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Friday, October 04, 2013

Friday Funnies - George Ford's Innovative Kick

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Ithilsul October 04, 2013 1:39 pm

I remember a similar thing happening in France a few years ago. At that time, the referee, after 1-2 seconds of hesitation, decided to award the kick (maybe it was a drop goal). And, when journalists made an interview in the following days, they said the referee was right to award the kick.
Maybe the rule has changed since?

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MisterDavid October 04, 2013 4:26 pm

Bath look like they have the core of a very strong all-round team - good news.

Ford is a great signing (along with Jonathan Joseph, Anthony Watson etc.) and will be top-level before long. Has anyone seen how his defensive game is coming along? He's certainly beefed up a bit since leaving his teens, but never seems to get low enough in the tackle.

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browner March 18, 2014 2:24 pm

Law 9.A.2 [a] It's not allowed to hit the ground after its kicked.

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