A kick of the ball resting on the ground, placed in an indention in the ground, from a small pile of sand, or from a kicking tee. Place kicks are used for penalty kicks at goal or for conversion kicks after a try has been awarded.
A kick technique where the ball is place on the ground before being kicked. the ball is kicked after it has been placed on the ground for that purpose Placer - a player who holds the ball on the ground for a team-mate to kick
The place kick is a kick from a tee. This act of kicking the ball from the tee is similar to hitting a goal ball from the tee. The tees in both sports provide the same support, to lift the ball off the ground. In rugby league higher tees are used to kick the ball higher.