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Legends of Irish Rugby

Forty Golden Greats

by John Scally

  • 183 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Mainstream Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: sport,
  • Rugby football,
  • Sports,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Ireland,
  • Football - General,
  • Rugby,
  • SPORTS_IRELAND,
  • Sports & Recreation / Rugby

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8961559M
    ISBN 101845961080
    ISBN 109781845961084
    OCLC/WorldCa67873464

    'The best coach Irish rugby - arguably Irish sport - has ever had' Malachy Clerkin, Irish Times. In the autumn of , a little-known New Zealander called Joe Schmidt took over as head coach at Leinster. He had never been in charge of a professional team.   An expansive tome that profiles of the most notable Irish rugby legends of the past 80 years. Bursting with humour and full of amusing anecdotes, Irish Rugby Greats is a unique celebration of the most significant stars of the sport from the s to the present day. A veritable who’s who of Irish rugby, it takes in all of the true greats, including Jack Kyle, Tony O’Reilly, Mike.

    Ireland v England Legends & Six Nations Ireland v England The annual fixture between England & Ireland Legends returns to Dublin this year and will be played the night before the Six Nations fixture between Ireland & England. Look for a Lions legend and the chances are you will find an Irishman. Throughout the touring team's history, the heroes of Irish rugby have been at the heart of the Lions' finest hours - on and off the at the Lions record books and you will find Irishmen at the top of almost every list, from Willie John McBride and Tony O'Reilly to Ronnie Dawson.

      England Legends and Ireland Legends played out a thrilling draw at the Twickenham Stoop on March 16th Streamed LIVE on   Who are the greatest ever British and Irish rugby players to have worn the famous red jersey of the Lions? Read and revel in our list of and have your say at Author: Brendan Gallagher.


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John Wilson Kyle, OBE (10 February – 27 November ), commonly referred to as Jack Kyle or Jackie Kyle, was a rugby union player who played for Ireland, the British Lions and the Barbarians during the s and s.

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