place kick

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place kick

Football
a kick in which the ball is placed in position before it is kicked
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That said, Yachvili is the highest points scorer in the Heineken Cup this season with 101 points, while Skrela is on just 51, and as team-mate and fellow place-kicker Damien Traille misses out with a fractured arm, there will be many who will fancy the 50:50 chance that the Biarritz pivot offers.
The first senior match at Irish rugby's resplendent new home, the Aviva Stadium, was a straight shoot-out between the place-kickers, until O'Driscoll moved Leinster ahead in the 70th minute.
The first senior match at Irish rugby's resplendent new home, the Aviva Stadium, was a straight shootout between the place-kickers, until O'Driscoll moved Leinster ahead in the 70th minute.
France have not had a player sin-binned in the last five tournaments Ireland have not beaten both England and France away from home in the same campaign since 1972, and since that year they have recorded only one further victory in 19 visits to Paris In the last two years Scotland's place-kickers have successfully converted all seven of the tries scored and kicked 32 of 36 penalty attempts England's tally of 16 tries last year was double their total of 2008.
A week after Oregon's place-kickers were perfect on eight total attempts against Houston, Matt Evensen and Daniel Padilla each missed a field goal in the Ducks' 39-7 win over Michigan on Saturday.
WESTMEATH star Dessie Dolan has called on GAA chiefs to consider the introduction of kicking tees for place-kickers.
Full-back Martyn Davies, one of the deadliest place-kickers in the division, has damaged a shoulder and could be out for some time.