The Invincibles

Subtitle:
The Inside Story of the 1982 Kangaroos, the Team that Changed Rugby Forever
By:
Mark Flanagan
Price:
£19.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785315268
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
320

Description

In 1982 the Australian rugby league team toured the UK and France and made history by winning all their games. Playing exhilarating, high-risk, free-flowing rugby, they dazzled British fans and became known as the Invincibles. This is their story, told by those who faced the challenge of tackling one of world sport's greatest ever teams.

About the author

Mark Flanagan has been a sports journalist and author for more than 20 years and a rugby league fan since the early 1980s. He was lucky enough to see all the great Ashes Test matches of the 80s and 90s, the heyday for the sport in the modern era. He has worked on a freelance basis for the League Weekly newspaper for the last ten years, and has spent his whole working life in the heartlands of rugby league.