Nelson's Battle of the Botanics first steps to New Zealand rugby greatness – Stuff.co.nz


Nelson's Battle of the Botanics first steps to New Zealand rugby greatness – Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nzNelson's Battle of the Botanics first steps to New Zealand rugby greatnessStuff.co.nzThe teams had encountered each other in 1869, under a hybrid of Association and Australian Rules football in a match that took place over three afternoons. By 1870, both club and college had embraced the rules of rugby football at the suggestion of …and more »
Source: Rugby Rules News
Nelson's Battle of the Botanics first steps to New Zealand rugby greatness – Stuff.co.nz