English version

fly half

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
fly halfˌfly ˈhalf noun [countable]  DSOa player in a game of rugby. A fly half has to be able to run quickly.
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fly halfMark Trodden comes in at fly half.Influential fly half and captain Michael Lynagh is out for six weeks with a dislocated left shoulder.Smith and Hannaford teaming up again with fly half, Neil Matthews diving in.
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