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Against the Odds

Matt Te Pou and Maori Rugby

Against the Odds( )
Author: Te Pou, Matt
McILraith, Matt
Publication Date:Jan 2006
Publisher:Huia Publishers
Book Format:Paperback
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Book Description:

Traces the evolution of the New Zealand Maori team during the professional ruby era, as seen through the eyes of the players and coach Matt Te Pou - one of the most influential Maori figures in the game. The book highlights the development of the players' personal, cultural and rugby skills from 1995-2005. There are moments of sheer triumph and heartbreak, as well as an insiders view of some of the more colourful incidents in the modern history of the New Zealand Maori team.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Rugby
Biography & Autobiography / General
Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.165 x 8.19 Inches
Book Weight:1.155 Pounds
Author Biography
Te Pou, Matt (Author)
Robbie Deans is the former editor of the national rugby weekly Rugby News and was the media manager for the All Blacks, the Crusaders and then the Wallabies. He is the author of several books including Against the Odds: Matt Te Pou and Maori Rugby and Robbie Deans: Red, Black and Gold.


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