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    jonesp92

    Ball "grounding" inside a shirt

    Thread Starter: jonesp92

    Blue ball carrier 5m out from defending try line goes into contact. 2 x Red defenders attempt to make a tackle and end up pulling the Blue shirt over his head (tackle was legal, Blue wriggled). Blue keeps moving forwards and his shirt comes off his head, down his arms and smothers the ball...

    Last Post By: leaguerefaus 31 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    Marauder

    Ball coming out of a ruck

    Thread Starter: Marauder

    (e) A player must not fall on or over the ball as it is coming out of a ruck. Sanction: Penalty kick Watching France v. Wales: www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtw0iI_BmSU At 29:27 (game clock, 37:26 YouTube time) ball emerges from a ruck, won by Red, and Blue dive on it. I'm thinking "That's...

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    Robert Burns

    New Zealand flag redesign

    Thread Starter: Robert Burns

    As part of NZ's referendum to change its flag, they have shortlised 4 designs. Which do you think is best?

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    Phil E

    Barbarians v Samoa

    Thread Starter: Phil E

    Watched this game on Saturday. Samoa were unlucky not to win having played most of the game with 14 men. Couple of points I noticed. In the first half we had Ian's knock on, bat backwards scenario. Barbarian tries to catch the ball and fails, juggles it once and knocks it forward a good 3 or...

    Last Post By: Crucial 7 Hours Ago Go to last post
    breako

    England France Scrum Decision

    Thread Starter: breako

    Have a look at this clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jb_qhi5gLQo The Scrum at 4:40. Decision goes against England Tight for need on floor. But it looks to me the French Loose head is hinging down and that is what is causing it. So should be penalty England. Anyone any thoughts?

    Last Post By: menace 9 Hours Ago Go to last post
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