the game rugby was invented in England, it was thought of when during a game of football in rugby school a child broke the rules by not catching and kicking the ball but by catching it and carrying it to the goal.
the rules of rugby are simple, the ball cannot travel forward off a players hands. this means no forward passing or dribbling.
when one player gets tackled if they are holding the ball they must release the it.
rugby is a sport that consists of two teams of 15 players. the objective is to obtain more points than the opponent by scoring goals in two forty minute halves.
the play is started by one team drop kicking the ball to the opposition.
the rugby ball can be moved up and down the field by either carrying it or kicking it.
however the ball cannot be thrown forward when passing the ball.
the opposition can stop other players from going up the field by tackling them.
there are many ways to score in rugby: a try: scored by grounding the ball in the oppositions goal.
the field is 100 meters long and 70 meters wide. the goals are at least 22 meters long and the dead ball line is 10 meters long.
there are 4 ways to get a penalty: a tap penalty: is where a player drops the ball onto his foot and kicks it.
types of equipment include head protection, a shirt, shorts, a ball, gum, and boots.
rugby is a world cup sport.
rugby has not changed since it was introduced in england.
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this is where i found out what the equipment was.
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