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
Wheels starting to come off for Scotland on the injury front, Strauss out now for the rest of the 6 nations with a kidney injury.

http://www.scotsman.com/sport/rugby-uni ... -1-4369578


Fri Feb 17, 2017 4:24 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
Sad indeed ....when I tuned into the Ireland Game and Scotland were on top I was totally chuffed ... it was what Rugby is all about.

Laidlaw being out takes the fun out of things.


Fri Feb 17, 2017 5:39 pm
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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
Fingal wrote:
Wheels starting to come off for Scotland on the injury front, Strauss out now for the rest of the 6 nations with a kidney injury.

http://www.scotsman.com/sport/rugby-uni ... -1-4369578


Still waiting to hear about Hardie and Barclay as well. Back row beginning to look a bit thin but hopefully Watson is fit, Wilson to come bacl and either Bradbury or Du Preez. Not ideal with the Welsh back row coming and calling and Engerland 2 weeks later !!


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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
It's real sad that Laidlaw v Eggy won't happen. There is no chance in hell Laidlaw would have been able to out fox Eggy Egbert but shit happens.

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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
Barclay has been returned to Scarlets for treatment which suggests the injury is probably reasonably serious. I am sure however in the spirit of Celtic Rugby Co-operation the Scarlets medical team will be doing their utmost to get him fit to play Wales !! :love4: :D


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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
Hidalgo Cline looking busy against Leinster

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Fids the Blindside wrote:
Hidalgo Cline looking busy against Leinster


That sounds like a perfume ;) :D

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Post Re: Greig Laidlaw out for the rest of the Six Nations
Some of his play this season has stunk !!


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