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    Re: Covid law reforms

    al comments generally speaking ie not only for covid period games where I accept other motives are important

    * scrum resets --> FKs. Not convinced. Obvious way for sides under the cosh a bit to...
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    Re: Covid law reforms

    https://playerwelfare.worldrugby.org/content/getfile.php?h=eed91f821ea776a958ef039cc2873a1b&p=pdfs/covid/law_trials/COVID-19_OPTIONAL_TEMPORARY_LAW_TRIALS_EN.pptx
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    Re: Covid-19 Returning to play in Sept?

    but you are not sleeping with the midwife and/or doctor. The wife deosnt have much of a choice over being there or not of course.

    didds
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    Re: Covid-19 Returning to play in Sept?

    TBH once those gloves have touched a face, mouth, sweat etc then its no different to bare hands. That ball work would be the one raised eyebrow for me, but with certain provisos in place (like the...
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    [Law] Re: a few new boy questions

    Fair points CR
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    [Law] Re: a few new boy questions

    that's very kind of you woody. Frankly if they dont know something as simple as that then they deserve to end up not doing it.

    didds
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    Re: Covid-19 Returning to play in Sept?

    Thanks Dickie. Id be really interested in any descriptions or footage of a trainig session.

    cheers

    didds
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    [Line out] Re: new boy questions round 3

    yes... but even when playing players can be guilty of ball watching and no9t checking what the oppo are (or are NOT!) doing or where the space is :-)

    didds
  9. [Law] Re: World Rugby announces law amendment relating to scoring against the post protecto

    Yup. And that could of course be decades

    didds
  10. [Law] Re: World Rugby announces law amendment relating to scoring against the post protecto

    and come what may, wherever and whoever installs a tuning fork set og posts unless it is a completely new pitch creation, will have to involve cost implications (leaving aside physical practicalities...
  11. [Law] Re: World Rugby announces law amendment relating to scoring against the post protecto

    wow! Ive never seen it but now thats been said it doesnt really surprise me . Ive played cricket on grounds where to fit two pitches in the boundaries overlap in places so a boundary fielder on one...
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    [Law] Re: new boy questions round 2

    There are 31 people on the pitch. Only you and the four props will be l;ikely to pass the exam amongst them all :-)

    didds
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    [Line out] Re: new boy questions round 3

    being pedantic, purely to help a newcomer to the boards etc (Hiya!!)

    - what ctrainor means is once there 2 from each side tec there

    - a QUICK THROW-IN cannot be taken
    - the throw INTO THE...
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    Re: Straight up thuggery

    absolutely.

    I diagree that it cannot be replciated by walking down the street.

    All we have (aside from it being on a rugby pitch) is that A attacked B, with an allegation that B had racially...
  15. [Law] Re: World Rugby announces law amendment relating to scoring against the post protecto

    This ^^^.

    nobody at the levels where laws are discussed etc gives a toss about what happens with us in theb grassroots . This change is not aimed at us.
    Its entirely aimed at the elite level...
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    Re: Straight up thuggery

    To add to Jarred's post.

    Ignore it was a rugby match.

    A is walking down the street.
    A passes B.

    B makes a racial slur at A.

    Later A walks down the street. Sees B with his back to him....
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    Re: NZ to resume Super Rugby

    but will itbe rugby?
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    Re: NZ to resume Super Rugby

    any clue as to who will be showing it on TV? Murdoch? FTA?

    didds
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    Re: Bill Beaumont and WR

    wow! i had no idea. The third most watched sport ... wowser.

    Mind yoiu does that mean the numbers go summat like

    basketball 200M
    AF: 199M
    football: 322

    ?
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    Re: Bill Beaumont and WR

    Dickei - wrtfootball and 7s in the USA etc...

    yess... but did it kickstart a US expansion of involvement in football (outside of school kids and. it seems. sexually promisuous females) and rugby...
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    Re: Bill Beaumont and WR

    Not in the UK there isn't.

    A shithole is simply that. End of.

    No sensitivity associated with it here.

    didds
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    Re: Bill Beaumont and WR

    ... which is why for televised fixtures with limited ticket sales the seats are ALL on the side opposite the cameras.

    didds
  23. [Ruck] Re: Counter-rucking against the scrum-half at the breakdown "playing the 9"

    Im wondering how an onside, bound to the ruck player can clean out an oppo scrum half that isn't part of the ruck? That player would have to disengage/unbijnd from the ruck which either leaves him
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    Re: Covid-19 Returning to play in Sept?

    'Cos its what they do, 'cos they perceive not to do so smacks of them "not caring" and leaving themsel;ves open to accusations of incompetentce?

    Im not diaagreeing with Phil ... just trying to...
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    Re: Bill Beaumont and WR

    whether theya re excellent may vary person to person but here's one report on them


    https://www.thenational.ae/sport/rugby/agustin-pichot-now-is-the-time-to-change-rugby-s-future-1.1006151
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