SUPER RUGBY PACIFIC TWEAKS OFFSIDE LAW TO ENCOURAGE COUNTERATTACK

SUPER RUGBY PACIFIC TWEAKS OFFSIDE LAW TO ENCOURAGE COUNTERATTACK

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Shop N Save Super Rugby Pacific will be encouraging teams to run the ball back after receiving kicks during the 2024 season after confirming a Law Innovation designed to discourage territorial kicking duels. 

Fans have been vocal in recent times about teams exploiting a loophole that’s seen large number of players standing still while kicks go over their heads in what some people have called kick tennis. We don’t believe that’s the spectacle our fans want to see in Super Rugby Pacific.

Super Rugby Pacific Chair

Kevin Malloy