The ‘hit’ is the problem after-all

January 22, 2013 11
A week or so back I (stupidly) decided to give my opinion in an area of the game very few know anything about, the scrum, but it seems by a shot of luck I might not have been far off! My post 'The hit is a miss' dealt with issues at scrum time and suggested…

The hit is a miss

January 7, 2013 29
This time of year rugby lovers (in the Southern Hemisphere) are forced to sit through the best Europe has to offer if they want their weekly rugby union fix and it has been interesting in some aspects to see what is happening up North. One of the observation I made personally was the difference in…

Managing the Scrum – Tips by Brian Moore (ex England International Rugby Hooker)

October 21, 2011 0
The following are tips by Brian Moore in managing the scrum, these tips were extracted from a rugby refereeing forum and was submitted by Brian.Moore represented England, winning a total of 64 England caps between 1987 and 1995, making him the 13th most-capped Englishman (as of July 2007). Moore played in three Rugby World Cups…