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#TMO

# tmo - Last year 2021

'I spoke to Joe Schmidt' - Gatland unhappy at World Rugby dragging the Lions in
# TMO
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# TMO

'I spoke to Joe Schmidt' - Gatland unhappy at World Rugby dragging the Lions in

Aug 3rd 2021, 2:06 PM 28,557 Views 2 Comments

The Lions boss says they tried to have the TMO changed before the first Test.

# tmo - All time

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment
# TMO
From The42
# TMO

Joy Neville makes more history as Nigel Owens gets 100th Test appointment

Sep 24th 2020, 3:45 PM 12,094 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Andy Farrell’s Ireland have learned who will be refereeing them this autumn.

Bravo to Super Rugby for finally allowing fans in the stadium to hear the TMO
# Audio
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# Audio

Bravo to Super Rugby for finally allowing fans in the stadium to hear the TMO

Jan 31st 2020, 8:52 AM 6,678 Views 5 Comments

The supporters at Eden Park could eavesdrop on the chat between the referee and his TMO.

World Rugby approves revised TMO trial for November international Tests
# Closed Trial
From The42
# Closed Trial

World Rugby approves revised TMO trial for November international Tests

Oct 3rd 2018, 5:47 PM 15,348 Views 9 Comments

The world governing body have confirmed a closed trial which looks at revising the scope of the TMO.

What role should the TMO play in rugby? A key question for the sport
# Try: Yes Or No?
From The42
# Try: Yes Or No?

What role should the TMO play in rugby? A key question for the sport

Sep 16th 2018, 9:00 AM 8,387 Views 20 Comments

World Rugby expressed its unhappiness with the current situation in July.

World Rugby confirm Anscombe try against England should have stood
# Huge Call
From The42
# Huge Call

World Rugby confirm Anscombe try against England should have stood

Feb 13th 2018, 3:06 PM 18,995 Views 31 Comments

Warren Gatland labelled the decision a ‘terrible mistake.’

Don't expect the GAA to bring in video refs for penalty decisions and black card calls
# Roll It There Again
From The42
# Roll It There Again

Don't expect the GAA to bring in video refs for penalty decisions and black card calls

Jan 24th 2017, 9:00 PM 10,193 Views 23 Comments

Páraic Duffy raised the issue of TMO’s in his annual report today.

Nigel Owens wants to see the TMO used less during matches
# Big Screen
From The42
# Big Screen

Nigel Owens wants to see the TMO used less during matches

Nov 16th 2016, 3:49 PM 7,606 Views 18 Comments

Welsh ref would like to see video replays used only to decide on tries.

World Cup organisers defend TMO system amid growing frustration from fans
# Rwc 15
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# Rwc 15

World Cup organisers defend TMO system amid growing frustration from fans

Sep 22nd 2015, 7:45 PM 9,685 Views 18 Comments

World Rugby claim just 28% of stoppage time from the opening game was taken up by the TMO process.

TMO, once the envy of every other sport, threatening to become a blight on rugby
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

TMO, once the envy of every other sport, threatening to become a blight on rugby

Sep 21st 2015, 3:07 PM 7,210 Views 22 Comments

‘The man upstairs’ has been too quick to demand a stoppage, and referees aren’t helping either.

SANZAR looking to replace TMO with a new 'referee bunker'
# Going Upstairs
From The42
# Going Upstairs

SANZAR looking to replace TMO with a new 'referee bunker'

Jun 12th 2015, 1:02 PM 5,587 Views 1 Comment

The ‘referee’s bunker’ has already been successfully been trialled in rugby league.

'We've got to the stage where you can substitute half the team'
# Review Process
From The42
# Review Process

'We've got to the stage where you can substitute half the team'

Apr 16th 2015, 1:27 PM 9,346 Views 25 Comments

Anthony Foley would like to see altered scrums, only five subs and the re-introduction of rucking in rugby.

The TMO for Ireland's clash with England has been stabbed in South Africa
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

The TMO for Ireland's clash with England has been stabbed in South Africa

Feb 23rd 2015, 11:48 AM 15,230 Views 14 Comments

There may now be a change to the team of match officials after Shaun Veldsman was assaulted in Cape Town.

