Danie Toerien
2 minute read
8 Jun 2021
6:00 am

Rugby scrum rule has got me stumped

Danie Toerien

Now, if the players don’t even know what’s going on, how can us supporters?

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Like many men, I have always considered myself something of a rugby aficionado. And why shouldn’t I be? I have spent countless hours studying the sport with fellow lovers of the game. Over the years, I have always tried to keep abreast of all the rules and rule changes. This is not an easy task but one, which I am proud to say, I have achieved with reasonable success. Or so I thought. Over the past few seasons, I have completely lost track of the rules governing the scrums and the way referees interpret these rules. ALSO READ: What ANC...