Rugby Brawl Features Some Insanely Hard Punches (Video)

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Ah, rugby. We can always count on you to give us a brawl that ends up with actual blood. Well, you guys and minor league Eastern European soccer, too. This match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Canberra Raiders was going fine until a normal-looking tackle did something to set off one side, then the other in an old-fashioned rugby brawl.

Take a look and see if you can determine where things went south, exactly:

It appears that a punch was thrown on the recovery, and that sent things into a downward spiral.

The best part is the announcer yelling, “Have a go, boys!” If that was Bob Costas, he’d be weeping and asking for a moment of prayer.

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