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Thursday, October 19, 2006

Jonny Wilkinson big hit on Justin Bishop in 2003

Jonny Wilkinson big hit on Justin Bishop in 2003

Jonny Wilkinson has always been a great tackler. Here is an awesome clip of him nailing the Irish winger Justin Bishop in the 2003 Six Nations Championship.

Wilkinson put in three good tackles in that sequence of play. One was a covering effort, one was head on, and the other was an awesome dumping tackle on Bishop.

Bizarrely enough these days that would be called a dump or dip tackle, and get him penalised and maybe even yellow carded. Back then though - great hit.

Have a look at Jonny's big hit on Emile Ntamack over here.

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Posted at 1:47 am | 7 comments

Jonny Wilkinson huge hit on Emile N'tamack

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Anonymous June 02, 2007 7:33 pm

Awsome hitJohnny's a legend for sure

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Anonymous August 26, 2007 9:13 pm

Wee hey good to see a english bloke putting in some good tackles

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Anonymous August 26, 2007 9:14 pm

yeah i agree but they were bloody useless at tackling chabal last week dirty english

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Anonymous December 02, 2007 3:41 pm

good tackles

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Apollo April 22, 2008 8:20 pm

spear tackle?

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Anonymous June 27, 2008 7:23 pm

yeah allright hit iv'e seen better .it's not a spear takle he didn't pick him up and then shove his face into the dirt anyway he wuold have been sent off if it was

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Anonymous April 13, 2009 6:35 am

brilliant tackle from a great player. He should make the lions regardless of how long he has been out

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