Hawk-Eye technology will be used in Munster's Pro12 game tomorrow
# TMO
From The42
# TMO

Hawk-Eye technology will be used in Munster's Pro12 game tomorrow

Feb 20th 2015, 9:09 AM 6,384 Views 5 Comments

The SMART Replay system is bring trialled by World Rugby with a view to the World Cup later this year.

Should Bernard Foley's try for Australia against Ireland have been allowed?
# You're The Ref
From The42
# You're The Ref

Should Bernard Foley's try for Australia against Ireland have been allowed?

Nov 23rd 2014, 9:00 PM 17,512 Views 32 Comments

Was it a forward pass from Phipps? You tell us…

Andrew Conway impresses on a 'good day' for Foley's Munster
# Good Day
From The42
# Good Day

Andrew Conway impresses on a 'good day' for Foley's Munster

Oct 25th 2014, 12:34 PM 5,755 Views 10 Comments

The southern province’s head coach excused Ian Keatley’s four misses from the tee at Thomond Park.

Darragh Fanning: 'We can't win the Munster match this week'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Darragh Fanning: 'We can't win the Munster match this week'

Sep 22nd 2014, 7:30 PM 10,105 Views 18 Comments

The winger has told his side not to get distracted by the upcoming Aviva Stadium clash.

‘We’re Connacht and we just deal with that’ – Pat Lam on refereeing calls
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

‘We’re Connacht and we just deal with that’ – Pat Lam on refereeing calls

Jan 5th 2014, 3:00 PM 19,821 Views 57 Comments

The western province’s head coach didn’t agree with decisions made by the match officials during last night’s defeat.

'We got out of jail' admits O'Connor as Leinster survive late scare
# Close Call
From The42
# Close Call

'We got out of jail' admits O'Connor as Leinster survive late scare

Oct 19th 2013, 7:20 PM 5,147 Views 5 Comments

Former Ulster player Pedrie Wannenburg looked to have clinched a late point when he touched down near the Leinster line.

Scarlets see red over Tom Court try that was 'clearly short of the line'
# Sour Grapes
From The42
# Sour Grapes

Scarlets see red over Tom Court try that was 'clearly short of the line'

May 11th 2013, 5:28 PM 3,313 Views 7 Comments

Coach Simon Easterby believes Ulster would be delighted to see Alain Rolland refereeing the Pro12 Final.

6 Nations: England on the brink of Grand Slam after Italy victory
# Champions Elect
From The42
# Champions Elect

6 Nations: England on the brink of Grand Slam after Italy victory

Mar 10th 2013, 3:57 PM 2,683 Views 4 Comments

Toby Flood made Italy pay for their indiscipline but a fightback ensured a tight finish.

'In my eyes it was definitely a penalty' - Keith Earls on the controversial TMO
# Tough Breaks
From The42
# Tough Breaks

'In my eyes it was definitely a penalty' - Keith Earls on the controversial TMO

Mar 9th 2013, 9:57 PM 26,394 Views 97 Comments

There is more bad news on the injury front, meanwhile, as Eoin Reddan suffered a leg fracture.

'It's a great Christmas present for us' - Penney reflects on Connacht's near miss
# Gift Wrapped
From The42
# Gift Wrapped

'It's a great Christmas present for us' - Penney reflects on Connacht's near miss

Dec 22nd 2012, 8:00 PM 13,069 Views 16 Comments

Munster climbed to third in the Pro12 table after their win in Galway.

Reaction: Munster show plenty of fight but can’t stop Leinster charging through the front door
# Pro12
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# Pro12

Reaction: Munster show plenty of fight but can’t stop Leinster charging through the front door

Oct 6th 2012, 9:36 PM 10,765 Views 36 Comments

Rob Penney will be furious at his side’s inability to stop the straight-up running of Strauss, Conway and McFadden.

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, RaboDirect PRO12 From The42
Live Oct 6th 2012, 5:51 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, RaboDirect PRO12

Was it over? James Hook says so - but IRB backs ref
# No Flag
From The42
# No Flag

Was it over? James Hook says so - but IRB backs ref

Sep 12th 2011, 11:25 AM 879 Views 2 Comments

Wales lost out to defending champions South Africa – and they were denied the points for this penalty. Judge for yourself.

The Morning Score: Wednesday
# The Morning Score
From The42
# The Morning Score

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Dec 1st 2010, 9:07 AM 197 Views 0 Comments

Trap takes a hit on his wages, a Cats legend bows out and there’s major changes afoot for one Irish rugby province.