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#Tackle Height

# tackle-height - Thursday 8 August, 2019

From The42 World Rugby approves law trial to reduce tackle height to the waist Tackle Height

World Rugby approves law trial to reduce tackle height to the waist

Another closed trial will see yellow cards being reviewed while players are in the sin bin.

# tackle-height - Sunday 5 August, 2018

From The42 How has World Rugby come to the point of the 'nipple line' and 'armpit line'? Tackle Height

How has World Rugby come to the point of the 'nipple line' and 'armpit line'?

We spoke to Ross Tucker about the process of rugby attempting to lower the height of tackles.

# tackle-height - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

From The42 'Armpit line' introduced in English cup as trials to lower tackle height continue Head Injury

'Armpit line' introduced in English cup as trials to lower tackle height continue

Rugby authorities are hoping to see a reduction in the number of concussions being sustained in tackles.