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Laurie Fisher Quotes

We'll see how he goes on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, but he's on track to be on the bench.
Laurie Fisher
#Bench

Certainly at this stage, all he has to do is just play the appropriate football during the Super 14 and I'll certainly back him to have a very good (competition).
Laurie Fisher
#Football

I think everybody will be primed for a good performance. And I guess I'd rather have experienced players who've been there and done that than a whole host of players who haven't. I'd rather be in our shoes than their shoes.
Laurie Fisher
#Performance

George's defensive work this year has been absolutely fantastic. If you look at the amount of work he puts in during a game, it's phenomenal.
Laurie Fisher
#Work

I guess with the new coach and given the injuries at the back end of last season, it's probably a clean slate for everybody in contention.
Laurie Fisher
#Coach

It's an open market. If you want to express an interest (in a player) then you express interest.
Laurie Fisher
#Interest

I don't know what the market price is mate, but he's worth whatever you pay for him.
Laurie Fisher
#Worth

It's an enormously tough game in the forwards. Week in week out, the body contact, the collisions are enormous, so to think you can be a starting player week in week out, potentially over 15 Super 14 games and a dozen Tests, it's an unrealistic expectation.
Laurie Fisher
#Body

The players are fresher both physically and mentally, but it's also given us an opportunity to do a bit of extra work on our conditioning and strength this week.
Laurie Fisher
#Opportunity

I would stress that this is a function of the way football is going. It's an enormously tough game in the forwards. To think you can be a starting player week in and week out over potentially all of the Super 14 games is an unrealistic expectation.
Laurie Fisher
#Football

He's got a tremendous work-rate and is relentless at the breakdown.
Laurie Fisher
#Work

He's been consistently among the best players at both Super 14 and Test level for a number of seasons and it is a huge boost to the team to have George with us for another three seasons.
Laurie Fisher
#Seasons

It certainly wasn't our greatest game. But it was a very good test of our character.
Laurie Fisher
#Character

Julian is a fantastic young player with a long future as a professional rugby player, hopefully, at the Brumbies.
Laurie Fisher
#Future

Having had a couple of weeks at home now, we've tried to play with some good tempo (in our play), to really put some good pace on the game. You've got to back your skills, and I think it has always been a Brumbies trait to play at a good tempo.
Laurie Fisher
#Home

Our only focus is on preparing our game, so we're not doing things to shut down Rogers or shut down somebody else.
Laurie Fisher
#Focus

They've got some specific strategies defensively and they work for 80 minutes, so there is certainly no easy way through them.
Laurie Fisher
#Work

Both sides were trying desperately not to lose (last year) but I think we'll see something dramatically different next weekend.
Laurie Fisher
#Trying

He's a tremendously gifted player with a phenomenal understanding of the game.
Laurie Fisher
#Understanding

The medical staff are quite pleased with both Matt and Adam's progress and if they are available for selection then obviously that gives us a nice boost.
Laurie Fisher
#Progress

It's a bit of a domino effect. We'll wait and see what happens with Drew Mitchell, although I fear there may be some third-party offers that could lure him over to the Western Force.
Laurie Fisher
#Fear