A 50-50 challenge is a tackle where two players both go for the ball at the same time.

Both players have the same chance of winning the ball, so it is said to be a 50-50 tackle or 50-50 challenge.

Fans love a 50-50 as it is usually a hard tackle that sparks life in to a game or creates excitement.


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