- rugby another name for stand-off half
Examples from the Web for fly half
He slings the pill out to the fly-half, who starts the three-quarters going.The Adventures of Sally
P. G. Wodehouse
He handed off Wilkinson, dodged the fly-half, and made for the centre of the ground.
Rush after rush he stopped, just as Fitzgerald was looking dangerous, and he brought down his fly-half every time.