Refuse to be Denied

My Grand Slam Year
Product Number: EB00573454
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781471113109
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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Sam Warbuton has had an incredible year. In the summer of 2011, at the age of only 22, he was asked to captain his country, leading Wales into the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. The team's scintillating progression through the tournament reached a nail-biting height as Wales met France in the semi-final. With a nation's hopes resting on his shoulders, Warbuton made 'that' tackle on Vincent Clerc and was shown the red card. Outcry ensued, and the Wales captain experienced great lows despite being named Player of the Tournament by many commentators. Picking himself up from the suffocating media attention, Warbuton was determined to rectify Welsh fortunes and strode into the 6 Nations. Battling injuries he led Wales to a magnificent Six Nations. This is his moment. This is his Grand Slam year.

Author(s): Sam Warburton
Genre: Sports
Original Publish Date: Oct 11, 2012

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