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Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:33 am
Posted by LyndsayGill on Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:33 am
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We've a whole generation of players who wouldn't have a clue what to do in a contested scrum. It may well be difficult to re-introduce now.
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Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:42 am
Posted by NEtrinity on Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:42 am
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Contested scrums? No thanks. Literally a waste of time.
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:38 pm
Posted by Trinity1315 on Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:38 pm
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NEtrinity wrote:
Contested scrums? No thanks. Literally a waste of time.


Likewise non-contested scrums. :)
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:40 pm
Posted by NEtrinity on Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:40 pm
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Trinity1315 wrote:
Likewise non-contested scrums. :)

Agreed but I meant contested scrums take too much time setting up, collapsing etc. etc.
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:45 pm
Posted by Little willy on Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:45 pm
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How is Childs going to keep up with all these changes he doesn't know the rules now
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:48 pm
Posted by Trinity1315 on Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:48 pm
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NEtrinity wrote:
Agreed but I meant contested scrums take too much time setting up, collapsing etc. etc.


I take your point. I really don't want to go back to the days of collapsing scrums. It's all hypothetical anyway, because it simply won't happen. The game is completely changed from when we had contested scrums .
I simply cannot stand the sham that is a present day 'scrum'
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:54 pm
Posted by wakefieldwall on Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:54 pm
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Without a scrum though where is there an advantage at the point of the offence/error. You just going to go straight for a kick to touch to gain field position?
What would a Cockney know about rugby league?
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Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:00 pm
Posted by Trinity1315 on Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:00 pm
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wakefieldwall wrote:
Without a scrum though where is there an advantage at the point of the offence/error. You just going to go straight for a kick to touch to gain field position?


Just do a handover to the non offending team.
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:08 pm
Posted by NEtrinity on Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:08 pm
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Trinity1315 wrote:
Just do a handover to the non offending team.

yes
Re: Proposed rule changes
Post Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:25 pm
Posted by wakefieldwall on Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:25 pm
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Trinity1315 wrote:
Just do a handover to the non offending team.


What about offences close to line would you restart on the 10 or 20?
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