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by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 22, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1282
Views: 91953

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

He was out injured at the back of last season.

The medical might be the most important bit.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 22, 2021 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1282
Views: 91953

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

They're all rumours until they become fact.

Then they will get their own thread.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 22, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crowd at Denmark
Replies: 12
Views: 1355

Re: Crowd at Denmark

How much beer did they throw on the pitch though?

It's like they wanted crowds lowered.
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Billy Gilmour
Replies: 61
Views: 3256

Re: Billy Gilmour

KRBFC wrote:
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:45 pm
Still doesn't explain how team mates sharing rooms together don't have to isolate? there's nothing you could possibly say that makes it even remotely make sense.
If they are sharing rooms then someone needs sacking. What a stupid risk to take.
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Jun 20, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 80
Views: 2125

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

We did warn you. Losing Price was always going to be a killer blow. I think the cricket is a lot more competitive each week. Drubbings and one sided games are rare although you might not see it that way :D Take a look at the leagues and only 5 old Lancs League sides are in Division 1. Lowerhouse, B...
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Jun 20, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 80
Views: 2125

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 6:22 am
Making up a total of 400 for Church at Rawtenstall.
The 28 ball hundred must be a record though?

I think 400 has been done a couple of times?
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 80
Views: 2125

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

I see the Price is right scored 140 against Colne. Chin up Lenny lad.
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 80
Views: 2125

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

Local cricketer wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 7:38 pm
Great win for Burnley. Ocky proves his worth
Is the pitch still spinning like Mumbai or have they furloughed the groundsman with no football cash coming in?

Low scoring affair.
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 80
Views: 2125

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

Just seen on Twitter the Church pro smashed a hundred off 28 balls.

Some going that.
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WTC final (Southampton)
Replies: 11
Views: 772

Re: WTC final (Southampton)

Decent cricket this morning.

India have made 41-0 but quite a bit of movement for the bowlers.
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Jun 18, 2021 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to sign new contract !
Replies: 449
Views: 38985

Re: Dyche to sign new contract !

I think Nixon is getting sick of Burnley fans asking about Dyche signing his contract.

He replied to one this morning, stating no other club is in for him. He should sign where he is wanted.
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gattuso
Replies: 26
Views: 1893

Re: Gattuso

There was a backlash against appointing Gattuso on twitter last night over past comments.

I'm not sure he walked away from Spurs or they couldn't appoint him because of his past behaviour?
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The sad fall of Sam Vokes
Replies: 44
Views: 4156

Re: The sad fall of Sam Vokes

Partnership with Ings was exceptional. A great signing for us. Another excellent signing from Howe that Dyche managed to mold. Howe brought him in on loan then Dyche signed him. Rumour had it at the time that Wolves still owed us 500k of the Fletcher money and we got Vokes instead. They might have ...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WTC final (Southampton)
Replies: 11
Views: 772

Re: WTC final (Southampton)

If it was a 5 match Test series I would expect NZ to win easily over here.
But there's too many variables at play.

Have the ICC prepared the wicket? It usually spins down there already. It might be like Mumbai if they prepare it.

Hopefully the forecast bad weather stays away.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 80
Views: 2125

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

I'm glad Padiham's pro Jack Edgar didn't win the game for Rishton as Lenny wouldn't be too happy.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: T20 tonight Durham v Lancs
Replies: 39
Views: 1328

Re: T20 tonight Durham v Lancs

Getting walloped 61-0 off 5
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: T20 tonight Durham v Lancs
Replies: 39
Views: 1328

Re: T20 tonight Durham v Lancs

Finished 151

Looks 10 light and if anything didn't look for two's in between boundary shots.

But a decent ground for the spinners to bowl on.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: T20 tonight Durham v Lancs
Replies: 39
Views: 1328

Re: T20 tonight Durham v Lancs

121-4 3 overs left

Big ground
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1282
Views: 91953

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

I agree wholeheartedly but my point still stands. Its more difficult now than it used to be because we have the likes of Aston Villa and Leeds (and Wolves even) throwing money around now. Its just more teams we can't compete with for transfers. It doesn't really effect us if we sign different playe...
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Savage
Replies: 53
Views: 2743

Re: Robbie Savage

It's a bug bear of mine going into the corner.

It doesn't work very well. In the games I have watched over the last few years 8 seconds is about the most I have seen wasted.

