Controversy as Toulouse attempt to 'cheat'

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 09:50

Toulouse scored a try in the corner against Toulon, or at least they that is how it first appears. However there’s a fairly blatant knock in the lead up, so after awarding the try, the ref resorts to the TMO.

Guessing this is about to happen, Toulouse flyhalf Zack Holmes quickly took the conversion, in attempt to deny the match officials the chance to review the play.

However, if you watch closely the conversion and the indication that the ref wants to TMO it happen simultaneously.

Here’s an example of this working:



Source: RugbyOnslaught