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IRB World Rugby Yearbook 2013 [Paperback]

Vision Sports Publishing
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Book Description

5 Nov 2012
The IRB World Rugby Yearbook is back and this bumper Lions Tour to Australia preview edition is packed with an unprecedented number of exclusive contributions by star names.

Sir Ian McGeechan and John Eales give insights into what it's like to coach the British & Irish Lions and face the tourists as part of a bumper preview to the 2013 tour to Australia, while Argentina legend Agustín Pichot reflects on the Pumas journey and debut year in The Rugby Championship. Will Greenwood, Tim Horan, Chris Paterson, Fabien Pelous and Sergio Parisse provide a personal perspective of their country s year since Rugby World Cup 2011, reliving the highs and lows on and off the pitch.

The Yearbook also reviews the RBS Six Nations from winning captain Sam Warburton's perspective, while Rob Kearney relives Leinster's successful defence of the Heineken Cup and Chiefs coach Dave Rennie reveals the secrets behind their maiden Super Rugby title. Nigel Starmer-Smith brings the 2011/12 HSBC Sevens World Series to life in his review as part of an expanded section on Sevens rugby, while an interview with England Sevens captain Michaela Staniford is the highlight of a new section on Women's Rugby. With more than 600 pages of features, analysis, tournament reviews, opinion, results, statistics and records, the IRB World Rugby Yearbook 2013 is an essential publication for Rugby fans around the world. The IRB World Rugby Yearbook is quite simply the most comprehensive rugby yearbook on the planet.

INCLUDES: FULL PREVIEW OF THE BRITISH & IRISH LIONS TOUR TO AUSTRALIA 2013, INCLUDING PIECES BY SIR IAN McGEECHAN AND JOHN EALES REFLECTIONS OF THE FIRST RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP BY AGUSTIN PICHOT THE ROAD TO RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 REVIEWS OF THE SIX NATIONS, THE RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP, AVIVA PREMIERSHIP, TOP 14, HEINEKEN CUP AND SUPER RUGBY TOURNAMENTS NEW SEPARATE WOMEN'S RUGBY AND SEVENS SECTIONS ALL-TIME TEST RESULTS COUNTRY-BY-COUNTRY REVIEWS, STATS AND RECORDS WORLD RUGBY RECORDS COVERAGE OF ALL IRB TOURNAMENTS IN 2012 FULL-COLOUR PICTURE SECTION REVIEWING THE YEAR AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!

Contributors to the book include: Sir Ian McGeechan, John Eales, Agustín Pichot, Sam Warburton, Nigel Starmer-Smith, Michaela Staniford, Tim Horan, Will Greenwood, Fabien Pelous, Sergio Parisse, Chris Paterson, Warren Gatland, Rob Kearney & Dave Rennie.


Product details

  • Paperback: 640 pages
  • Publisher: Vision Sports Publishing (5 Nov 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1907637672
  • ISBN-13: 978-1907637674
  • Product Dimensions: 5 x 15.2 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 324,119 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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'Congratulations to all concerned with the IRB World Rugby Yearbook... it has broken new ground.' --The Daily Telegraph

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Facts and Figures for the World of Rugby Union 27 Nov 2012
By Malcolm TOP 500 REVIEWER
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
This is the ideal yearbook of facts, figures and projections
for the Rugby Union fan and commentator, giving you a
complete record of World Rugby.

Whether you want to check out the records and statistics
for a player, your home nation or look up the fixtures
for the Lions 2013 Tour it is all here at your fingertips.

There is information on all participating countries,
a directory of unions and their website addresses
and information on the way new laws of the game are
being trialled. RBS 6 Nations, Women's Rugby and the
Elite Club Competitions plus lots more.

This edition includes features by Sir Ian McGeechan,
John Eales, Nigel Starmer-Smith, Sam Warburton and
Michaela Staniford to name but a few of the contributors.

For those who love to check out when players such as
Rob Andrew, JPR Williams and Will Carling first made
their mark all the stats are here in this excellent
yearbook of some 630+ pages.
Illustrated with quite a few pictures.
Published 2012.
Well worth a place on the book shelves of any R U fan.
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5.0 out of 5 stars If you are rugby mad! 7 Dec 2012
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This book is my Husband's Bible. I buy it every year. Well worth the money. Love rugby, you'll love this!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Lots of interesting facts 25 Mar 2014
By John G
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Well presented. Grweat book for anyone interested in rugby. It's a dip in and out of book to check facts or look back on history
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5.0 out of 5 stars As reliable as ever 31 Mar 2013
By S. Lark
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The usual combination of great articles and photos with John Griffiths' typically accurate statistics. I could almost refer you to last year's review.
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