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Tuesday, November 06, 2007

Classic Clip - the Ref makes his point

Classic Clip - the Ref makes his point

As the Northern hemisphere rugby scene welcomes back many players that were away on World Cup duty, we look at a classic moment brought to us by not a star player, but by a referee for a change.

The game was between London Irish & Gloucester recently, and as referee Sean Davey spots a repeated infringement, you can see the opposition players around him clapping their hands expecting the inevitable. He calls across the guilty party to give him what we expect to be his marching orders. What he does is absolutely classic.

For pulling it off perfectly and doing something that has probably never been done by a ref anywhere before at this level of sport we say well done, Sir.

Posted at 3:21 am | 16 comments

Posted in Funnies, See it to Believe it

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Anonymous November 06, 2007 5:03 pm

LMAO!!! awesome video! thanks for the laugh!

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648697506806 November 06, 2007 9:23 pm

Haha, i was going to upload that myself... Had me in stitches

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Z Cacetudo November 06, 2007 10:17 pm

That's excellent. I might have to pull that one out myself (excuse the pun).

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Jeroz November 07, 2007 9:13 am

gotta say that's the funniest clip I'd seen in a long time. Excellent way for the referee to make his point.

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Anonymous November 07, 2007 11:19 am

The really funny thing is that he actually should have binned the guy - gloucester were taking the piss. That was the third penalty in 4 minutes. That DIDN'T solve the problem.

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mr. england November 07, 2007 11:20 am

hahahah thats awsome. we had a ref last year and our scrum half kicked a flanker in the scrum so he called them both and our captian over and our captain said mate its his first offence dont bin him. the ref replied with calm down calm down he's not in the bin. starts to turn away then comes back with... its a red! lol i had a chuckle that day can tell ye lol.

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BRFC November 07, 2007 12:46 pm

Mr England...you chuckled when your own scrum half got sent off? if it was anyone elses scrum half i would have chuckled but my own, i'd have been pissed off!Great video definately funny!

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elrolo November 08, 2007 7:16 pm

that was funny but should have given the yellow although he did l8er in the game

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Anonymous November 17, 2007 2:08 am

Referees can be a funny bunch sometimes can't they?That was absolutely priceless.

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Anonymous January 10, 2008 8:28 pm

I'd welcome funny refs over biast ones anyday, but sadly anytime I play away, there isn't any jokes!PS I play in Glasgow, Scotland

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Anonymous June 27, 2008 1:13 pm

He is my old Geography teacher Sean Davey!

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Nathan June 28, 2008 2:30 pm

This makes me laugh everytime i have seen it, makes his point!

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Anonymous July 03, 2008 12:00 am

that would piss me off

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Anonymous July 31, 2009 10:12 pm

one of my favorite ref moments is during the BC championships (im from Canada if you hadn't guessed it already) and i guess one of the other teams players was talking back to the ref then he gave us ten meters (sweet) but he swore at him after that happened (pretty loud too) then the ref pointed at the ball which i was holding at the time and said to the guy "does that look like a soccer ball to you?" and then we got another 10 meters

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Rugby Wrap Up May 31, 2012 9:29 pm

Classic!

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Lucius January 17, 2014 3:15 pm

It's yellow but is not a card.. guess what?

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