Rugby Referee Quick Quiz #1

Posted by IRB Laws on December 17th, 2009

Test your rugby referee knowledge with our Quick Quiz!


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You are playing advantage for Blue’s knock on when Blue enters the tackle zone from the side, not the gate. You should recognize a new advantage for Red.



Red wing, defending against a Blue overlap at his goal line, intentionally knocks on a pass between two Blue players. You should award a penalty try between the goal posts.



Red is attacking inside Blue’s 22. Blue wrestles the ball away and throws it into touch. You should restart play with a penalty kick to Red 5 meters from touch.



Red #11 kicks the ball forward to open space, past Red #4. Red #4 knows he cannot run toward any Blue players waiting for the ball, but he wants to run to the open space where it will land. Can he?



Red #13 is smother-tackled as he carries the ball into Blue’s goal. You’re not sure whether the ball is grounded. You should ...










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