Practical Aspects of Refereeing the tackle. Practical Aspects of Refereeing the Tackle. Tackle. Rugby is a physical game composed of many individual contests; tackles occur hundreds of times during a game Tackles are a prime source of turnover ball
Body positions tell a lot. No flying in!
What can turned player do?
Can arriving player tear the ball away from the tackler?
Any attempt to stay on their feet?
Can tackled player play the ball?