So in essence it happens very rarely in a motion that is extremely hard to control 'duty of care'.From recent memory.
The girl today
Same teammates and more of an accident but Michael Barlow
Smothering that takes out legs, you can smother the ball without cutting the players legs in half.
The positioning of that MG/Santos banner makes it look like she's a racehorse about to be put down.
Sliding in below the knees is different to a staple of the sport, you can't control a lunging player executing a smother on a player in motion the act itself is attacking the kicking leg. What you want is the smother banned for a rare occurrence.WE LITERALLY BROUGHT IN A NEW RULE FOR ONE SINGLE BROKEN LEG IN THE MENS.
The league where there's 16 a side? Shorter quarters? Last disposal is a turnover between the arcs? They use a smaller ball too.