from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A play used to restart play in Rugby after the ball has gone over the sideline, in which forwards of both teams line up in two lines parallel to the goal line and at least one meter apart, and a player on the team not responsible for putting the ball out of bounds flings the ball between the lines.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a set piece where a player throws the ball into play, and both teams can contest for possession.
- n. an out produced by catching a line drive
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Both of these players are pivotal in the line-out.
Rhys Ruddock and Shane Jennings could bring contrasting skills – one solid, one fluid – to the Leinster back row but McLaughlin may be the one to add potency to the line-out.
Hartley continues to be the most accurate line-out thrower in the Premiership; Christian Day steals more as a jumper at the same set piece; Wood makes more tackles than anyone; James Downey is as forthright as anyone in the centre, and Foden is never out of the news.
England 13-0 Romania: England steal possession after the Romania line-out.
Rather than kick for goal, they opt for the line-out.
They win the line-out and Donnchadh O'Callaghan charges into a wall of red shirts.7 min: A great carry from Stephen Ferris, who gets over the gain line and is tackled by George North.
Romania's line-out didn't look straight to me but no matter England soon win possession but a forward pass disrupts their momentum.
Ireland continue going through the phases, but are being shunted backwards, yard by yard.9 min: Ireland win another penalty and go for the line-out again, five yards from the Wales tryline.
But if you miss a tackle or a line-out against England, they will punish you.
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