He's a fine place-kick
, it's true, but then he has no judgment, and he can't sprint for nuts.
If the match is a draw there will be 20 minutes of extra time, then try count will separate the teams, and finally a place-kick
It is not always easy to see the things that go wrong with place-kick
snaps and holds.
The Kiwi's third place-kick
gave his side a two-point lead in reply to Martin Jackson's try which was converted by Jamie Elphick.
If the scores are still level the number of tries scored (including in extra time) will decide the winner, and if necessary a place-kick
Recommendation Saracens +3 2pts 10-11 Blue Sq, S James, 888 PREMIERSHIP GOALKICKER RECORDS Attempts Success Total O Farrell Saracens 31 25 80% J Gopperth Newcastle 55 44 80% D Walder Wasps 67 51 76% A Goode Saracens 28 20 71% C Thomas Leeds 29 19 65% Figures show place-kick
records (conversions and penalties) for today's likely starting goalkickers in Premiership matches only.
Scarlets fly-half Rhys Priestland had also missed the target with a ninth-minute place-kick
but was successful four minutes after Tebaldi's try to cut the deficit.
After a game in which our punter kicked one straight up and the another out of bounds, five yards beyond the line of scrimmage, I decided to try an idea I had some years ago--the place-kick
"This will be a real nail-biter and that is reflected in the betting at present with fans going for the smallest winning margin markets available." Leicester, of course, reached the final thanks to a place-kick
shootout victory over Cardiff after the teams were locked at 26-26 after extra-time.
They lost in that historic place-kick
shoot-out after a 26-26 draw against Leicester, which attracted almost 50,000 supporters, as James and Martyn Williams missed their kicks at goal.
Coach Mike Ruddock could only watch in disbelief as his players frittered away numerous chances and saw Robinson land only one place-kick
at goal from four attempts before his 75th-minute drop-goal which put Wales ahead for the first time.