scrum half


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scrum half

n
1. (Rugby) a player who puts in the ball at scrums and tries to get it away to his three-quarter backs
2. (Rugby) this position in a team
Translations

scrum half

n (Rugby) → Gedrängehalbspieler(in) m(f)

scrum half

nmediano di mischia
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IT is a tribute to the inherent qualities of top class rugby league players that a former scrum half like Kyle Eastmond can comfortably play in the centre for England at rugby union against the All Blacks.
A statement released by Cardiff Blues yesterday read: "Cardiff Blues can confirm that scrum half Lloyd Williams will be out of action for approximately four weeks following a knee injury suffered against the Ospreys over the weekend.
MAKE MINE NINE: Greig Laidlaw wants to play scrum half
Pwllheli ran in six tries as they overcame visitors Colwyn Bay 36-20 with flanker RichardHughesandcentreEurosThomas both scoring two tries apiece, others coming from flanker Lee Oliver and scrum half Thomas Henry.
BLUES scrum half Richie Rees said he is hungry for more international honours after winning his first caps in the Six Nations.
The Crosby club's most recent arrivals - the 16 stone centre Jaine Nava and scrum half Pablo Feijoo - will both be playing for their country but at least the outstanding fly-half Alex Davies is back in the Waterloo side for their tough trip to Blackheath today.
The scrum half played 51 times for England and won a World Cup in the process.
1 scrum half and Australian captain - has always showed strong leadership skills from the base of the scrum.
A FORMER international scrum half has been advising rugby players on their club contracts, with his legal hat on.
The 28-year-old will start Super League XVIII as the Giants first-choice scrum half to form a half-back partnership with Danny Brough.
Things levelled out in the second period as both sides managed just a try apiece, one for the home side by scrum half Llyr Hughes and a second try to the visiting scrum half Ross Turner.
Their tries coming from scrum half Gareth Griffiths, No 8 Tristand Rowlands and centre Matthew Lloyd with outside half Dewi Williams adding four penalties and one conversion.