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scrum half

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Definition of scrum half in English:

noun

Rugby
A half back who puts the ball into the scrum and stands ready to receive it again.
Example sentences
  • Leigh were put under pressure early on when the Sandbach pack turned over the Leigh ball to enable their scrum half to score wide out.
  • The replacement scrum half deftly fly-hacked the ball and chased for his side's eighth.
  • And it was the scrum half, whose drop goal separated the sides in the Grand Final last year, who sent in a kick for the next score.

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