Dogroll Barrett opens up about his "dogroll" dive

Publish Date
Thursday, 26 September 2019, 8:12AM

During the All Blacks win against South Africa in their opening Rugby World Cup match in the weekend, Scott "Dogroll" Barrett (as predicted by G Lane) scored a Try.

The main talking point following the Try was not the speed and power of the All Blacks' Lock, but the style and grace of his dive to touch the ball down.

During a press conference in the lead up to the ABs next game against Canada, Barrett, flanked by his two brothers, was questioned by Radio Sport commentator Nigel Yalden about that now-infamous dive.

"I've got the nickname "Dogroll" so I guess it was a bit of a dogroll..."

Listen to the audio above.

Don't worry Scott the ACC won't be reaching out to their lawyers...