Crusaders back Colin Slade, who has broken has jaw on multiple occasions, was on the receiving end of a huge Ma’a Nonu charge during the Crusaders and Blues’ Super Rugby game at the weekend. Nonu’s superior size and body position meant Slade was sent flying, gumguard and all.
*As pointed out in the comments below, an almost identical thing actually happened to Slade last weekend too, against the Hurricanes’ Hadleigh Parkes. View that here
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Hadleigh Parkes of the Hurricanes gets the better of Colin Slade’s tackling technique