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HistoryIt is believed that Rugby was created in 1823 when, inthe town of Rugby (at Rugby School), a boy namedWilliam Webb Ellis caught, and ran with the ball duringa game of football.
UNION vs LEAGUE2 types: Rugby Football Union Rugby Football League
•Full-contact team game.•80-minute match (two 40-minute halves)•Grass pitch with an H-shaped goal post at each end.•Two sides of 15 players try to out-score each other.•Players can kick, run with or throw the ball.•Tackle to gain possession. 70 m 144 m
Line-outs, Rucks& Scrums Ruck ScrumLine-out
Scoring 4 ways of scoring:1. Score a Try 5 points2. Conversion 2 points3. Drop kick 3 points4. Penalty kick 3 points