OFF: Soccer and rugby [Was: RE: Ong Rokbeigalmki (A Rokbeigalmki Chant)]
|Date:||Sunday, October 3, 1999, 2:50|
andrew <hobbit@...> wrote:
> It made little impact here. Soccer in NZ is a very minor sport. Our
> national side, the All Whites, has about the same level of playing skill
> as the Argentine Rugby team - possibly less. The Rugby world cup has just
> started in Wales and I know I'm going to have to do my darnedest to avoid
> it here.
Oh, Argentina just lost the first match (to the Wales team, so that's
not a terrible thing). Not that I care much about it. I think our Pumas
are quite good internationally speaking, but they can't do anything
against the Wales or New Zealand teams...