What do the referee's actions mean?

You have the impression that the referee is doing the semaphore in the field? With our gifs, decode his gestures to capture the faults and moments of the game.

From September 20th to November 2nd, Japan is organizing the Rugby World Cup. A total of 48 games are scheduled (40 in the pool phase, 8 in the playoff phase) to determine who will succeed the New Zealanders, world champions in 2015, as in 2011 and in 1987.

Rugby is a sport with complex rules, which are reflected in the field by arbitrary postures sometimes strange or difficult to interpret: what does a hand in the air, arms crossed? Find below the animated images to understand the common gestures made during rugby matches.


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