William Webb Ellis – inventor of rugby? – The West Australian

William Webb Ellis – inventor of rugby? – The West Australian
William Webb Ellis – inventor of rugby?The West Australian"In my first year, 1834, running with the ball to get a try by touching down within goal was not absolutely forbidden, but a jury of Rugby boys of that day would almost certainly have found a verdict of 'justifiable homicide' if a boy had been killed …and more »
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William Webb Ellis – inventor of rugby? – The West Australian