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sin bin

1. Slang (in ice hockey, etc.) an area off the field of play where a player who has committed a foul can be sent to sit for a specified period
2. Brit informal a special unit on a separate site from a school that disruptive schoolchildren attend until they can be reintegrated into their normal classes
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At 32-8 the contest was all but over, however after the Hull scrum half was also dispatched to the sin bin, Park had the last say when Hall put winger Matt Walls clear for the final try.
After seeing players sent to the sin bin at vital times in the last two matches ( both of which ended in defeat ( Bates has bemoaned what he sees as a lack of consistency among the officials.
Fifteen players were in the sin bin when North Ayr refused to go on and McHaffie's side could be hit hard for walking out.
With Tchakoute in the sin bin from a scrum five metres out, Ben Walker found the gap to glide over.
After seeing players sent to the sin bin at vital times in the last two matches - both of which ended in defeat - Bates has bemoaned what he sees as a lack of consistency among the officials.
This time Cull's touchline conversion of a Stuart Gibson try came at the front end of the game, in the fifth minute, and with Wharfedale scoring a try after 24 minutes the rest of the game was a slog played out in atrocious conditions with both sides losing players to the sin bin at various points.
Referees would be able to order players into the sin bin - a sectioned-off area near the dug-out - for a 10-minute 'cooling off' spell instead of showing a yellow card.
Both men came through unscathed -although Farrell did spend 10 minutes of his comeback in the sin bin after a short bout of fisticuffs with Wildcats forward Jamie Field, who also earned himself a yellow card from the official.
They include the introduction of a ten-minute sin bin for offences not serious enough to warrant dismissal and changes to the laws governing tackling, scrums and lineouts.
You can also guarantee that the sin bin technology in it will have plenty of glitches in to establish a whole new breed of legal eagles that will cost the council taxpayer a fortune.
THE Football League believes it's time for the game to consider the introduction of the sin bin as a new device to control the behaviour of players.
Performance scoring systems - Cantor: 25 win, 10 draw, 10 try, 5 successful kick, -3 missed penalty, -5 sin bin, -20 sent off; IG: 10 winning at half-time (points shared if tied), 25 win match (points shared if tied), 5 try, -5 sin bin, -10 red card, 1 per minute for a clean sheet ; Sporting: 25 win, 10 draw, 15 try, 5 penalty, drop goal, conversion, -5 missed penalty, drop goal, -5 sin bin -15 sending off; Spreadex: 25 win, 10 try, 10 last try, 5 successful kick, -5 missed penalty, drop goal, -5 sin bin, -10 sending off.