Michael O'Brien the man who ran across the pitch naked during a rugby match at
Michael O'Brien the man who ran across the pitch naked during a rugby match at Twickenham in 1974. PC Bruce Perry strategically places his helmet. 20th April 1974
1970s, 1974, 20th Century, Bizarre, Cover Up, Nudism, Police, Rugby Union, Streaking, Unusual, Weird
Prince of Wales presents cup to Cliff Porter, captain of The Invincibles
Prince of Wales presents cup to Cliff Porter, captain of The Invincibles, the nickname given to the 1924-25 New Zealand rugby union team which toured the United Kingdom, Ireland, France and Canada. The team was captained by Cliff Porter, and numbered among its top players George Nepia and brothers Cyril and Maurice Brownlie.
Between September 1924 and February 1925, the team played 32 games including four test matches, one each against Ireland, England, Wales, and France. They won all 32 games, scoring 838 points and only having 116 points scored against them.
22nd January 1925.
The Rumanian Rugby Team who are to play against Cardiff at Cardiff Arms Park
The Rumanian Rugby Team who are to play against Cardiff at Cardiff Arms Park, on September 7th, arrived in London this morning. Welsh Rugby Enthusiasts are showing tremendous interest in this visit of a touring team from behind the Iron curtain.
1950s, Groups, Rugby Union, Sport, Team