Far better to get a cross in if you can score.
by Quickenthetempo
Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The sad fall of Sam Vokes
Replies: 44
Views: 4156

Re: The sad fall of Sam Vokes

Still a Burnley hero of mine.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England starting XI for the Scotland game
Replies: 26
Views: 970

Re: England starting XI for the Scotland game

Scotland will certainly be up for it and physical. So players like Reece James could help massively.

Swapping a few about will likely happen as finishing 2nd in the group could be a blessing.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Benitez set for Everton
Replies: 23
Views: 1899

Re: Benitez set for Everton

I don't think the Everton board realise how much the fans hate him. Two blues I know who have already renewed have said they won't go while he's in charge. I daren't ring my dad, it would be an angry phone call. His ST didn't get used while Fat Sam was in charge. No chance with the Fat Spanish waite...
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Jun 16, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1282
Views: 91953

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Claret_tinted wrote:
Wed Jun 16, 2021 4:34 pm
I think we can safely say Manchester have got Grealish. The Smith-Rowe bid all but confirms it.

Although I don’t know how Aston Villa have worked out that they’re (currently) a bigger club than Arsenal…
Arsenal TV will be funny viewing with Villa bidding for their star players.

Love it.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to sign new contract !
Replies: 449
Views: 38985

Re: Dyche to sign new contract !

I don't think it is. Which managers are performing consistently above what Dyche has achieved at Burnley? Which teams are consistently at / above their expected level in the football pyramid - based on resources available? I appreciate this is a bit moneyball, but I doubt there's many more than 5 i...
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to sign new contract !
Replies: 449
Views: 38985

Re: Dyche to sign new contract !

dandeclaret wrote:
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:40 am
As for his salary, he’s earned every penny. He’s in the top 5 performing football managers in the country.
He's done very well for Burnley, especially results wise. But top 5 in the country is pushing it a little Dan.
by Quickenthetempo
Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to sign new contract !
Replies: 449
Views: 38985

Re: Dyche to sign new contract !

Will all his staff sign a similar length contract?

How long do we give the likes of Billy Mercer on contract?
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 25 years ago today
Replies: 30
Views: 1242

Re: 25 years ago today

tim_noone wrote:
Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:17 pm
Padiham Glass did very well out of it I recall..
Most trades will have done.

I remember Scaffolders wages doubling overnight. The City centre project needed hundreds of lads and were offering 95/100 a day when local lads were getting about 50.
Firms had to match to keep their lads.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 25 years ago today
Replies: 30
Views: 1242

Re: 25 years ago today

I was told at the time that McDonalds in the area had installed bomb proof glass a week before it went off.
Had the nod.

They were big donors to the IRA in the USA.

I boycotted for quite a few years because of it.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarky to stay.
Replies: 249
Views: 21969

Re: Tarky to stay.

We had that chance & it went by when he had the suspected injured toe, we won’t get that chance again not for the same money offered, it’s different this time not long left on contract & the interest isn’t the same, clubs are prepared to wait rather than offer what we think he’s worth. Venkys are w...
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 15, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ascot 3.05
Replies: 15
Views: 831

Re: ascot 3.05

Ran well in 3rd.
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 15, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: One day to wait for the 2021/22 fixtures
Replies: 23
Views: 1297

Re: ARTICLE: One day to wait for the 2021/22 fixtures

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Jun 15, 2021 2:47 pm
It's just an order the fixtures are likely to be played in but there are still eagerly awaited dates such as start/end/Christmas etc.
And playing Blackburn?
by Quickenthetempo
Tue Jun 15, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Balls for 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1161

Re: New Balls for 2021

It's the first time I've seen the colour black used for visibility?

Better let the health and safety people know.
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Jun 14, 2021 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emma Hayes
Replies: 38
Views: 3557

Re: Emma Hayes

She obviously is an intelligent coach who knows all the big words in coaching lingo. But it's too overbearing for me. 30 words over every bit of play is too much. The game moves on too quick for her. Talk less and try and simplify the game for us, not make it more complicated. We can see what's goin...
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Jun 14, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lee Bracey
Replies: 22
Views: 3075

Re: Lee Bracey

We did recall Williams but the loan signings of Marriott and Walker were top drawer for us.
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Jun 14, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Local cricket 12/6
Replies: 48
Views: 1730

Re: Local cricket 12/6

Good side Darwen but they’ve had a shocker of a weekend. That's cricket all over. Liam who scored the 191n.o this weekend, got a first ball duck the week before and Kerr who took part in the record partnership for Greenmount got 3 ducks in his first 3 games in the Lancs League and only 19 overall i...
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Which is your choice of best away performance?
Replies: 16
Views: 481

Re: ARTICLE: Which is your choice of best away performance?

