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    Rio 2016

    Post by Milchcow on Fri Aug 05, 2016 2:12 pm


    Its olympics time, and I can hear your apathy from here.


    Australia's campaign started poorly yesterday when the Matildas lost 2-0 to a 10 man Canada.

    But they've still done better than their men's equivalents, who didn't even qualify.


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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by SI on Fri Aug 05, 2016 2:44 pm

    Moist.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by filthridden on Fri Aug 05, 2016 3:02 pm

    @Milchcow wrote:
    Its olympics time, and I can hear your apathy from here.


    Australia's campaign started poorly yesterday when the Matildas lost 2-0 to a 10 man Canada.

    But they've still done better than their men's equivalents, who didn't even qualify.


    Kiwi chicks also lost, 2-0 to USA.
    Kiwi fellas also didn't qualify.

    Have they announced the Aussie flag bearer yet?

    I hope they pull a "NRL Face of the game" and curses them so they get caught up in some scandal about being on a drunken ramapage ala Gower (my fav part is still when he held Pearce down and spewed on him).

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Milchcow on Fri Aug 05, 2016 3:09 pm


    Anna Meares is the flag bearer.

    Maybe she could take a leaf out of Dawn Fraser's book and go on a flag stealing rampage

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by No Worries on Fri Aug 05, 2016 3:31 pm

    15 hrs till opening ceremony

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:05 pm

    Could not have chosen a better person to be flag bearer for the opening ceremony. Not only is Anna Meares an amazing athlete she is also a damn nice person in real life. I do however giggle like a 5yo every time I hear Kitty Chiller's name.



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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sat Aug 06, 2016 6:36 am

    What is this bullshit. I thought the opening ceremony started at 6am so I jumped up all bright eyed and bushy tailed to watch it. They cross over to someone at the stadium and the crowd looks like a Roosters home game.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sat Aug 06, 2016 9:44 am

    In Love Gisele.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by bluetige on Sat Aug 06, 2016 12:00 pm

    The opening ceremony was excellent, well done Brazil, its like Carnival meets the Olympics, I like it. just a shame there were not more athletes in the parade.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by SI on Sat Aug 06, 2016 1:05 pm

    Heh heh, he said sex instead of success  Lol

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:46 am

    Aus vs Bra womens basketball is heating up.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:53 am

    Switch over to watch the womens soccer and Germany score. FML.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sun Aug 07, 2016 8:01 am

    China vs USA basketball on NOW!!

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by No Worries on Sun Aug 07, 2016 10:09 am

    Aus Vs Bra men's volleyball NOW

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sun Aug 07, 2016 10:14 am

    @No Worries wrote:Aus Vs Bra men's volleyball NOW
    You mean water polo? Beach volleyball is Poland vs Germany

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sun Aug 07, 2016 11:35 am

    GOOOOOOOLD!!!!

    #ThatsHowWeDo
    #Wooooooooooo

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by No Worries on Sun Aug 07, 2016 11:47 am

    @Bren wrote:
    You mean water polo? Beach volleyball is Poland vs Germany

    yep - I was too busy Fap seeing Blocker in the crowd.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Sun Aug 07, 2016 12:33 pm

    Great job girls! Gold and a WR!

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Milchcow on Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:19 am

    After not caring for the entire leadup, the start of the games has come and now I'm getting into the spirit.

    Mostly watching the team sports, bit of football, rugby and basketball with a smattering of other stuff thrown in.

    Glad to see Australia has gotten off to a good start after a pretty poor campaign in London. And congrats to Vietnam who won their first ever gold medal yesterday. I'm hoping Fiji can do the same in the men's rugby - will probably even cheer for them over Australia if the 2 end up meeting.

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    Re: Rio 2016

    Post by Bren on Mon Aug 08, 2016 10:00 am

    Is that DCE at the gymnastics.

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