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(rugby) the method of beginning play in which the forwards of each team crouch side by side with locked arms

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Coach Warren Gatland claimed both were suffering from muscle problems but I felt for Georgia because they were punished for having a superior scrum.
SCORING OPPORTUNITIES: St Helens touched down for a pair of tries from scrums against Salford on Thursday evening DAVE KENDALL
Each Scrum team maintains a list of items to be addressed at a future date, he added.
Finally at the scrum, the referee will no longer prompt the scrum-half to feed the ball and the No.
Right from the off the Highlanders were telling referee Angus Gardner that they had dominance at the scrum.
O Scrum baseia-se no principio da objetividade, papeis bem definidos e facilidade de aprendizado.
About Collaborative Leadership Team: The Collaborative Leadership Team is an Agile and Scrum Consultancy focused on growing Individuals and Teams, improving their ability to deliver valuable, working products.
Stour struck back with a try on 20 minutes, head prop Stefan Thorp peeling off from a five-metre scrum to burrow his way over to score.
Scrum Alliance, the largest, most established and influential professional membership organization and certifying body in the Agile community, announces its first ever Global Scrum Gathering in September at Shanghai, China.
STUART LANCASTER believes he has the perfect ingredients for victory in Cardiff on Friday - the England scrum and a French referee.
The hooker stressed the need to improve scrum endurance and force the other teams to take ball out and take on their backs.
The first used definition of Scrum, a word that comes from rugby football, was "a flexible, holistic product development strategy where a development team works as a unit to reach a common goal" as opposed to a "traditional, sequential approach.
IRELAND captain Paul O'Connell believes England still boast the strongest scrum in the RBS 6 Nations, even with a mini injury crisis at prop.
DAN Cole has prepared England to face a ferocious scrum assault at Twickenham on Saturday that Argentina will regard as a matter of honour.