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Your A-Z Guide to Rugby Union for the 2016 Six Nations


EVERY sport needs the bandwagon hoppers to survive, and rugby union is no different.

However, for many genuine rugby fans, their enjoyment of the Six Nations is regularly interrupted by the annual desire of others to quickly learn the rules, principles and terminologies of the game.

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But now, thanks to our friends at The Stag Company, nagging questions like ‘what’s a ruck?’ and ‘who invented rugby?’ can be batted in the direction of these wonderful graphics above.

With every letter of the alphabet concisely covered, the rugby novices’ of this world will be up to speed before you can say William Webb Ellis.


Jamie Casey

Jamie Casey is Sports Editor of The Irish Post. Follow him on Twitter @jamiecasey37

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