Playing Rugby League with Benji Marshall

Playing Rugby League with Benji Marshall

The Greatest Fights... That Never Were

The Greatest Fights... That Never Were

Mud, Blood and Beer

Rugby League in 1970s

$26.99
ISBN
9781742575155

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More Information
By Alan Whiticker
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 284
Book Size 247 x 196 x 26
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 22 Sep 2014
Subject Classification Sports & outdoor recreation / Ball games / Rugby football / Rugby League

The 1970s was the toughest and most controversial decade in rugby league history known as the era of the biff , the 1970s saw Rugby League competition become the most competitive in the world.


Mud, Blood and Beer is the inside story of the decade where the rules didn t always apply and it was play at any risk! Where players didn t earn extraordinary money like in today s game and where they worked hard all week in regular job and then played hard for 80 minutes where mateship and the odd biff was all part of the game.


Mud, Blood and Beer, discusses the characters of the game and the growth of the clubs and how the game changed from backyard clubs to corporate establishments.
A light hearted read on how times have changed and where if you couldn t handled the tough stuff you didn t make it...