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    kgmat10

    Clock

    Thread Starter: kgmat10

    Is there a specific law that says the referee stops the clock when issuing a card? In every match I’ve watched, you see the ref blow their whistle, signal a penalty, raise their hands to signify time off, and then call on captain and offending player to issue the card.....but I can't find a...

    Last Post By: crossref 13 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    crossref

    How are the RWC refs doing so far ?

    Thread Starter: crossref

    Wayne Barnes and Paul Williams up Everyone else down ? https://www.thesouthafrican.com/sport/poor-refereeing-spoils-day-two-of-rugby-world-cup/

    Last Post By: Lee Lifeson-Peart 27 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    MyLarney

    Beast tip tackle!

    Thread Starter: MyLarney

    One feels for Beast! No it is never excusable to go through the horizontal on a tackle and he was fortunate. A red wouldn’t have been completely out of place. But Beast is 6ft, Etzebeth 6ft8” etc the Springbok pack would have been told to get very low on the tackle as any contact to the head could...

    Last Post By: belladonna 1 Hour Ago Go to last post
    didds

    NZL v IRE Penalty try and the "attempt to wrap"

    Thread Starter: didds

    we hear of wording similar to "players must attempt to wrap arms in a tackle" etc, hence you cnat just throw yourself bodily at somebody's feet to create a trip hazard. Ive been challeneged to find this in the laws - and I cant find it under "tackel" or "foul play" .?? help! didds

    Last Post By: crossref 2 Hours Ago Go to last post
    crossref

    So, about this framework then...

    Thread Starter: crossref

    We are well into the trial RWC now and have seen the framework in action Is it working ? Have we got fewer concussions? Should we keep it? Does it need tweaking ? Does it just need longer to bed in?

    Last Post By: belladonna 4 Hours Ago Go to last post