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feicarsinn

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I found this video linked on another forum I frequent from time to time. It's from a Leeds vs Hunslet match in 1901:
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It's interesting to see how the game has developed over the last century and a bit. Seems hecktic as anything.

Here's another one from Salford vs Batley
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And another from Oldham vs Swinton
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Little Richardjohn

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Fascinating.
Look how supple and lithe their bodies are, while still covering a wide range of body types. No No-neck wonders then.
The crowd doesn't look very different from Stradey Park in the 50's.
 
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Fa'atau82

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I like how every ruck is a scrum :D and basically a guy gets it and just hoofs it or throws it at someone.
 
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