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Its been 25 years, almost to the day, since Penrith last beat Canberra in a rugby league finals match. Grey Air Max 2018 .But, according to coach Anthony Griffin, thats ancient history.Most of these blokes werent even born then, he smiled.The two sides go head-to-head on Saturday in the NRLs second semi-final at GIO Stadium, with the winner to play Melbourne next week for a spot in the grand final.The Raiders and Panthers met in back-to-back deciders in 1990 and 1991 - with the Green Machine claiming honours first up and the men in black getting their revenge a year later.But since then, Penrith have lost all three playoffs against Canberra - two of them in the nations capital.Its club history but thats never been a focus of ours, added Griffin.Our main focus has just been trying to build the team weve got at the moment and play for ourselves, but also our members and our fans.Its a massive year for our club being our 50th year and the players have got a real desire to recognise that with our performances so that the whole of our district - members, fans, people at Penrith - can be proud of their football team.Raiders coach Ricky Stuart played in that 91 grand final and hopes history doesnt repeat itself.I dont take too much out of it, but Id like to be able to say theres a different result, he said.Stuart has been a stickler for acknowledging the clubs past successes, inviting a swag of ex-players to games throughout the season.It was no different this week, with former utility Rowan Brennan speaking to the team in the sheds before training on Wednesday night.He was Raider No.26 and hes a great, passionate member of our club, Stuart said.Its nice to see the faces of our ex-players hanging around and still showing great interest in the club.Canberra have won just four of 15 finals matches played since 1998, and only two of its past 12.They are the only team to not reach a preliminary final in the NRL era. Cheap Air Max 2018 China .com) - The Calgary Flames aim to bounce back from their first regulation home loss of the campaign on Friday night when they host a Detroit Red Wings club that they swept in three meetings a season ago. White Air Max 2018 On Sale . -- Edmontons Val Sweeting is two wins away from a trip to Winnipeg to play in Canadas Road of the Rings in December. . Canada is now down to its 22-player limit, although but players wont be registered until Christmas Day. Changes could still be made as a result of a suspension or injury. Fernando Alonso has refused to blame Sebastian Vettel for failing to make it into Q3, saying he simply was not quicker than 14th during qualifying at Hockenheim.After being eliminated from the middle session, Alonso was heard complaining about losing massive time to a Ferrari, which McLarens response confirmed to be Vettel. The Spaniard had shown encouraging pace throughout the weekend but said he only lost a fraction of time behind Vettel at the end of his key lap.I dont think I would have made it into Q3, but there was a Ferrari going into the pits, I did two corners behind it and lost a couple of hundredths, Alonso said. It wouldnt have been enough to move into Q3 so I dont want to complain about anything: I was 14th because I was the 14th quickestt!I hit a kerb quite hard, I think I probably went over a bit of dirt and lost a small part of the car, but that was nothing much. Wholesale Air Max 2018 Free Shipping. I had done a 16.3s in the first lap and I managed a 16.1s in the last one, so I didnt lose much time with that.Alonso will actually start 13th after compatriot Carlos Sainz serves a grid penalty. The Spaniard thinks gaining positions at the start will be key to finishing in the points.Well try to get into the points, improve from where well be starting. Well try to gain some places off the line, because to gain points tomorrow we need to make places right from the start of the race. Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' ' 

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