Law Discussions

Law discussion: Similar incidents treated differently

Law discussion: Similar incidents treated differently

They are different matches with different referees, and similar incidents are treated differently. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.

Law Discussion: Lawes and laws

Law Discussion: Lawes and laws

For the second week in a row, Twickenham was host to a one-point Test and a refereeing controversy late in the match which involved the use or non-use of the TMO.

Law discussion:

Law discussion:

The referee had received a "check-check" from the TMO and consults him. There are replays showing what happened - that Farrell turned side on and the hard knob of the right shoulder made strong contact with Esterhuizen's upper chest. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.

Law discussion - ball lost, try lost

Law discussion - ball lost, try lost

There are only a few minutes to play. Toulouse are leading Bath by two points - 22-20. Freddy Burns kicks a penalty from slap in front. The ball strikes an upright and stays out but fullback Burns gets a golden chance of redemption. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.

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