Loose Amongst the Legends: A Memoir by Phil Gifford

By Phil Gifford

A memoir that starts off with Phil Gifford's own tale, by means of images of (mostly) sportspeople Phil had a certainly shut reference to, to the purpose the place he can inform tales that cross some distance past the general public conception, many screamingly humorous. The checklist, in no distinct order, is: Sir Peter Snell, Billy T James, Peter FitzSimons, Sir Fred Allen, Sir Peter Leitch, Todd Blackadder, Andrew Mehrtens, Joe Stanley, Sir John Kirwan, Valerie Adams, Louis Luyt, Andy Haden. in addition, Phil will enlighten readers at the influence his regulate ego, Loosehead Len Lacey, had on his occupation.

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