Definition of 'scrum'
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The scrum half has played only once in six weeks because of a hamstring injury. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Their win yesterday showed that they have been well coached and the scrum was solid. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Makes you wonder where you are supposed to put your head in the rugby scrum. The Sun (2015)It felt like we spent the past eight weeks waiting for a scrum to be formed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We have to match them at scrum time and in the lineout. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The structure of a game revolves around scrum and lineout. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Australia dipped as they lost composure and as series after series of scrums went crashing together. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Wales work on keeping our legs up so the scrum does not go down. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The key to getting scrums right rests primarily with the officials. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Coaches says the scrum is all about the engagement. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Just imagine the entertainment possibilities when slightly less time is soaked up by the refereeing of the scrum. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There's definitely worse people to scrum down with. The Sun (2015)Threat as the scrum may be, the lineout is an opportunity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For me, who will play at scrum half is one of the most interesting questions. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The other staple of Argentine rugby is the scrum. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The 22-year-old scrum half is returning to action at least two weeks ahead of schedule after an intense rehabilitation programme. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Wasps held on through a barrage of scrums close to their line and defended well, albeit against some rather predictable attacks. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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