A Hull of a Bad Day for Blaydon

Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England), December 6, 2005 | Go to article overview

A Hull of a Bad Day for Blaydon


Byline: By Duncan Madsen

Blaydon travelled all the way to Hull Ionians only to fall foul of a Durham Society referee ( and lost lock forward David Whitehead as well as their national Division Three North clash 28-16.

As a result, the Crow Trees club, top of the table two weeks ago, drop down to fifth place and Blaydon also face the prospect of being without Whitehead for several matches after he was shown two yellow cards (making a red) during the match.

The ultimate irony is the fact referee Andrew Gardiner, who hails from Richmond, is a member of the Durham Referees Society and, of course, Durham County is Blaydon's own constituent body.

However, it did not stop Blaydon spokesman Jim Huxley fuming.

He said: "It was a very rough game badly refereed and in my opinion the referee lost the plot.

"In addition to Whitehead's two yellow cards ( and the first was a case of mistaken identity as he got the wrong player ( we had two perfectly good tries by Dave Guthrie and Micky Dungait disallowed. Throughout the game he penalised the retaliation every time and not the first offence and we had five players who came off at the end with gouging injuries round their eyes."

Blaydon, who also had flanker Pat Segi yellow-carded, can thank Richard Windle for all their points with a try, conversion and three penalties.

In keeping with the general tone of the game, Hull also had a player sent off! …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited article

A Hull of a Bad Day for Blaydon
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this article
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.