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Nigel Owens Outlines The Key To The Perfect Scrum

Renowned referee, Nigel Owens, has outlined what he believes to be the key to the perfect scrum. In an interview with the BBC, Nigel Owens, outlined what he believes to be the perfect scrum. The referees insight is interesting, considering that during the Six Nations there were 63 collapses for every 100 hundred scrums. Indeed during the tournament 49% of all scrums …

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Joe Marler On What Scrums Are Really Like At The Top Level

England prop Joe Marler gives some insight into the scrum and what it takes to operate at the top level for World Rugby. Well it’s definitely dark in the scrum, thanks for that insight Joe! All jokes aside, an interesting short video covering what goes through the minds of players and referees alike as they prepare for the scrum. Joe …

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Ref From 1995 World Cup Final Analyses His Own Performance

Ed Morrison recounts a day that went down in infamy from a perspective we’d never really thought, the referee’s.  Referees, huh, we only think of them when they do something wrong. Ed Morrison was the lucky, or unlucky, depending on how you look at it, man in charge on that fateful day in 1995. While the day is now synonymous …

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Watch The Best Tries From The World Of Rugby Last Month

World Rugby looks at the best Tries from International matches during June as we all continue to gear ourselves up for RWC 2015.  The best thing about this is that we’re going to be seeing a whole lot more International tries being scored over the summer as nations continue their preparation for RWC 2015. For now let’s look back to …

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Watch: Tevita Li Breaks New Zealand U-20 Try Scoring Record

New Zealand’s under-20 player Tevita Li has just broken the record for tries scored in this age group at the World Rugby Under-20 Championships.  In the Baby Blacks’ mauling of France at the semi-final stage, the Blues winger scored a hat-trick of tries to cement himself in the record books. His tally helped the under-20s win the tie 45-7 against …

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World Rugby Moves to Clarify Aspects of Laws Ahead of World Cup

Ahead of the upcoming Rugby World Cup, the sports governing body, World Rugby, has moved to clarify certain aspect of the rules governing the game World Rugby has moved to clarify certain aspects of the laws relating to the sport, and has asked officials to become stricter in their application, before Autumn’s World Cup.  In a statement World Rugby said, they had “considered …

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