A Newspaper History of Welsh Rugby - Gift Details
Read about the proud history of the Welsh international rugby union team, from 1905, in this fabulous newspaper book. The book starts in March 1905, with Wales’ 10-3 win over Ireland to become the Home Nations Champions.
This impressively large book (38 x 31cm – approx A3) features the history of the Welsh Rugby team, as told through newspaper headlines and stories, printed at the time. It covers some of the great matches in Welsh Rugby history, and includes a remarkable number Five and Six Nations, Grand Slam, and Triple Crown wins.
The Wales international team has recorded notable wins across northern and southern hemisphere teams; including Australia, South Africa, England, France and Ireland. This book also covers some of the exciting high scoring matches, including those against Japan in the 1999 World Cup (64-15), Italy in 2001 (47-16), and France (35-43) also in 2001.
Read about some of the great Welsh players who have left their imprint in Welsh rugby history; Cliff Morgan, Gareth Edwards, J.P.R. Williams, Barry John, Phil Bennett. More recent greats, including Ieuan Evans, Jonathan Davies, and Neil Jenkins also feature.
A splendid gift for a fan of Welsh Rugby!
Your Gift Personalised
Personalise your Welsh Rugby Book by featuring the recipient’s Name and a Message on the certificate which appears on the title page. The recipient’s Name can also be gold embossed on the front cover.
These personalised Rugby Books are ‘Tabloid’ size 38 x 31cm, and beautifully bound in a choice of quality hardback covers. All reports in this book are taken from The Daily Mirror.
Standard Brown Leatherette Cover – A simple but elegant brown leatherette cover with the option to upgrade and emboss your name on the front cover.
Standard Brown Leatherette Cover (Colour Pages) – The same cover design as the above but with the added benefit of colour pages from 2006 onwards.
Red Luxury Leather Cover – A beautiful black leather cover, featuring colour print and gold embossing as standard, this deluxe cover option make for a truly special gift.