in-goal

in-goal

Area behind the posts that lies between the goal line and the dead ball line.
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in-goal

[ˈɪnˈgəʊl] adj (Rugby) in-goal areaarea di meta
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Huddersfield's task became more difficult when Alex Mellor was sin-binned for preventing Oliver Holmes running onto a grubber in-goal but Ellis still extended their advantage through the subsequent penalty.
* The awarding of a goal-line drop-out to the defending team when an attacking player, who brings the ball into in-goal, is held up.
Gigot touched down to the left of the posts, following up McIlorum's grubber to the in-goal area, Tomkins' conversion taking the score to 30-10.
Law 21 has been amended to see the defending team be rewarded for good defence with a goal-line drop out when the ball is held up in the in-goal area.
In an error-strewn opening, a smart grubber to the in-goal area from Morgan Smith was collected and touched down by Abdull who crossed to the right of the posts.
But their celebrations were cut short as Luke McGrath charged down Hogg's kick inside his own in-goal area and Ireland centre Ringrose was first to the ball to dot down.
The visitors had dominated most the first half, playing near Meru's in-goal area until winger Fred Kamwara received a precise pass and outran the opposition's backs for about 22 metres to make the try.
There looked to be no danger when Lui kicked to the Giants in-goal as the ball was left by Huddersfield full-back Jordan Rankin to roll dead.
Morris was then back on the score sheet after 48 minutes, this time taking advantage of loose ball in the Kenilworth in-goal area to touch down and extend his side's lead to 10 points.
North Wales Crusaders had started the game quickly, and their first chance fell with just four minutes gone as Ryan Smith put a grubber kick into the in-goal area.
Warriors sparked to life and nearly had a try of their own shortly afterwards as Josh Adams chased a kick forward, only to be narrowly beaten to the ball in the in-goal area.
Danie Poolman grounded their only try from a grubber to the in-goal area at the death, the Falcons having rumbled over via a rolling maul score in the right corner.