Law discussion: Three suggested changes
Change the laws and you change the game. That is why there is great circumspection when law changes are suggested. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.
Law Application: Knock-on
The knock-on would probably be regarded as the easiest of law applications, bread-and-butter stuff for a referee. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.
Law application: The Tackle
Tackles have increased in number in the modern game when, for so much of the game, avoiding the tackle has been replaced by taking the tackle. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.
Law Application: Scrum
Interpretation should be a taboo word when it comes to the laws of rugby football - a rugby blasphemy. Nobody is ever there to interpret the laws. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.