Has anyone been killed in a rugby match?
Yes, some of the stories are in the 'Related Links' section for you below.
I'm not sure of precise figures on either sport, however I do know that it is VERY rare that a Rugby player will die from injuries sustained during a match. Many player's careers have been ended due to broken bones etc. But in my years of being a rugby fan I can't remember one death. That's not saying there haven't been any, but it is a rarity.
The TMO (television match official) uses video footage to check tries or kicks at goal for the referee who is unsure whether it has been scored or not. Radio linked match officials Indirectly- development of the rugby balls, development of training aids, statistical data recovery, development of rugby shirts,