Crash.Net User: Tetley

Comments rating: 2066
Position in rating: 37

Show Comments on:

Tetley

July 01, 2014 1:10 PM

MotoGP » Dall'Igna: New engine ‘first step’ for 2015 Ducati


Realist:
cossiegaz: his opinion has pretty much been proved right by the fact that the aluminium frame has brought hardly any improvement.
That isn't necessarily true. The leading Ducati riders are crashing less and the bike is more stable and predictable (which, relative to the competition isn't saying much). In fact, crashing is rarely even currently fan's minds.
One of life's great unanswered questions- how the carbon frame would have developed if they hadn't ditched it . By now they might have got the carbon bike behaving itself and racing at the front.

Tetley

June 23, 2014 6:54 PM

WSBK » Laverty ‘snaps’ foot mid-race, carries on


shamarone: re: "They don't need someone at a keyboard, somewhere in the world maybe thousands of miles (or kms) from the incident, someone who has only "heard" about the (fill in the blank) and can only imagine how (fill in the blank) is or isn't , telling them what they should and shouldn't do." s1 hereby claims "exempt" from the above statement.
Ok, Sham'n'moan, you're excused. But only because you're so entertaining. Smiley face !

Tetley

June 22, 2014 10:53 PM

WSBK » Laverty ‘snaps’ foot mid-race, carries on


jennifer.lee.712161: I personally think if a rider is injured they shouldn't be allowed to race. Their health should be paramount!
Two people are primarily involved in that decision. The rider and the Official Doctor. If either one of those says "No" to racing then the rider sits it out. If they both say it's OK to race then the rider continues. These riders are Tough with a capital "T", Determined with a capital "D". Ambitious with a capital "Am". The Docs are experts at assessing and treating injuries. They don't need someone at a keyboard, somewhere in the world maybe thousands of miles (or kms) from the incident, someone who has only "heard" about the injury and can only imagine how debilitating it is or isn't , telling them what they should and shouldn't do.

Tetley

June 18, 2014 11:41 AM

MotoGP » We're closer to beating Marquez, says Rossi


SkyWilk: I would rather have real competition and different winners than "smiles" and "exuberance".. i want to watch a race, not a circus, or some sort of personality cult group. But it's funny that when Stoner and Lorenzo were praising each other, you lot had a very different opinion.
I'd say the race in Catalunya was both competitive and sporting and enjoyable for riders and viewers. Edge of the seat stuff. A great show. And without the "show" viewing figures would fall, therefore advertisers and sponsors would take their money elsewhere, investment in the series would decline and eventually the TV companies would drop MotoGP. The "circus", the "personalities", the hordes of ardent fans waving flags supporting their favourites, the celebrations- they are all essential for MotoGP to remain a world-wide success. I can't believe you'd prefer to watch a glum event.

Tetley

June 20, 2014 5:26 PM

MotoGP » Suzuki finding a good direction, says De Puniet


This topic is generating more Rumours than a Fleetwood Mac album. On his blog today, Neil Hodgson says Cal Crutchlow is looking favourite for the Suzuki seat. The managers of most riders whose contracts are ending (or who have get-out clauses or who can negotiate their exit ) will be actively starting rumours that their riders are talking to various Teams. This is to create the impression that the rider is in demand and is designed to increase his worth to his current team and create interest from other potential employers. Suzuki won't object as it keeps their name prominent in the media. With all the riders who are being linked with Suzuki, they'll probably need to fit pillion seats to get them all on the bikes.

Tetley

June 18, 2014 10:52 AM

MotoGP » We're closer to beating Marquez, says Rossi


Insidejob: "guys relax the only facti is stoner had no guts when he came to know that competition is going to be much more tougher than he run away from the battle thats the fact!" Thank you for your facts, Mr Fact. I'll make a note of them. We wouldn't want opinions to take precedence over facts now would we?
Here's a few more facts. 1. The fisherman retired some years ago. 2. The fisherman has no relevance to this years Championship. 3. This is a thread about Rossi and Marquez. 4. Have you noticed the joy, smiles, laughing, exuberance, happiness on the podiums these days since the fisherman decided to sling his hook instead of race MotoGP?

Tetley

June 18, 2014 5:18 PM

MotoGP » We're closer to beating Marquez, says Rossi


therealDave:
SkyWilk:
Tetley: Stoner and Lorenzo going at it swapping victories and showing respect at the podium any day.
PS - don't confuse self-admiration for respect towards others (re Jlo) and don't confuse simmering discontent for respect towards others (re stoner). DP was the only one of those 3 that had respect for anyone!
That quote should not have my name on it. I never wrote those words.


Page 6 of 118
« 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11  »

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.