Thursday, October 19, 2006

Mark Andrews gets nailed by Dan Hyde in 2004 Barbarians match

Mark Andrews gets nailed

This is a great hit on Mark Andrews by a young Dan Hyde of England. It's the Barbarians playing against them at Twickenham, and as far as I remember, this was South African Andrews' last international game.

At the end, they gave him a chance to convert a kick, but he missed hopelessly and almost took out the touch judge.

Great hit even if he did have his back turned. Andrews got up with a smile on his face.

Posted by Rugbydump at 9:17 am | View Comments (14)

Posted in Big Hits & Dirty Play

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Baabaa November 03, 2006 7:21 am

Haha take that!

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Anonymous February 06, 2007 4:15 pm

I dont think its Martin Corry, i think the commentator mentions that is's Dan Hyde

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Anonymous May 23, 2007 8:50 pm

Nah, that is Corry. You can tell by the HUGE shoulders, and the way he sort of lumbers into the tackle.

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Matt G July 29, 2007 6:57 pm

Nope it's definitely Dan Hyde

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Anonymous August 20, 2007 7:03 pm

thats not corry thats pat sanderson or hill sum1 like thatbtw corry isnt that big wen u actually meet himhes very slim

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TG October 03, 2007 11:18 am

im convinced thats corry too, for the reasons above. barnes always gets names wrong hes an idiot. and corry is massive in his upper body but has pretty skinny legs lol. still a beast though and the most under rated 4-8 forward n england

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Anonymous October 30, 2007 4:32 am

It's Dan Hyde. It was a very young experimental England side and quite a few dropped have since dropped off the radar. I think Hyde left Leeds when they were relegated and is now playing in ND1. Corry seemed pretty enormous when I met him.

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hamish m December 23, 2007 11:10 pm

If I remember rightly, Hyde recently failed a drugs test at his ND1 club

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Anonymous October 08, 2008 10:39 am


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Westi October 10, 2008 7:31 am

i cant remember what Dan Hyde looks like but it first glance i would have said it was Martin Corry.Im probably wrong but at first looks... :)

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Anonymous January 07, 2010 3:55 pm

clearly martin corry.

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Wade Hyde October 22, 2011 10:48 am

I'm Dan's father . I was there . It was him . End of debate .

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Rugbydump August 13, 2013 6:46 am

It's definitely Dan Hyde, having watched the full match replay.

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MisterDavid August 17, 2013 7:01 pm

I like big props and I cannot lie.

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