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  1. Hk sevens fans' fury at scrum on the net

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Rugby union fans cried foul again yesterday after their attempts to buy the remaining tickets for this year's Sevens were blocked when the website kept crashing. This year only 4,000 tickets were available for the gen ...

  2. Gatland called in to cure Hong Kong's scrum, lineout woes

    Posted May 13th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Waikato's former Ireland coach Warren Gatland arrived last night with the sole purpose of improving Hong Kong's scrum and lineout before the key game against South ... Kong team will benefit from his help in the technical aspects in the scrum and lineout, we also want the rest of the rugby community to turn up for a couple of the open sessions we plan ...

  3. Sport - Rugby

    Hugh Watkins raises the bar for refs

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 12:57pm

    ... I invited Alain. We created a programme that was referee-specific, involving four workshops covering the scrum, tackle/ruck/maul, game management and dealing with foul play/communication,” Watkins ... taken away from these workshops and that’s how we’ll referee the likes of the scrum for instance, so everybody is on the same page.” More than 100 people attended the conference, including ...

  4. Contest without competition

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... had decided the scrums would be no-push before the game started. They might as well have resorted to rugby league type re-starts after an infraction as it amounted to a no-contest in the most crucial area of the game. APB coach David Campese sniffed when asked about the scrum, as did his World XV counterpart Chester Williams. They both chorused that what mattered was 'making ...

  5. Children can have a ball

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... and by the time they move into the under-12s, contested scrums, lineouts, rucks and mauls are included. There are 18 mini rugby clubs around Hong Kong that run Sunday morning training sessions from ...

  6. Fresh talent perfect fit for hk's dubai tour

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to Britain due to work. The other three new faces are: Ally Maclay, Valley centre; Bill Brant, Hong Kong Cricket Club back row; and Cado Lee, Kowloon scrum half. The tour will also give backs Mike ...

  7. Join the club

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... play in the scrum, so you have to wait for the ball to come out. It can be quite frustrating at times,' he says. 'But now that the other players have realised that me and my brother ...

  8. The game for all ages

    Posted Sep 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kong Football Club. For more information on mini rugby, contact Rambo Leung, HKRFU community manager, at rambo.leung@hkrugby.com or scrum down at www.hkrugby.com. SCHOOLS/COLTS RUGBY Both ...

  9. A sporting chance to tackle English

    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is the international language of rugby- many terms such as 'scrum' and 'lineout' don't necessarily translate easily into Cantonese and even local coaches and referees will often use ...

  10. A sporting chance to tackle English

    Posted Mar 23rd 2007, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... trying hard to communicate in each others' languages. It is also true that English is the international language of rugby- many terms such as 'scrum' and 'lineout' ...



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