Longest drop goal

Discussion in 'General Rugby Union' started by Erikhfp, Aug 19, 2007.

  1. Erikhfp

    Erikhfp Guest

    Gary Brand is a South African who kicked a miracle drop goal from 77m out to give the Springboks a 7 - 0 win against England in 1932... and that kick was made with one of those heavy leather balls of that time
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  3. PeeJay

    PeeJay Guest

    I don't mean to be rude, but so what? You can't just tell us a fact and not start off a conversation about it.
  4. FerraraZ

    FerraraZ Guest

    If you had a video or pic with this post it would have been exciting but just the fact u saying it doesn't really interest me. Sorry
  5. Whazthisname

    Whazthisname Guest

    How do you know this????? How do we know you didn't just make it up???
  6. stevemagoo

    stevemagoo Guest

    An Irish Player, John Murphy Kicked a 82m Dropgoal in 1901 with a watermelon, which, weren't readily available at the time. Unfortunately, YouTube was only in its infancy at this stage, so i have no proof.
  7. melon

    melon Guest

    Lies! IT WAS 79m!!!!!
  8. Erikhfp

    Erikhfp Guest

    It was in the South African November 2006 edition of the Sports Illustrated on their timeline of The Springboks vs England
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