Wolves was an easy decision until I saw the Millwall option and remembered what a great performance that were by our youngsters. Gave us all hope we had a good crop coming through although it's stalled a little.

But 4 goals away from home doesn't come round very often so has it.
by Quickenthetempo
Mon Jun 14, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Club or country
Replies: 70
Views: 1945

Re: Club or country

It's not really a question.
I would love Burnley to win a cup but Dyche doesn't, and most of our fans would rather finish 17th in the prem.

But our country and certainly the pub scene could do with England winning the Euros.

Oh and I've got England in the sweepstake.
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Local cricket 12/6
Replies: 48
Views: 1730

Re: Local cricket 12/6

Think Burnley might play settle in the next round. Right result is that I presume it's away? Lovely ground, if a bit quirky. Great view in the background and only a couple minutes walk into the town centre if you like to visit the pubs or get fish and chips. It was a Settle player who got the brunt...
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Local cricket 12/6
Replies: 48
Views: 1730

Re: Local cricket 12/6

Settle have beat Darwen in the Lancs cup.
Burnley beat Farnworth
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Jun 13, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eng Vs NZ 2nd test
Replies: 135
Views: 3053

Re: Eng Vs NZ 2nd test

Some serious questions to be asked now about this team. The coaching set up needs looking at as well. Now I'm not a big fan of changing how players, called up for England play, but the amount of wickets due to playing the ball when they didn't nneed to while not trying to score was shocking. If you...
by Quickenthetempo
Sun Jun 13, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Local cricket 12/6
Replies: 48
Views: 1730

Re: Local cricket 12/6

Dressinggown wrote:
Sun Jun 13, 2021 6:27 pm
Well done Liam - That is one big score for any amateur batsman.

I think you know who is posting this. ;)
Yeah. I remember his dad telling me about you taking him on Lowerhouse but he couldn't sit still and watch the cricket all day.
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 12, 2021 11:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Local cricket 12/6
Replies: 48
Views: 1730

Re: Local cricket 12/6

Local cricketer wrote:
Sat Jun 12, 2021 9:41 pm
Heard a rumour today that Samit Patel is on 700 quid a game when he is sub proing for Haslingden. Trade must be good at Bentgate
I think that's cheap for a sub pro to be honest.

I remember Jayasuriya demanding 12k for one game off Hassy. He was turned down.
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 12, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley One Game in Time
Replies: 24
Views: 1114

Re: Burnley One Game in Time

It's hard to judge games before our time but I would love to have been at the FA cup final we won.
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 12, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Local cricket 12/6
Replies: 48
Views: 1730

Re: Local cricket 12/6

Parry, the Lowerhouse professional, is certainly earning his wage. We expected some good bowling but we now have a top batsman as well. 80+ runs and 6 wickets today. House are on the charge. I know it's only 2nd team cricket but I watched Liam Simm score 191no and break Padihams amatuer record toda...
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 12, 2021 10:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eng Vs NZ 2nd test
Replies: 135
Views: 3053

Re: Eng Vs NZ 2nd test

India are the top ranked Test playing nation with NZ lying a close second. There are no ranking points at stake in these 2 Tests. I just thought with us playing India in the winter. If we won the series we would play NZ in the final. If we won the last test of the series then Australia would have p...
by Quickenthetempo
Sat Jun 12, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: local weather..........a little toasty next week
Replies: 9
Views: 730

Re: local weather..........a little toasty next week

I quite enjoyed the 45 degree heat when I visited Vegas. It was far more comfortable than I thought during the day.

It was at midnight i struggled with all the heat coming back out of the tarmac from the roads/road paths etc.
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eng Vs NZ 2nd test
Replies: 135
Views: 3053

Re: Eng Vs NZ 2nd test

I've got to hold my hand up and say I didn't realise how good NZ were. I thought they were a decent side with a world class bowler in Boult. But they have such depth in the squad which NZ have probably never had for such a small nation. So many swing bowlers and in form batters. No.1 in the world fo...
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scotland player's will NOT take the knee..
Replies: 91
Views: 1807

Re: Scotland player's will NOT take the knee..

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:30 am
Do you have a boo-o-meter?
One at every ground.
by Quickenthetempo
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scotland player's will NOT take the knee..
Replies: 91
Views: 1807

Re: Scotland player's will NOT take the knee..

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:21 am
How have crowds been riled in large numbers in empty, or near empty stadiums?
It sounds like 500 or so booing at most grounds I've seen and then the counter back lash from others.

They're big numbers to me.