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# offloads

Last year
'Sammy Bill' Monaghan goes from strength to strength in Ireland's second row
The Wasps lock has impressed in this Six Nations.
'They back us to use our skills, I think that's very apparent'
Gavin Coombes is an effective offloader of the ball, as we saw against Ulster last weekend.
All time
O'Mahony enjoying chances to show 'the skills and the football' for Ireland
The Munster man is often tasked with holding width in Ireland’s attacking shape.
Brave Blossoms' attacking style thrills the World Cup on home soil
Jamie Joseph’s men have been the story of this tournament and delivered on a special night in Yokohama.
Analysis: How the threat of red cards could be favouring teams who offload
Eoin Toolan examines the All Blacks’ support play to explain their effectiveness in offloading.
Analysis: Conan continues to press Ireland claims with sensational showing
The Leinster number eight was man of the match against Ulster in the Champions Cup quarter-finals.
Analysis: Exciting James Lowe bringing a smile to Leinster faces
The 25-year-old wing had an impressive impact against Connacht.
Analysis: Jared Payne's sumptuous offloads shine in Ireland's historic win
The Ulsterman was outstanding as he started at fullback for the first time in Test rugby.
7 achingly beautiful RWC passes too good not to watch over and over again
Here’s to the playmakers.
Joe Schmidt: My Ireland team has licence to offload and take risks
The Kiwi head coach explains his philosophy around risk taking on the pitch.
Analysis: Offloading is a thrilling spectacle but high risks involved
We use GIFs and videos to look at Glasgow’s passing out of contact in the Pro12 final against Leinster.