Super 14 Quotes
Posted: 22 June 2006, 4:10 PM
Super 14 quotes of the year
"Nobody in Rugby should be called a genius. A genius is a guy like
Norman Einstein." - Jono Gibbs - Chiefs
"I'm going to graduate on time, no matter how long it takes." - Rodney
So'ialo - Hurricanes - on University
"You guys line up alphabetically by height." and "You guys pair up in
groups of three, then line up in a circle." - Colin Cooper - Hurricanes
Chris Masoe (Hurricanes) on whether he had visited the Pyramids during
his visit to Egypt: "I can't really remember the names of the clubs that
we went to."
"He's a guy who gets up at six o'clock in the morning regardless of what
time it is." - Colin Cooper on Paul Tito
Kevin Senio (Auckland), on Night Rugby vs Day Games "It's basically the
same, just darker."
David Nosafora (Auckland) talking about Troy Flavell "I told him, 'Son,
what is it with you. Is it ignorance or apathy?' He said, 'David, I
don't know and I don't care.'
David Holwell (Hurricanes) when asked about the upcoming season: "I want
to reach for 150 or 200 points this season, whichever comes first."
"Andy Ellis - the 21 year old, who turned 22 a few weeks ago"(Murray
"Colin has done a bit of mental arithmetic with a calculator." (Ma Nonu)
"He scored that try after only 22 seconds - totally against the run of
play." (Murray Mexted)
"We actually got the winning try three minutes from the end but then
they scored." (Phil Waugh Warratah)
"I've never had major knee surgery on any other part of my body." (Jerry
"That kick was absolutely unique, except for the one before it which was
identical." (Tony Brown)
"I owe a lot to my parents, especially my mother and father." (Tana
"Sure there have been injuries and deaths in rugby - but none of them
serious." (Doc Mayhew)