Definition of set scrum in English:

set scrum


  • another term for scrum
    • ‘Whenever danger threatened, Malton either disrupted the Halifax line-out or stole the ball at set scrums for Newsome to clear.’
    • ‘Their pack occasionally struggled in the set scrum and gave up a penalty try in Cardiff.’
    • ‘Melrose, looking menacing in the set scrums, finally made their set-piece pressure pay.’
    • ‘The early pressure was only eased when the front row again conceded a penalty at the set scrum.’
    • ‘Yet they showed power in the set scrums, often upsetting the Hawick pack, and fluency in the back line.’