rugby football


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Noun1.rugby football - a form of football played with an oval ballrugby football - a form of football played with an oval ball
throw-in - (rugby) an act or instance of throwing a ball in to put it into play
goal-kick - (rugby) an attempt to kick a goal
scrum, scrummage - (rugby) the method of beginning play in which the forwards of each team crouch side by side with locked arms; play starts when the ball is thrown in between them and the two sides compete for possession
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
knock on - (rugby) knocking the ball forward while trying to catch it (a foul)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
hooker - (rugby) the player in the middle of the front row of the scrum who tries to capture the ball with the foot
winger - (sports) player in wing position
hook - secure with the foot; "hook the ball"
hack - kick on the shins
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We were about as ready for war as Lady Conyers there is to play Rugby football for Oxford.
As to our own representative, the well-known athlete and international Rugby football player, E.
For one who had never played Rugby football George handled the situation well.
The Rugby Football League's headquarters will relocate from Leeds to the campus.
LAHORE -- Army routed Lahore Rugby Football Club by 38-05 in an important Division I match of 5th Edition of Servis Tyres 15s Rugby Championship at Islamabad Jinns Rugby Club ground on Thursday.
ROGER DRAPER is to quit the Rugby Football League, he has announced.
THE Rugby Football League is to probe an incident at the end of Salford's home defeat by Leeds on Sunday when referee James Child appeared to be pelted with an object.
by Times News Service Muscat Rugby Football Club team in action in this seasons' outfits.
England and Sale Sharks wing Mark Cueto was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) while former Rugby Football President LeRoy Angel and Lymm High School stalwart Len Davies were awarded British Empire Medals.
THE AVON Valley School and Performing Arts College has joined forced with the Rugby Football Union.
The kit design scheme was launched in 2012 by the Rugby Football Union (RFU) in partnership with the Rugby Football Foundation.
1904TO 2008 APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL OF CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION APPLICANT CLUB: SHANNON RUGBY FOOTBALL CLUB TAKE NOTICE that I, Barry McConkey, Secretary of Shannon Rugby Football Club whose premises are situate at Thomond Park, Limerick in the Court area and District aforesaid HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that I intend to apply to the Annual Licensing District Court at District Court, Merchants Quay, in Limerick on the 25th day of September 2014 at 10.