2017 Britball Roundup | Week 6

Some shocking results (well, result) in Britball in Week 6. We take you around the country in our roundup.

– The London Warriors allow the Blitz a taste of victory before inevitably defeating them in the Britbowl.
– Questions arise: What will the Blitz celebrate more? Their victory over the Warriors, or their 19-3 win over the Essex Spartans?
– Associate team win! The Morecambe Bay Storm determined not to let Morecambe be known for the deaths of exploited immigrant workers, but instead for slightly above average footballing as they rise to 3-1.
– Farnham Knights tell Daily Britball “the prem is overrated anyway”.
– Our game of the week? Glasgow Tigers 16-3 Clyde Valley, with a grand total of 3 second half points.
– Teams on the “now shit” list: Clyde Valley Blackhawks, London Warriors, Edinburgh Wolves, London Olympians

Associate team going to 3-1? London Warriors lose? We begrudgingly give this week 2 Russ Hewitts out of 5, and only because the South Wales Warriors had to walk to their game.

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Breaking | Nobody surprised to find out Martin Punter is still an embarrassment to the game who has absolutely no place playing or coaching at any level.

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For those wondering…

April 2008 – 12 week ban whilst playing rugby for Hawick YM for racially abusing an opposition coach.
May 2010 – 7 week ban whilst playing rugby for Hawick YM for punching an opponent.
April 2011 – Ejected against Dundee Hurricanes.
June 2011 – Verbally abusive towards officials. In between the time the Discplinary Committee made its decision on the April 2011 ban and the time they notified him, he was ejected from a game for the second time.
August 2011 – Ejected argainst Carlisle.
September 2012 – As a coach at the Edinburgh Wolves, was seen choking one of his own players, whilst serving a suspension.
2013 – Despite his ban, coached in schools with Touchdown UK.
2015 – Despite his ban, coached with the Clackmannanshire Ravens whilst hiding in a transit van parked pitchside.
November 2015 – Banned for 20 weeks by the Scottish Rugby Union for headbutting an opponent.
April 2016 – Paroled by BAFA.
February 2017 – Ejected against Edinburgh Napier Knights.

Dec 14th 2016 | Furious Edmonston Demands To Know Why Wolves Left Out Of NFL Power Rankings

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Edinburgh Wolves American Football Head Coach Don Edmonston was said to be “furious” upon learning his team had not been included in NFL.com’s latest power rankings.

“This is typical disrespect” said Edmonston. “Once again the Wolves are ignored. Well, we’ll show them.”

Edmonston, visibly foaming at the mouth at the perceived slight, claimed he read on increduously, getting all the way down to 26 before noticing something was wrong.

“When I got to 32 and we hadn’t appeared, I flipped” he said. “We just finished as runner up in Division One. What more have we got to do?!”