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  1. [Maul] Re: When is a flying wedge a maul...a maul a flying wedge....or....?

    I thought the accepted approach was to call to the attackers to play the ball away immediatewly, and a PK if not though being fair maybe that was under FW.

    The key point here is I thought it was...
  2. [Ruck] Re: Playing the ball while on the floor not been tackled?

    ande FWIW the ball in the OP's clip didnt "come to" the player. It was where the same player dropped it and he just grabbed it from where he was.

    By all means follow the letter of the law about...
  3. [Maul] Re: When is a flying wedge a maul...a maul a flying wedge....or....?

    But that seems eminently sensible. Are we saying that here in RFU land (amongst others) such an action is a PK to the defnders immediately purely by nobody engaguing the catcher when he lands, ball...
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    [In-goal] Re: Goal line DO vs Scrum 5

    though you'd seriously have to question the sanity of an attacker, in goal that made a forward pass rather than just scored ?

    (caveat: assuming that he hadn't made the error of not knowing (s)he...
  5. Thread: France 2023

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    Re: France 2023

    to hijack Dickie's thread...

    similarly anybody here able to get hold of two tickets for the next Ireland v England 6N in 2023 ?
  6. Thread: Tights

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    Re: Tights

    it was the other day with this WR news

    https://www.rugbyrefs.com/showthread.php?9744-Leggings&p=376356&viewfull=1#post376356
  7. Thread: Rugby 12s

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    Re: Rugby 12s

    ... which the ECB arent able to monetise any more than they already have with the Blast presumably
  8. Thread: Rugby 12s

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    Re: Rugby 12s

    The ECB is hoping the 100 will do an IPL.
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    Re: These goal line dropouts

    I wont even start on the coaching implicdations of preparing young players, only just into adolescence and body changes, being able to deliver the full senior laws at the age of 14 (some of whom...
  10. Thread: Line out maul

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    Re: Line out maul

    all i can say then is if in TV rugby the ball is slipped with no contact made, then contact is made and a PK not awarded then this is just TV rugby whistling, and like so much else at that level it...
  11. Thread: Rugby 12s

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    Re: Rugby 12s

    I suspect its a new format becAUSE that can be copyrighted/registered/whatever and monetised. 7s and 10s cant do that cos ithe7y already exist.

    Its basically tyhe 100 all over again but7 in rugby
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    [Tackle] Re: South African schoolboy rugby viral tackle video

    Im sort of with Balones and Dicke here. Other than to say the kicker was only in the air because of the kicking action - he wasnt fielding a kick ... and now we are back to lions in NZ third test PK...
  13. Thread: Line out maul

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    Re: Line out maul

    I suspect any team with more than a soupcon of nous is alreday/has already worked on not slipping the ball post catch and land until sure oppo contact is made. For several years now youd be foolish...
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    Re: Blocker at a Ruck

    so if remaining stationary, but preventing direct access for a tackle... is that not interfering with play?

    I am mindful of the concept that players have to be "somewhere", and that of course at...
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    [Line out] Re: Asking for Numbers

    secondary question...

    blue throw.

    No numbers called etc.

    Blue put two in + receiver and throw immediately.

    red put 7 in plus hooker in the channel and a receiver.
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    Re: Bledisloe 3 - the sacrifice of the...

    I sympathise and empathise Ian. I suspect though that if you watch your local club, especially your local U21s/colts you'll see a game that is closer to what you hanker for.

    I like watching elite...
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    Re: Rugby championship moving to UK?

    of course :-)

    but its the fringe demographics that are the real test of any system :-)
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    Re: Rugby championship moving to UK?

    Dunno how it works in Aus but eg here in the UK the address registered against a vehicle is merely the registered keeper of the vehicle, which is not neccesarily the owner, nor the driver. A vehicle...
  19. Thread: 50/22 from a FK

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    [Law] Re: 50/22 from a FK

    BWA HA HA... oo... no... stop it... my ribs....

    Didds
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    Re: Rugby championship moving to UK?

    this has reminded me - i have a coule of chums who did some extreme exercise in these parmeters...

    one had walked the dog in the morning, so as he couldnt exercise again that day he ran 4.9 miles...
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    Re: Rugby championship moving to UK?

    These are fairly similar top the early 2020 lockdown rules in the UK... there were reports of police finig people they fopund exercising miles from hiome - but these were cases of people drivign...
  22. Thread: 50/22 from a FK

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    [Law] Re: 50/22 from a FK

    exactly, indeed and Amen.

    didds
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    Re: Rugby championship moving to UK?

    Greggs pies? yeauck!
  24. Thread: 50/22 from a FK

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    [Law] Re: 50/22 from a FK

    Im more amazed not tyhat WR dont engage with forums like this one, but that they clearly have no version of their own where a bunch of refs, players, coaches etc sit around and dissect this stuff...
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    Re: Rugby championship moving to UK?

    Jeez - thats a interesting call for cyclists! Even somebody as woeful as me would do 40K (road) in two hours... berst scernario i guess is a circle of 5Km radius.

    So out 5k to the edge and 5K...
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