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You use a Rugby ball to play rugby. It is shaped like an egg.

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What kind of ball is used in rugby?

Its a rugby ball

How long is the ball in play in a game of rugby league?

The game Rugby League requires the player to have the ball with him. You cannot play Rugby League without the ball. So the ball is in play for 80mins.

What is the ball you play rugby with called?

Its called "A Rugby Ball" simple as that - There are different manufactures of these balls but they are all a rugby ball

What is the average time the ball is in play in a rugby game?

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What is the size of the rugby ball they use to play professional rugby?

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What type of ball do they use in rugby?

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Can you play American football with a rugby ball?

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What happens if you drop the ball in rugby?

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What is a dropkick in rugby?

Dropkicking is when the ball is dropped and hits the ground (ideally on its end) before it is kicked. in Rugby Union it is used to restart play from the 22 metre line, and in Rugby League from under the posts. In both League and Union it is used to score points. When the ball is dropkicked through the posts during general play it is worth three points in Rugby Union and one point in Rugby League. It is also used for a conversion instead of a placekick in Sevens rugby.

What is the name of the rugby ball?

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Is a rugby ball a new zealand symbol?

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How is football played in the US?

As far as I know the Americans play it with a ball like a rugby ball-in fact there are a lot of similarities with American football and rugby

Which ball is bigger a rugby ball or an American baseball?

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How high can a rugby ball bounce?

That depends on the elasticity of the material used to make the rugby ball, the pressure to which it is inflated, and the force exerted on the ball to make it bounce.

Since when did people play rugby?

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What is the ball called in rugby?

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What is the average Weight of a rugby ball?

A rugby ball at standard play level is expected to be under IRB rules between 410 - 460 grams - average 430

What is rugby played with?

A rugby ball

When was the last game of rugby played with a leather ball?

There are still leather balls used in rugby matches.

What is the proper name for a rugby ball?

Its just called a rugby ball.

How was the rugby ball originally made?

how was the rugby ball originally made

Difference in rugby and rugby league balls?

-A rugby union ball is wider than a rugby league ball, but they are the same in length. -A rugby union ball is rounder. -A league ball is less aerodynamic. -A league ball bounces more unpreddictably -A league ball is lighter

How long on average is the ball in play during a rugby match?

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When was the rugby ball inveted?

Richard Lindon, a leatherworker in Rugby, England, designed the rugby ball in the 1840s.