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    So its starting with training, but will this then follow through to he game, will we be seeing the legal tackle height dropping yet ...
    by Published on 24-11-16 18:11  Number of Views: 9938 

    The recent furore over the Sam Cane v Robbie Henshaw collision in the second test between Ireland and New Zealand got me to thinking about the merits of using slow motion video to make judgements about potential foul play incidents in rugby. I think we have all heard the meme that sometimes, looking ...
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    JP (John Paul) Doyle is a referee that all English rugby fans will know. Having risen up the ranks quickly in the RFU, JP became a full time referee in 2008 as part of the RFU's elite referee trainee program, ...
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    With just a handful of tier one Internationals to his name, Pascal Gazre is one of the most inexperienced test referees in the RWC team. One of three French referees ...
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    Interesting story reference tackle height. Where will it lead?

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    So its starting with training, but will this then follow through to he game, will we be seeing the legal tackle height dropping yet again, maybe even below the chest? https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/58659263?fbclid=IwAR2G1Qsy-hIfDb5lQChDAVJiC5khLiqvSXGzFSJJ4IGfW_aQtucg5l6cF6c

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